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  • Regional Resilience, Economy and Society

    Globalising Rural Places, 1st Edition

    By Christine Tamásy, Javier Revilla Diez

    There has been a great deal of restructuring of rural places and communities under globalisation, highlighting the interaction of local and global actors to produce new hybrid socio-economic relations. Recent research highlights the heterogeneity of globalisation in which rural places are different…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Towards an Articulated Phenomenological Interpretation of Architecture

    Phenomenal Phenomenology, 1st Edition

    By M. Reza Shirazi

    This book sheds light on the contemporary status of phenomenological discourse in architecture and investigates its current scholastic as well as practical position. Starting with a concise introduction to the philosophical grounds of phenomenology from the points of view of Husserl, Merleau-Ponty…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Assembling the Centre: Architecture for Indigenous Cultures

    Australia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Janet McGaw, Anoma Pieris

    Metropolitan Indigenous Cultural Centres have become a focal point for making Indigenous histories and contemporary cultures public in settler-colonial societies over the past three decades. While there are extraordinary success stories, there are equally stories that cause concern: award-winning…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Reconstructing Italy

    The Ina-Casa Neighborhoods of the Postwar Era, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Zeier Pilat

    Reconstructing Italy traces the postwar transformation of the Italian nation through an analysis of the Ina-Casa plan for working class housing, established in 1949 to address the employment and housing crises. Government sponsored housing programs undertaken after WWII have often been criticized…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Imagining Sustainable Food Systems

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Blay-Palmer

    What defines a sustainable food system? How can it be more inclusive? How do local and global scales interact and how does power flow within food systems? How to encourage an interdisciplinary approach to realizing sustainable food systems? And how to activate change? These questions are…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Joint Fact-Finding in Urban Planning and Environmental Disputes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Masahiro Matsuura, Todd Schenk

    The days of rationalist scientific management and deference to official data are behind us. The credibility of experts and the information they provide are regularly challenged; officials are routinely provided with conflicting sets of facts as they plan and make decisions; and decision makers and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Science in Society Series

  • Theories of Local Economic Development

    Linking Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by James E. Rowe

    In economic development, theory and practice exist as two seemingly separate realities. Academics strive to develop or refine theory by drawing on abstract concepts about the way people behave and institutions work, while practitioners draw from a stock of experiences. By bringing together leading…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Railways, Urban Development and Town Planning in Britain: 1948–2008

    1st Edition

    By Russell Haywood

    This book provides a critical overview of the relationships between planning and railway management and development during the key period in the 20th Century when the railway was in public ownership: 1948-94. It assesses the strength of the relationships when working in collaboration with the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Jaqueline Tyrwhitt: A Transnational Life in Urban Planning and Design

    1st Edition

    By Ellen Shoshkes

    Jaqueline Tyrwhitt’s life story is truly a gap in the planning and urban design literature: while largely unacknowledged, she played a central role in twentieth-century design history. Here, Ellen Shoshkes provides a full and insightful appraisal of the British town planner, editor, and educator…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Transit Oriented Development

    Making it Happen, 1st Edition

    By John L. Renne

    Edited by Carey Curtis

    Transit Oriented Development: Making it Happen brings together the different stakeholders and disciplines that are involved in the conception and implementation of TOD to provide a comprehensive overview of the realization of this concept in Australia, North America, Asia and Europe. The book…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Urban Squares as Places, Links and Displays

    Successes and Failures, 1st Edition

    By Jon Lang, Nancy Marshall

    To attract investment and tourists and to enhance the quality of life of their citizens, municipal authorities are paying considerable attention to the quality of the public domain of their cities – including their urban squares. Politicians find them good places for rallies. Children consider…

    Paperback – 2016-08-29
    Routledge

  • Landscapes, Identities and Development

    1st Edition

    By Paul Claval

    Edited by Zoran Roca

    Bringing together theoretical and empirical research from 22 countries in Europe, North America, Australia, South America and Japan, this book offers a state-of-the-art survey of conceptual and methodological research and planning issues relating to landscape, heritage, [and] development. It has 30…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

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