Planning & Urban Design: Planning and Sustainability

  • Sustainability in Transition: Principles for Developing Solutions book cover

    Sustainability in Transition

    Principles for Developing Solutions

    By Travis Gliedt, Kelli Larson

    Sustainability in Transition: Principles for Developing Solutions offers the first in-depth education-focused treatment of how to address sustainability in a comprehensive manner. The textbook is structured as a learning-centered approach to walk students through the process of linking sustainable…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Social Sustainability, Climate Resilience and Community-Based Urban Development: What About the People? book cover

    Social Sustainability, Climate Resilience and Community-Based Urban Development

    What About the People?

    By Cathy Baldwin, Robin King

    This book offers blue sky thinking from the applied social and behavioural sciences, and urban planning. It looks at case studies from twelve countries around the world focusing on initiatives for housing, public space, and transport stops, and also natural disasters.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Revitalizing Urban Waterway Communities: Streams of Environmental Justice book cover

    Revitalizing Urban Waterway Communities

    Streams of Environmental Justice

    By Richard Smardon, Sharon Moran, April Baptiste

    The revitalizing and restoration of rivers, creeks and streams is a major focus of urban conservation activity throughout North America and Europe. This book presents models and examples for organizing multiple stakeholders for purposes of waterway revitalization – if not restoration – within a…

    Hardback – 2018-06-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Regenerative Urban Design and Ecosystem Biomimicry book cover

    Regenerative Urban Design and Ecosystem Biomimicry

    By Maibritt Pedersen Zari

    It is clear that the climate is changing and ecosystems are degrading. Humans must mitigate the causes of, and adapt to climate change and the loss of biodiversity, as the impacts of these changes become more apparent and demand urgent responses. These pressures, combined with mass global…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

  • Routledge Handbook of Sustainability Indicators book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sustainability Indicators

    Edited by Simon Bell, Stephen Morse

    This handbook provides researchers and students with an overview of the field of sustainability indicators (SIs) as applied in the interdisciplinary field of sustainable development. The editors have sought to include views from the center ground of SI development but also divergent views which…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Planning Practice: Critical Perspectives from the UK book cover

    Planning Practice

    Critical Perspectives from the UK

    Edited by Jessica Ferm, John Tomaney

    Planning Practice: Critical Perspectives from the UK provides the only comprehensive overview of contemporary planning practice in the UK. Drawing on contributions from leading researchers in the field, it examines the tools, contexts and outcomes of planning practice. Part I examines planning…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge

  • Suburbia Reimagined: Ageing and Increasing Populations in the Low-Rise City book cover

    Suburbia Reimagined

    Ageing and Increasing Populations in the Low-Rise City

    By Leon van Schaik, Nigel Bertram

    Worldwide more and more people are living in cities, with suburbs conceived as appendages to the city, not as part of the city system densely populated and offering a full range of services. But suburbs are not the city spread too thin, and in fact hold potentials for a lived complexity as…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Preservation: Where Environmental and Heritage Conservation Overlap book cover

    Sustainable Preservation

    Where Environmental and Heritage Conservation Overlap

    By Barry Stiefel, Amalia Leifeste

    Sustainable Preservation: Where Heritage Preservation and Environmental Conservation Overlap brings together ecological conservation theory and heritage preservation theory and shows how these two realms have common purpose. Through theoretical discussion and illustrative examples the book…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Streets Reconsidered: Inclusive Design for the Public Realm book cover

    Streets Reconsidered

    Inclusive Design for the Public Realm

    By Daniel Iacofano, Mukul Malhotra

    re:Streets is a fundamental rethinking of America's streets. It explores the future of streets and what America's roadways could be if they were designed for living, instead of just driving. The book includes: detailed design guidelines, fully illustrated, four color case studies of successful…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Urban Living Labs: Experimenting with City Futures book cover

    Urban Living Labs

    Experimenting with City Futures

    Edited by Simon Marvin, Harriet Bulkeley, Lindsay Mai, Kes McCormick, Yuliya Voytenko Palgan

    All cities face a pressing challenge – how can they provide economic prosperity and social cohesion while achieving environmental sustainability? In response, new collaborations are emerging in the form of urban living labs – sites devised to design, test and learn from social and technical…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16 
    Routledge

  • Livable Cities from a Global Perspective book cover

    Livable Cities from a Global Perspective

    Edited by Roger W. Caves, Fritz Wagner

    Livable Cities from a Global Perspective offers case studies from around the world on how cities approach livability. They address the fundamental question, what is considered "livable?" The journey each city has taken or is currently taking is unique and context specific. There is no thing as a…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Business: Key Issues book cover

    Sustainable Business

    Key Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Kopnina, John Blewitt

    Sustainable Business: Key Issues is the first comprehensive introductory-level textbook to address the interface between environmental challenges and business solutions to provide an overview of the basic concepts of sustainability, sustainable business, and business ethics. The book introduces…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

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