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  • Homes, Cities and Neighbourhoods

    Planning and the Residential Landscapes of Modern Britain, 1st Edition

    By Barry Goodchild

    Given current projections of population and household numbers, housing has become arguably the most important issue in planning. Likewise, planning raises arguably the most important long term issues in housing, given the environmental consequences of urban development and the use of the home.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Urban Plots, Organizing Cities

    1st Edition

    By Claudio Coletta

    Edited by Giovanna Sonda

    By focusing on the interplay between material, social and narrative dimensions of the city, this book examines urban complexity, namely the dynamic and entangled nature of urban issues, and puts forward a notion of the city as an urban texture. Taking an innovative interdisciplinary approach, it…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • The Imaginative Institution: Planning and Governance in Madrid

    1st Edition

    By Michael Neuman

    Every 20 years since 1920, Madrid has undergone an urban planning cycle in which a city plan was prepared, adopted by law, and implemented by a new institution. This preparation-adoption-institutionalization sequence, along with the institution's structures and procedures, have persisted - with…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Foreign Direct Investment and Urban Growth in China

    1st Edition

    By Lei Wang

    This book puts forward an institutional explanation of the recent dynamics of foreign direct investment (FDI) in China. It argues that the concentration of FDI in the Chinese manufacturing economy since the beginning of this century is largely the result of China's entrepreneurial urban growth…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Rural Sustainable Development in the Knowledge Society

    1st Edition

    By Hilary Tovey

    Edited by Karl Bruckmeier

    Based on the EU-funded CORASON research project, this volume brings together and compares studies into rural and sustainable development processes in 12 European countries. In doing so, it identifies key trends and reveals the changing nature of development processes on the way towards a knowledge…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • The Political Culture of Planning

    American Land Use Planning in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By J Barry Cullingworth, J. Barry Cullingworth

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge

  • Place Reinvention

    Northern Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Arvid Viken

    Edited by Torill Nyseth

    Through an interdisciplinary range of case studies from across the Northern rim of Europe, this volume shows how place reinvention as a concept affects not only global cities but also marginal regions. Linking place reinvention to the economic, the symbolic and the political production of space,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Multi-Stakeholder Platforms for Integrated Water Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeroen Warner

    As they provide a negotiating space for a diversity of interests, Multi-Stakeholder Platforms (MSPs) are an increasingly popular mode of involving civil society in resource management decisions. This book focuses on water management to take a positive, if critical, look at this phenomenon.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Empowering Metropolitan Regions Through New Forms of Cooperation

    1st Edition

    By Alexander Otgaar, Leo van den Berg, Carolien Speller

    This insightful book analyzes the development of cross-border and cross-sector partnerships in a number of European cities and regions. Including, amongst others, Copenhagen, Budapest, Helsinki, Munich and Catalonia, these case studies shed light on the factors determining the success or failure of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Negotiating the Transport System

    User Contexts, Experiences and Needs, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Rajé

    By combining focus groups and interviews with innovative research techniques, such as web-based discussions and Q methodology, this book provides insights into the daily experiences of those using the British transport system. Despite an entitlement to a basic level of mobility, travel…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • The End of Shops

    Social Buying and the Battle for the Customer, 1st Edition

    By Cor Molenaar

    Shops are facing tough times: recession, local legislation, parking problems, competition from the internet and the strong position of suppliers. Buying on the Internet 24/7 has become a real alternative to the local shop with its rigid opening hours and limited choice. So is there still a future…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Discourse Dynamics in Participatory Planning

    Opening the Bureaucracy to Strangers, 1st Edition

    By Diana MacCallum

    This book introduces the methodology of critical discourse analysis (CDA) to the study of participatory planning. CDA uses linguistic analysis to elucidate social issues and processes and is particularly suited to institutional practices and how they are changing in response to changing social…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

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