Planning & Urban Design: Planning and Sustainability

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Second Homes book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Second Homes

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Dieter Muller

    Second homes have become an increasingly important component of both tourism and housing studies. They can directly and indirectly contribute a significant number of domestic and international visitors to destinations but, importantly with respect to long-term destination development, may be part…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 

  • 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 
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Driverless Urban Futures: A Speculative Atlas book cover

    Driverless Urban Futures

    A Speculative Atlas

    By AnnaLisa Meyboom

    Since the industrial revolution, innovations in transportation technology have continued to re-shape the spatial organization and temporal occupation of the built environment. Today, autonomous vehicles (AVs, also referred to as self-driving cars) represent the next disruptive innovation in…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 

  • The Moral Economy of Water: Equity and Sustainability in Social Evolution book cover

    The Moral Economy of Water

    Equity and Sustainability in Social Evolution

    By Paul Trawick

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 

  • Small-Scale Public Transportable and Pre-Fabricated Buildings: Evaluating their Functional Performance book cover

    Small-Scale Public Transportable and Pre-Fabricated Buildings

    Evaluating their Functional Performance

    By Junjie Xi

    This book investigates the design, operation and use of contemporary transportable buildings, and explores how functional performance can be assessed in small-scale examples for public use alongside their relationship to other design elements. The research focuses on three case studies on Chengdu…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21 
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Urban Living Labs: Experimentation and Socio-technical Transitions book cover

    Urban Living Labs

    Experimentation and Socio-technical Transitions

    Edited by Simon Marvin, Harriet A Bulkeley, Qianging (Lindsay) Mai, Kes McCormick

    How can cities provide prosperity and social cohesion while achieving environmental sustainability? The book examines, informs and advances the governance of sustainability transitions through urban living labs (ULL). ULL are increasing across the globe as a means by which actors are testing…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 

  • Public Norms and Aspirations: The Turn to Institutions in Action book cover

    Public Norms and Aspirations

    The Turn to Institutions in Action

    By Willem Salet

    The aspirations of individuals, organizations and states, their perceptions of problems and possible solutions circulate fast in this instantaneous society. Yet, the deliberation of the underlying public norms seems to escape the attention of the public. Institutions enable people to have reliable…

    Hardback – 2018-03-15 
    RTPI Library Series

  • Everyday Lifestyles and Sustainability: The Environmental Impact Of Doing The Same Things Differently book cover

    Everyday Lifestyles and Sustainability

    The Environmental Impact Of Doing The Same Things Differently

    Edited by Fabricio Chicca, Robert Vale, Brenda Vale

    The impact of humanity on the earth overshoots the earth’s bio-capacity to supply humanity’s needs, meaning that people are living off earth’s capital rather than its income. However, not all countries are equal and this book explores why apparently similar patterns of daily living can lead to…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12 

  • 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 – 2018-03-01 

  • Offshore Energy and Marine Spatial Planning book cover

    Offshore Energy and Marine Spatial Planning

    Edited by Katherine L. Yates, Corey Bradshaw

    Offshore energy generation is a rapidly growing sector, competing for space in an already busy seascape. This book brings together the ecological, economic, and social implications of the spatial conflict this growth entails. Covering all energy-generation types (wind, wave, tidal, oil, and gas),…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07 
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Metropolitan Transport and Land Use: Planning for Place and Plexus book cover

    Metropolitan Transport and Land Use

    Planning for Place and Plexus

    By David M Levinson, Kevin Krizek

    As cities across the globe respond to rapid technological changes and political pressures, coordinated transport and land use planning is targeted as a solution and is the subject of increased interest. Metropolitan Transport and Land Use, the second edition of Planning for Place and Plexus,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05 

  • Coproducing Water, Energy and Waste Services book cover

    Coproducing Water, Energy and Waste Services

    Edited by Luisa Moretto, Marco Ranzato

    Conventional services, such as water, energy and waste services, have been for a long time physically networked and centrally managed. Today, this delivery model appears increasingly inefficient in two respects. It often fails in guaranteeing its financial viability and equitable service access,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05 

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