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  • The University as Urban Anchor

    1st Edition

    By David Perry

    The University as Urban Anchor investigates the role of the academy in the city—not just its educational contributions, but also the political, economic, and social development of the urban experience. Urban higher educational institutions provide a surprisingly significant range of contributions…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • The City in Geography

    Renaturing the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    By Benedict Anderson

    Whether whole or partial, the ongoing destruction of cities is a unique challenge in planning practice; what do cities do with material remains when it comes to time for reconstruction? Buried Cities: Destruction, Erasure and Forgetting is concerned with the shaping of the city through burial; the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Post-Socialist Urban Infrastructures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tauri Tuvikene, Wladimir Sgibnev, Carola S. Neugebauer

    Post-Socialist Urban Infrastructures critically elaborates on an often forgotten, but one of the most essential, aspects of contemporary urban life, namely infrastructures, and links them to a discussion of post-socialist transformation. As the skeletons of cities, infrastructures capture the ways…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • The Urban Fix

    Resilient Cities in the War Against Climate Change, Heat Islands and Overpopulation, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Kelbaugh

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Urban Ports and Harbor Management

    Responding to Change along U.S. Waterfronts, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • Wild Cities

    Spatial Planning in the Urban Age, 1st Edition

    By Wendy Steele

    For urban and environmental planners seeking to support sustainability-led change charting the task ahead remains complex, turbulent and unclear. Is it possible for planning to better serve, protect and nurture our human and non-human worlds? Many have serious doubts about the prospects for…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

  • Smartcities and Eco-Warriors

    The Ecological Landscapes for Urban Resilience, 2nd Edition

    By CJ Lim, Ed Liu

    What makes a city resilient? Cities, rich or poor, are particularly vulnerable, and will increasingly be affected by anomalous climate change, natural catastrophe and urban stresses including chronic food and water shortages, population migration, high unemployment, or endemic violence. The…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Colonial Urban Development in Hong Kong

    Speculative Housing and Segregation in the City, 1st Edition

    By Cecilia L. Chu

    Colonial Urban Development and the Making of Hong Kong, 1880-1950 explores the history of speculative building in Hong Kong. It focuses on the central role played by property speculation to shed light on the ‘Hong Kong economic miracle.’ Aided by 100 illustrations, Chu examines key elements, such…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • 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 – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • New Master-Planned Cities, Islam, and Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Moser

    This book explores the diverse ways in which Islam as a religious philosophy currently shapes urban planning ideas. Focusing on cities in Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia, chapters revealing the vitality and variety of Muslim societies in their engagement with the design of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Neo-liberal Housing Policy

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Keith Jacobs

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Housing Policy Innovation in the Global South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paavo Monkkonen

    This comprehensive book analyses a wide range of housing policies in the Global South and explores the persistent, global challenges to contemporary policy. It will interest students, researchers and housing policy-makers in the Global South. It was originally published as a special issue of the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

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