Planning & Urban Design: Housing and Communities

  • 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

  • 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

  • Architecture, Space and Memory of Resurrection in Northern Ireland: Shareness in a Divided Nation book cover

    Architecture, Space and Memory of Resurrection in Northern Ireland

    Shareness in a Divided Nation, 1st Edition

    By Mohamed Gamal Abdelmonem, Gehan Selim

    Northern Ireland has a complex urbanism with multi-layered socio-spatial politics. In this environment issues of communication, self-representation and expression of identity are central to the experience of urban space and architecture where the dichotomy of division and shared living are…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • 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

  • Urban Social Sustainability: Theory, Policy and Practice book cover

    Urban Social Sustainability

    Theory, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reza Shirazi, Ramin Keivani

    This ground breaking volume raises radical critiques and proposes innovative solutions for social sustainability in the built environment. Urban Social Sustainability provides an in-depth insight into the discourse and argues that every urban intervention has a social sustainability…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Residential Real Estate: Urban & Regional Economic Analysis book cover

    Residential Real Estate

    Urban & Regional Economic Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Anupam Nanda

    Residential Real Estate introduces readers to the economic fundamentals and emerging issues in housing markets. The book investigates housing market issues within local, regional, national and international contexts in order to provide students with an understanding of the economic principles that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Greening Affordable Housing: An Interactive Approach book cover

    Greening Affordable Housing

    An Interactive Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Abdullateef Olanrewaju, Zalina Shari, Zhonghua Gou

    Global sustainability goals have led to increased development of the green building movement. However, books specifically dealing with greening affordable housing that also guide housing stakeholders at different life cycles, are limited. This book intends to fill that gap. Affordability and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-25 
    CRC Press

  • Housing Policy in Britain and Europe book cover

    Housing Policy in Britain and Europe

    1st Edition

    By Gavin McCrone

    Originally published in 1995. A comprehensive survey of housing policy throughout Europe, anchored in a thorough analysis of the UK, this book is a text for students of housing at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The book considers housing tenure types and looks at standards of living,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

  • The Economics of Real Property: An Analysis of Property Values and Patterns of Use book cover

    The Economics of Real Property

    An Analysis of Property Values and Patterns of Use, 1st Edition

    By Ralph Turvey

    Originally published in 1957. This book applies modern economic theory to the subject of land economics. The author is primarily concerned to show the role of analysis, with the main emphasis on urban real property. The first part discusses the working of the price mechanism in the property market.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

  • Design for a Sustainable Culture: Perspectives, Practices and Education book cover

    Design for a Sustainable Culture

    Perspectives, Practices and Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Skjerven, Janne Reitan

    As culture is becoming increasingly recognised as a crucial element of sustainable development, design competence has emerged as a useful tool in creating a meaningful life within a sustainable mental, cultural and physical environment. Design for a Sustainable Culture explores the relationship…

    Paperback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

  • Planning, Housing and Infrastructure for Smart Villages book cover

    Planning, Housing and Infrastructure for Smart Villages

    1st Edition

    By Hemanta Doloi, Ray Green, Sally Donovan

    Some 7.3 billion people currently live on the planet. Of these, 3.4 billion live in rural areas. In just a few regions—Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa—less than 50 per cent of poverty is now located in rural areas. But for the rest of the world's regions between 55 per cent and 80…

    Paperback – 2018-12-21 
    Routledge

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