Taylor & Francis India: Urban Studies

  • Urban Growth Patterns in India: Spatial Analysis for Sustainable Development book cover

    Urban Growth Patterns in India

    Spatial Analysis for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bharath H Aithal, T.V. Ramachandra

    This book uses spatio-temporal analysis to understand urbanisation in Indian cities and explain the concept and impact of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. It creates a GHG footprint for Indian cities and engages in a discussion about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    CRC Press

  • Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis: Volume 1: Concepts and Theory book cover

    Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis

    Volume 1: Concepts and Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan Turner, Hannah Wolf, Gregor Fitzi, Jürgen Mackert

    Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis addresses the fact that in the beginning of the twenty-first century the majority of the world’s population is urbanized, a social fact that has turned cities more than ever into focal sites of social change. Multiple economic and political strategies…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis: Volume 2: Urban Neo-liberalisation book cover

    Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis

    Volume 2: Urban Neo-liberalisation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan Turner, Hannah Wolf, Gregor Fitzi, Jürgen Mackert

    The contributions to Urban Neo-liberalisation bring together critical analyses of the dynamics and processes neo-liberalism has facilitated in urban contexts. Recent developments, such as intensified economic investment and exposure to aggressive strategies of banks, hedge-funds and investors, and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis: Volume 3: Figurations of Conflict and Resistance book cover

    Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis

    Volume 3: Figurations of Conflict and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan Turner, Hannah Wolf, Gregor Fitzi, Jürgen Mackert

    At times of triumphant neo-liberalism cities increasingly become objects of financial speculation. Formally, social and political rights might not be abolished, yet factually they have become inaccessible for large parts of the population. The contributions gathered in this volume shed light on the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Disruptive Urbanism: Implications of the ‘Sharing Economy’ for Cities, Regions, and Urban Policy book cover

    Disruptive Urbanism

    Implications of the ‘Sharing Economy’ for Cities, Regions, and Urban Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicole Gurran, Paul J Maginn, Paul Burton, Crystal Legacy, Carey Curtis, Anthony Kent, Geoffrey Binder

    Disruptive Urbanism examines how different forms and modes of the so called "sharing economy" are manifesting in cities and regions throughout the world, and how policy makers are responding to these disruptions. The emergence of the so called "sharing economy" and the "disruptive technologies"…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Commoning the City: Empirical Perspectives on Urban Ecology, Economics and Ethics book cover

    Commoning the City

    Empirical Perspectives on Urban Ecology, Economics and Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Derya Özkan, Güldem Baykal Büyüksaraç

    This collection seeks to expand the limits of current debates about urban commoning practices that imply a radical will to establish collaborative and solidarity networks based on anti-capitalist principles of economics, ecology and ethics. The chapters in this volume draw on case studies in a…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • City, Space and Politics in the Global South book cover

    City, Space and Politics in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bikramaditya K. Choudhary, Arun K. Singh, Diganta Das

    Cities are centres of exciting events, flows, movements and contradictions that produce both opportunities and challenges. Evolved through the centuries, they display layers of spatial, cultural and socio-economic diversity and contestations, which are articulated in multiple ways. It is in this…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Healthy Urban Environments: More-than-Human Theories book cover

    Healthy Urban Environments

    More-than-Human Theories, 1st Edition

    By Cecily Maller

    Set in the ‘human–environment’ interaction space, this book applies new theoretical and practical insights to understanding what makes healthy urban environments. It stems from recognition that the world is rapidly urbanising and the international concern with how to create healthy settings and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation: Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict book cover

    Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation

    Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Kristian Lasslett

    From the social cleansing of cities through to indigenous land struggles at the frontline of extraction megaprojects, planetary urbanisation is a contested process that is radically shaping social life and the sustainability of human civilisation. In this pioneering intervention, it is maintained…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Reimagining Industrial Sites: Changing Histories and Landscapes book cover

    Reimagining Industrial Sites

    Changing Histories and Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Heatherington

    The discourse around derelict, former industrial and military sites has grown in recent years. This interest is not only theoretical, and landscape professionals are taking new approaches to the design and development of these sites. This book examines the varied ways in which the histories and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

  • Planning Metropolitan Australia book cover

    Planning Metropolitan Australia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Hamnett, Robert Freestone

    Australia has long been a highly (sub)urbanized nation, but the major distinctive feature of its contemporary settlement pattern is that the great majority of Australians live in a small number of large metropolitan areas focused on the state capital cities. The development and application of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Heritage Sites in Contemporary China: Cultural Policies and Management Practices book cover

    Heritage Sites in Contemporary China

    Cultural Policies and Management Practices, 1st Edition

    By Luca Zan, Bing Yu, Jianli Yu, Haiming Yan

    Heritage Sites in Contemporary China: Cultural Policies and Management Practices focuses on cultural heritage policies in China emerging in the period of the 11th and 12th Five Year Plans. Various important Chinese sites across China are investigated, including Luoyang Sui, Daming Gong, Niuheliang,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Planning, Heritage and Sustainability

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