Taylor & Francis India: Urban Studies

  • Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions: An African Context book cover

    Responsible and Smart Land Management Interventions

    An African Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Timo de Vries, John Tiah Bugri, Fatima Mandhu

    This book showcases new empirical findings on the conceptualization, design, and evaluation of land management interventions. It addresses two crucial aspects: how and under which conditions such interventions are responsible, and how such interventions can be supported by smart technologies. This…

    Hardback – 2020-07-23 
    CRC Press

  • Dilemmas of Sustainable Urban Development: A View from Practice book cover

    Dilemmas of Sustainable Urban Development

    A View from Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Metzger, Jenny Lindblad

    Dilemmas of Sustainable Urban Development offers valuable insights into a difficult line of work whose practice inevitably requires a confrontation with fundamental conflicts between divergent goals, and therefore also demands difficult choices and compromises. With contributions from leading…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 
    Routledge

  • Psychological Perspectives on Walking: Interventions for Achieving Change book cover

    Psychological Perspectives on Walking

    Interventions for Achieving Change, 1st Edition

    By Matúš Šucha, Ralf Risser

    Psychological Perspectives on Walking provides a comprehensive overview of the benefits of walking and shows how we can encourage people to walk more based on psychological principles. It examines how walking significantly improves health, positively impacts the environment, contributes to…

    Paperback – 2020-07-13 
    Routledge

  • The City Reader book cover

    The City Reader

    7th Edition

    Edited by Richard T. LeGates, Frederic Stout

    The 7th edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best classic and contemporary writings on the city. Sixty-three selections are included: forty-five from the 6th edition and eighteen new selections, including three newly written exclusively for The City Reader. The…

    Paperback – 2020-06-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Urban Reader Series

  • Urban Watersheds: Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition book cover

    Urban Watersheds

    Geology, Contamination, Environmental Regulations, and Sustainability, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel T. Rogers

    Understanding that the natural world beneath our feet is the point at which civilization meets the natural world is critical to the success of restoration and prevention efforts to reduce contaminant impacts and improve the global environment because of one simple fact – contaminants do not respect…

    Hardback – 2020-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia: Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment book cover

    Urbanisation at Risk in the Pacific and Asia

    Disasters, Climate Change and Resilience in the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Sanderson, Laura Bruce

    This book presents practical approaches for tackling the threats from climate change and disasters to urban growth in Pacific island countries and Asian nations. With chapters written by leading scholars and practitioners, Urbanisation at Risk presents research and case studies from island…

    Paperback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge

  • Deeper City: Collective Intelligence and the Pathways from Smart to Wise book cover

    Deeper City

    Collective Intelligence and the Pathways from Smart to Wise, 1st Edition

    By Joe Ravetz

    Deeper City is the first major application of new thinking on ‘deeper complexity’, applied to grand challenges such as runaway urbanization, climate change and rising inequality. The author provides a new framework for the collective intelligence – the capacity for learning and synergy – in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge

  • The Design of Urban Manufacturing book cover

    The Design of Urban Manufacturing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert N. Lane, Nina Rappaport

    American cities are rediscovering the economic and social value of urban manufacturing. However, urban manufacturing is often invisible and poorly understood in terms of urban design, architecture, and policy. The Design of Urban Manufacturing brings a multidisciplinary approach to a new complex…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31
    Routledge

  • Cities of Opportunities: Connecting Culture and Innovation book cover

    Cities of Opportunities

    Connecting Culture and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Pomeroy

    Culture refers to not only the arts but also other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively. It similarly refers to the customs, institutions, and achievements of a social group, a people, or a nation. Innovation refers to the action or process of change, alteration,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-21
    Routledge

  • Writing for Planners: A Handbook for Students and Professionals in Writing, Editing, and Document Production book cover

    Writing for Planners

    A Handbook for Students and Professionals in Writing, Editing, and Document Production, 1st Edition

    By Claudia Kousoulas

    Writing is never easy, but this book can make it easier. With attentiveness and experience, Claudia Kousoulas gives readers applied writing, editing, and production approaches that provide a clear path to completing a document and tools that ensure it is engaging and professional. The book follows…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Spatial Practices: Modes of Action and Engagement with the City book cover

    Spatial Practices

    Modes of Action and Engagement with the City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Dodd

    This book explores ‘spatial practices’, a loose and expandable set of approaches that embrace the political and the activist, the performative and the curatorial, the architectural and the urban. Acting upon and engaging with the public realm, the field of spatial practices allows people to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Real Estate Development and Finance book cover

    Introduction to Real Estate Development and Finance

    1st Edition

    By Richard M. Levy

    This book provides readers with a basic understanding of the principles that underlie real estate development. A brief historical overview and an introduction to basic principles are followed by examples from practice. Case studies focus on how cities change and respond to the economic,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

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