Taylor & Francis India: Urban Studies

  • Nation-branding in Practice: The Politics of Promoting Sports, Cities and Universities in Kazakhstan and Qatar book cover

    Nation-branding in Practice

    The Politics of Promoting Sports, Cities and Universities in Kazakhstan and Qatar, 1st Edition

    By Kristin Anabel Eggeling

    This book investigates the political implications of country promotion through practices of ‘nation-branding’ by drawing on contemporary examples from the sports, urban development and higher education sector in Kazakhstan and Qatar. Nation-branding has emerged as a central practice of…

    Hardback – 2020-06-13 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Infrastructure of Injustice: State and Politics in Manipur and Northeast India book cover

    Infrastructure of Injustice

    State and Politics in Manipur and Northeast India, 1st Edition

    By Raile Rocky Ziipao

    This book examines the dynamics of infrastructure development in Northeast India especially Manipur from a socio-anthropological perspective. It looks at the pattern and distribution of infrastructure in the region to analyse the impact of education, roads and healthcare on the livelihoods,…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge India

  • Seoul, Korea's Global City: A New Urbanism for Upward Mobility book cover

    Seoul, Korea's Global City

    A New Urbanism for Upward Mobility, 1st Edition

    By Kyoung-Ho Shin, Michael Timberlake

    Seoul, as one of Asia’s rising global cities, has been a place where enormous changes in politics, industry, and culture have taken place over the last five decades. This book explores the new urbanism in Seoul from the perspective of global political economy, focusing on the contexts in which the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Narrative Environments and Experience Design: Space as a Medium of Communication book cover

    Narrative Environments and Experience Design

    Space as a Medium of Communication, 1st Edition

    By Tricia Austin

    This book argues narrative, people and place are inseparable and pursues the consequences of this insight through the design of narrative environments. This a new and distinct area of practice that weaves together and extends narrative theory, spatial theory and design theory. Examples of narrative…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand: Fitting In and Sticking Out book cover

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand

    Fitting In and Sticking Out, 1st Edition

    By Anjalee Cohen

    Youth Culture and Identity in Northern Thailand examines how young people in urban Chiang Mai construct an identity at the intersection of global capitalism, state ideologies and local culture. Drawing on over 15 years of ethnographic research, the book explores the impact of rapid urbanisation…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Law and the New Urban Agenda

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The New Urban Agenda (NUA), adopted in 2016 at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, represents a globally shared understanding of the vital link between urbanization and a sustainable future. At the heart of this new vision…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Creative Cluster Development: Governance, Place-Making and Entrepreneurship book cover

    Creative Cluster Development

    Governance, Place-Making and Entrepreneurship, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marlen Komorowski, Ike Picone

    In recent decades, the importance of creative cluster development has gained increasing recognition from national and regional governments. Increasingly, governments have been investing in initiatives and urban development plans that aim to create or support localized creative industries. Our…

    Hardback – 2020-05-11 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • Sharing Mobilities: New Perspectives for the Mobile Risk Society book cover

    Sharing Mobilities

    New Perspectives for the Mobile Risk Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Sven Kesselring, Dennis Zuev

    Sharing Mobilities focuses on the emergence of future sustainable and collaborative mobility cultures. At the intersection of physical and virtual capacity and access to people, goods, ideas and services, this book poses fundamental challenges and opportunities for governance, economy, planning,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge
    Cosmobilities

  • The Cultural Politics of Urban Development in South Korea: Art, Memory and Urban Boosterism in Gwangju book cover

    The Cultural Politics of Urban Development in South Korea

    Art, Memory and Urban Boosterism in Gwangju, 1st Edition

    By HaeRan Shin

    This book analyses the cultural politics of urban development in Gwangju, South Korea, and illustrates the implementation of state-led arts-based urban boosterism efforts in the context of political trauma and the desire for economic growth. The book explores urban development that is complicated…

    Hardback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pacific Rim Geographies

  • Urban Renewal in India: Accommodating People, Ideas and Lifeworlds in Mumbai's Redeveloping Chawls book cover

    Urban Renewal in India

    Accommodating People, Ideas and Lifeworlds in Mumbai's Redeveloping Chawls, 1st Edition

    By Pablo Holwitt

    This book interrogates contemporary processes of neoliberal urban renewal in the Global South by studying the model of chawl-redevelopment in Mumbai, India. The model of chawl-redevelopment is used to address questions surrounding contemporary urban renewal. Focusing on attempts to redevelop Mumbai…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Urban South Asia

  • Urban Neighbourhood Formations: Boundaries, Narrations and Intimacies book cover

    Urban Neighbourhood Formations

    Boundaries, Narrations and Intimacies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hilal Alkan, Nazan Maksudyan

    This book examines the formation of urban neighbourhoods in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia. It departs from ‘neighbourhoods’ to consider identity, coexistence, solidarity, and violence in relations to a place.   Urban Neighbourhood Formations revolves around three major aspects of making…

    Hardback – 2020-04-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Urban Architectures in Interwar Yugoslavia book cover

    Urban Architectures in Interwar Yugoslavia

    1st Edition

    By Tanja D. Conley

    Resulting from a twenty-year period of research, this book seeks to challenge contradictions between the concepts of national and modern architectures promoted among the most pronounced national groups of Yugoslavia: Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. It spans from the beginning of their nation-building…

    Hardback – 2020-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

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