City and Urban Planning Products

  • Big Data for Regional Science

    Edited by Laurie A Schintler, Zhenhua Chen

    Recent technological advancements and other factors are contributing to the production of an astoundingly large and rapidly accelerating collection of data, or "Big Data." This data now allows us to examine urban and regional phenomena in ways and at levels of spatial and temporal resolution that…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • University Spatial Development and Urban Transformation in China

    By Cui Liu

    The past few decades have seen universities take on a leading role in urban development, actively providing public services beyond teaching and research. The relationship between the university and the city has great influence on the space of university, which is vividly reflected in the process of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Regent Park Redux

    Reinventing Public Housing in Canada

    By Laura Johnson, Robert Johnson

    Regent Park Redux evaluates one of the biggest experiments in public housing redevelopment from the tenant perspective. Built in the 1940s, Toronto’s Regent Park has experienced common large-scale public housing problems. Instead of simply tearing down old buildings and scattering inhabitants, the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge
    RTPI Library Series

  • Creating Modern Athens

    A Capital between East and West

    By Denis Roubien

    Athens is a well-known destination for those interested in discovering the birthplace of Western civilization. Its ancient monuments have been the model for innumerable buildings and works of art all over the Western World. However, the reality of modern Athens is much more complicated: the ancient…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Urban Studies

  • Urban Ports and Harbor Management

    Responding to Change along U.S. Waterfronts

    Edited by Marc J. Hershman

    The essays in this book, first published in 1988, explore the changes that have occurred in the modern harbour in the 1970s and 1980s and the many roles of the public port in stimulating or responding to these changes. The goal of this study is to understand the modern harbour and public port and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • (Sub)Urban Sexscapes

    Geographies and Regulation of the Sex Industry

    Edited by Paul J. Maginn, Christine Steinmetz

    (Sub)Urban Sexscapes brings together a collection of theoretically-informed and empirically rich case studies from internationally renowned and emerging scholars highlighting the contemporary and historical geographies and regulation of the commercial sex industry. Contributions in this edited…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Urban Design

    A Typology of Procedures and Products, 2nd Edition

    By Jon Lang

    Urban Design: A Typology of Procedures and Products, 2nd Edition provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to urban design, defining the field and addressing the controversies and goals of urban design. Including over 50 updated international case studies, this new edition presents a…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28 
    Routledge

  • Building Regulations and Urban Form 1100-1900

    By Terry R. Slater, Sandra M.G. Pinto

    Contributing to our understanding of medieval and early-modern urban form, this collection of essays focuses on an important yet relatively unexplored historical subject: building regulations. Unlike contemporary planning laws and building codes, building regulations in pre-industrial times did not…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28 
    Routledge

  • Urban Planning’s Philosophical Entanglements

    The Rugged, Dialectical Path from Knowledge to Action

    By Richard S Bolan

    Urban Planning’s Philosophical Entanglements explores the long-held idea that urban planning is the link in moving from knowledge to action. Observing that the knowledge domain of the planning profession is constantly expanding, the approach is a deep philosophical analysis of what is the quality…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Baltimore: Reinventing an Industrial Legacy City

    By Klaus Philipsen

    Baltimore: Reinventing an Industrial Legacy City is an exploration into the reinvention, self-reflection, and boosterism of US legacy cities, taking Baltimore as the case study model to reveal the larger narrative. Author Klaus Philipsen investigates the modern urban condition and the systemic…

    Hardback – 2017-04-24 
    Routledge
    Built Environment City Studies

  • 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 – 2017-04-15 
    Routledge

  • (Re)Generating Inclusive Cities

    Poverty and Planning in Urban North America

    By Dan Zuberi, Ariel Taylor

    As suburban expansion declines, cities have become essential economic, cultural and social hubs of global connectivity. In an effort to keep or bring-back individuals and families to the urban core, regeneration schemes are increasingly employed in cities across North America. (Re)Generating…

    Hardback – 2017-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

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