Planning & Urban Design: Planning and Sustainability

  • Rural Change and Planning: England and Wales in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Rural Change and Planning

    England and Wales in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Gordon E. Cherry, Alan Rogers

    Originally published in 1996 Rural Change and Planning describes the turbulent changes that have occurred in rural England and Wales since the outbreak of the First World War. The book describes the changes from an agriculturally-dominated countryside to one which has had to increasingly adapt to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Green and Smart Technologies for Smart Cities book cover

    Green and Smart Technologies for Smart Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pradeep Tomar, Gurjit Kaur

    The book starts with an overview of the role of cities in climate change and environmental pollution worldwide, followed by the concept description of smart cities and their expected features, focusing on green technology innovation. This book explores the energy management strategies required to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-20 
    CRC Press

  • Cultural Mega-Events: Opportunities and Risks for Heritage Cities book cover

    Cultural Mega-Events

    Opportunities and Risks for Heritage Cities, 1st Edition

    By Zachary Jones

    Mega-events have long been used by cities as a strategy to secure global recognition and attract future economic investment. While cultural mega-events have become increasingly popular, cities have begun questioning the traditional model of other events such as the Olympic Games with many candidate…

    Hardback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Zero-Waste: Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future book cover

    Zero-Waste

    Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future, 1st Edition

    By Atiq Zaman, Tahmina Ahsan

    This book analyses ‘zero-waste’ as an emerging waste management strategy for the future, which considers waste prevention through innovative design and sustainable consumption practices. Drawing on a diverse range of case studies from Australia, Bangladesh, Japan, New Zealand, Sweden and the USA,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Net-Positive Design and Sustainable Urban Development book cover

    Net-Positive Design and Sustainable Urban Development

    1st Edition

    By Janis Birkeland

    ‘Sustainable’ urban planning, policy and design professes to solve sustainability problems, but often depletes and degrades ever more resources and ecosystems and concentrates wealth and concretize social disparities. Positive Development theory holds that development could create more net…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Regeneration, Heritage and Sustainable Communities in Turkey: Challenges, Complexities and Potentials book cover

    Regeneration, Heritage and Sustainable Communities in Turkey

    Challenges, Complexities and Potentials, 1st Edition

    By Muge Akkar Ercan

    Over the last three decades, historic housing areas have become one of the major concerns in urban regeneration, housing renovation and conservation projects. Since the late 1990s, the notion of community, sustainability and sustainable community have become rising issues in the urban regeneration…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Environmental Compliance and Sustainability: Global Challenges and Perspectives book cover

    Environmental Compliance and Sustainability

    Global Challenges and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Daniel T. Rogers

    This book provides a critical understanding of the challenges that exist in protecting the local and global environment through compliance efforts using existing environmental regulations. The best compliance measures with the most useful regulations from over 50 countries are surveyed and are…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
    CRC Press

  • Microbial Electrochemical Technologies book cover

    Microbial Electrochemical Technologies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sonia Tiquia-Arashiro, Deepak Pant

    This book encompasses the most updated and recent account of research and implementation of Microbial Electrochemical Technologies (METs) from pioneers and experienced researchers in the field who have been working in the interface of electrochemistry and microbiology/biotechnology for many years.…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    CRC Press

  • Living Architecture, Living Cities: Soul-Nourishing Sustainability book cover

    Living Architecture, Living Cities

    Soul-Nourishing Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Day, Julie Gwilliam

    It’s widely accepted that our environment is in crisis. Less widely recognized is that three quarters of environmental damage is due to cities – the places where most of us live. As this powerful new book elucidates, global sustainability is therefore directly dependent on urban design. In Living…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge

  • The Creative Arts in Governance of Urban Renewal and Development book cover

    The Creative Arts in Governance of Urban Renewal and Development

    1st Edition

    By Rory Shand

    This book focuses on the role of the creative sector in the governance of urban renewal and economic development initiatives. Rory Shand examines the ways in which both the top-down nature of the creative sector, and the bottom-up roles of creative arts organisations, drive development and engage…

    Hardback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • EDRA 1: Proceedings of the 1st Annual Environmental Design Research Association Conference book cover

    EDRA 1

    Proceedings of the 1st Annual Environmental Design Research Association Conference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Henry Sanoff, Sidney Cohn

    Originally published in 1970, EDRA 1 is a record of the conference proceedings of the 1st annual Environmental Design Research Association conference. The papers featured in this volume represent the proceedings of the conference and are concerned mainly with contributions of scientific disciplines…

    Hardback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Zoning: A Guide for 21st-Century Planning book cover

    Zoning

    A Guide for 21st-Century Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elliott Sclar, Bernadette Baird-Zars, Lauren Ames Fisher, Valerie Stahl

    Zoning is at once a key technical competency of urban planning practice and a highly politicized regulatory tool. How this contradiction between the technical and political is resolved has wide-reaching implications for urban equity and sustainability, two key concerns of urban planning. Moving…

    Paperback – 2019-11-22 
    Routledge

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