Planning & Urban Design: City and Urban Planning

  • Unsustainable Transport and Transition in China book cover

    Unsustainable Transport and Transition in China

    By Becky PY Loo

    This book discusses various transport sustainability issues from the perspective of developing countries, exploring key issues, problems and potential solutions for improving transport sustainability in China. It first reviews the current transport sustainability baselines in the three key…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development

  • From Student to Urban Planner: Young Practitioners’ Reflections on Contemporary Ethical Challenges book cover

    From Student to Urban Planner

    Young Practitioners’ Reflections on Contemporary Ethical Challenges

    Edited by Tuna Tasan-Kok, Mark Oranje

    For many young planners, the noble intentions with going to planning school seem starkly out of place in the neoliberal worlds they have come to inhabit. For some, the huge gap between the power they thought they would have and what they actually do, is not only worrying, but also deeply…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge
    RTPI Library Series

  • Directions in Person-Environment Research and Practice (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Directions in Person-Environment Research and Practice (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Jack Nasar, Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    First published in 1999, this book presents a fresh and diverse set of perspectives representing key directions of research and practice in the field of environmental design research. Leading researchers in various areas of person-environment research, such as privacy, children’s environment,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Designing for Designers (Routledge Revivals): Lessons Learned from Schools of Architecture book cover

    Designing for Designers (Routledge Revivals)

    Lessons Learned from Schools of Architecture

    By Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Jack Nasar, Thomas Fisher

    First published in 2007, this book examines the designs of seventeen architecture and design schools and answers questions such as: How has architectural education evolved and what is its future? Are architectural schools discernible types of designs and what are their effects on those who…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Quito Papers and the New Urban Agenda book cover

    The Quito Papers and the New Urban Agenda

    By Un-Habitat

    The future is urban. Indeed, the battle for sustainable development will be won or lost in cities. Not a moment too soon, then, that urbanization is suddenly at the centre of global policy making. In 2015 the governments of the UN adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and in 2016 they…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Planning History book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Planning History

    Edited by Carola Hein

    The Handbook of Planning History offers a comprehensive interdisciplinary overview of planning history since its emergence in the late 19th century, investigating the history of the discipline, its core writings, key people, institutions, vehicles, education, and practice. Combining theoretical,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Designing the Compassionate City: Creating Places Where People Thrive book cover

    Designing the Compassionate City

    Creating Places Where People Thrive

    By Jenny Donovan

    Designing the Compassionate City outlines an approach to urban design that is centred on an explicit recognition of the inherent dignity of all people. It suggests whether we thrive or decline – as individuals or as a community – is dependent on our ability to fulfil the full spectrum of our needs.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Transportation book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Transportation

    Edited by Dusan Teodorovic

    The Routledge Handbook of Transportation offers a current and comprehensive survey of transportation planning and engineering research. It provides a step-by-step introduction to research related to traffic engineering and control, transportation planning, and performance measurement and evaluation…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Planning and Citizenship book cover

    Planning and Citizenship

    By Luigi Mazza

    Planning is undergoing a period of profound change and risks losing meaning and authority by becoming merely a tool for financial speculation and generating capital. Planning and Citizenship seeks to rediscover planning’s technical and theoretical roots by reconstructing the memory of planning…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Paris Under Construction: Building Sites and Urban Transformation in the 1960s book cover

    Paris Under Construction

    Building Sites and Urban Transformation in the 1960s

    By Jacob Paskins

    During the 1960s, building sites in Paris became spaces that expressed preoccupations about urban transformation, labour immigration and national identity. As new buildings and infrastructure changed the city, building sites revealed the substandard living and working conditions of migrant…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Place and Placelessness Revisited book cover

    Place and Placelessness Revisited

    Edited by Robert Freestone, Edgar Liu

    Since its publication in 1976, Ted Relph’s Place and Placelessness has been an influential text in thinking about cities and city life across disciplines, including human geography, sociology, architecture, planning, and urban design. For four decades, ideas put forward by this seminal work have…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Sustainability Policy, Planning and Gentrification in Cities book cover

    Sustainability Policy, Planning and Gentrification in Cities

    By Susannah Bunce

     Sustainability Policy, Planning and Gentrification in Cities explores the growing convergences between urban sustainability policy, planning practices, and gentrification in cities. Via a study of governmental policy and planning initiatives and informal, community-based forms of…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

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