Planning & Urban Design: Community Planning and Planning Techniques

  • A Future for Planning: Taking Responsibility for Twenty-First Century Challenges book cover

    A Future for Planning

    Taking Responsibility for Twenty-First Century Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Michael Harris

    As well as being spatial, planning is necessarily also about the future – and yet time has been relatively neglected in the academic, practice and policy literature on planning. Time, in particular the need for longer-term thinking, is critical to responding effectively to a range of pressing…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    RTPI Library Series

  • Neoliberal Housing Policy: An International Perspective book cover

    Neoliberal Housing Policy

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Keith Jacobs

    Neoliberal Housing Policy considers some of the most significant housing issues facing the West today, including the increasing commodification of housing; the political economy surrounding homeownership; the role of public housing; the problem of homelessness; the ways that housing accentuates…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Housing Studies

  • Public Infrastructure, Private Finance: Developer Obligations and Responsibilities book cover

    Public Infrastructure, Private Finance

    Developer Obligations and Responsibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Demetrio Muñoz Gielen, Erwin van der Krabben

    Traditionally, the public sector has been responsible for the provision of all public goods necessary to support sustainable urban development, including public infrastructure such as roads, parks, social facilities, climate mitigation and adaptation, and affordable housing. With the shift in…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Community Development for Social Change book cover

    Community Development for Social Change

    1st Edition

    By Rod Purcell, Dave Beck

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Housing Policy Innovation in the Global South book cover

    Housing Policy Innovation in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paavo Monkkonen

    Housing problems have become increasingly complex in the Global South. An increased pressure to upgrade older stock, to provide adequate infrastructure, and bring city amenities to urban peripheries compounds the continued need for new housing of a decent standard. This comprehensive volume…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Race, Diversity and Planning: the British experience in context book cover

    Race, Diversity and Planning

    the British experience in context, 1st Edition

    By Huw Thomas, Richard Gale

    Race, Diversity and Planning: the British experience in context considers the relationship between a realist account of racism and theories of multi-culturalism in contemporary Britain. Exploring how planning is affected by and affects the racialization of social relations, Race, Diversity and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Property Rights from Below: Commodification of Land and the Counter-Movement book cover

    Property Rights from Below

    Commodification of Land and the Counter-Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Balakrishnan Rajagopal, Olivier De Schutter

    Recent years have seen a globalization of property rights as the Western conception of property rights over land has extended across the world. As formerly community-owned land and natural resources are privatized and titling schemes proliferate, Property Rights from Below questions the trend…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • The Urban Fix: Resilient Cities in the War Against Climate Change, Heat Islands and Overpopulation book cover

    The Urban Fix

    Resilient Cities in the War Against Climate Change, Heat Islands and Overpopulation, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Kelbaugh

    Cities are one of the most significant contributors to global climate change. The rapid speed at which urban centers use large amounts of resources adds to the global crisis and can lead to extreme local heat. The Urban Fix addresses how urban design, planning, and policies can counter the threats…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge

  • The Virtual and the Real in Planning and Urban Design: Perspectives, Practices and Applications book cover

    The Virtual and the Real in Planning and Urban Design

    Perspectives, Practices and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Yamu, Alenka Poplin, Oswald Devisch, Gert De Roo

    The Virtual and the Real in Planning and Urban Design: Perspectives, Practices and Applications explores the merging relationship between physical and virtual spaces in planning and urban design. Technological advances such as smart sensors, interactive screens, locative media and evolving…

    Paperback – 2019-03-06 
    Routledge

  • Business Retention and Expansion (BRE): A Practical Approach to Economic Development book cover

    Business Retention and Expansion (BRE)

    A Practical Approach to Economic Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Darger, Alan Barefield, Brent D. Hales

    Business retention and expansion (BRE) is regarded as the most practical and accessible method for economic development at the city, town or neighborhood scale. This comprehensive volume centers on the belief that BRE is the top responsibility for a community economic development official. BRE is…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Community Development – Current Issues Series

  • Public Space Design and Social Cohesion: An International Comparison book cover

    Public Space Design and Social Cohesion

    An International Comparison, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Aelbrecht, Quentin Stevens

    Social cohesion is often perceived as being under threat from the increasing cultural and economic differences in contemporary cities and the increasing intensity of urban life. Public space, in its role as the main stage for social interactions between strangers, clearly plays a role in…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

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