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  • Homeland

    Zionism as Housing Regime, 1860–2011, 1st Edition

    By Yael Allweil

    On 29 March 2016 the New York based online journal, Realty Today reported ‘Israel is facing a housing crisis with …[the] home inventory lacking 100,000 apartments… House prices, which have more than doubled in less than a decade, resulted in a mass protest back in 2011’. As Yael Allweil reveals in…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Modernization, Urbanization and Development in Latin America, 1900s - 2000s

    1st Edition

    By Arturo Almandoz

    In this book Arturo Almandoz places the major episodes of Latin America’s twentieth and early twenty-first century urban history within the changing relationship between industrialization and urbanization, modernization and development. This relationship began in the early twentieth century, when…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Cities and Power

    Worldwide Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Göran Therborn

    What do cities tell us about power? How does power shape cities? These are the main questions answered by a multidisciplinary set of eminent urban scholar in crisp articles on capital cities from around the world, from Buenos Aires to Tokyo, from Jakarta to Moscow. Focus is on contemporary cities…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Planning and Citizenship

    1st Edition

    By Luigi Mazza

    Planning is undergoing a period of profound change and risks losing meaning and authority by becoming merely a tool for financial speculation and generating capital. Planning and Citizenship seeks to rediscover planning’s technical and theoretical roots by reconstructing the memory of planning…

    Paperback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Place and Placelessness Revisited

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Freestone, Edgar Liu

    Since its publication in 1976, Ted Relph’s Place and Placelessness has been an influential text in thinking about cities and city life across disciplines, including human geography, sociology, architecture, planning, and urban design. For four decades, ideas put forward by this seminal work have…

    Paperback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Conflicted Identities

    Housing and the Politics of Cultural Representation, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra Staub

    Nation-states have long used representational architecture to create symbolic identities for public consumption both at home and abroad. Government buildings, major ensembles and urban plans have a visibility that lends them authority, while their repeated portrayals in the media cement their image…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Bruno Taut’s Design Inspiration for the Glashaus

    1st Edition

    By David Nielsen

    As a formative exemplar of early architectural modernism, Bruno Taut’s seminal exhibition pavilion the Glashaus (literally translated Glasshouse) is logically part of the important debate of rethinking the origins of modernism. However, the historical record of Bruno Taut’s Glashaus has been…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Cut and Paste Urban Landscape

    The Work of Gordon Cullen, 1st Edition

    By Mira Engler

    During the post-war era, the emerging consumer economy radically changed both the discourse and practice of architecture. It was a time where architecture became a mainstream commodity whose products sold through mass media; a time in which Thomas Gordon Cullen came to be one of Britain’s…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Resplendent Sites, Discordant Voices

    Sri Lankans and International Tourism, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Crick

    First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge
    Studies in Anthropology and History

  • Spatial Planning Systems of Britain and France

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Booth, Michelle Breuillard, Charles Fraser, Didier Paris

    Spatial Planning Systems of Britain and France brings together a wide selection of comparative essays to highlight the fundamental similarities and differences between the spatial planning in Great Britain and France: two countries that are near neighbours and yet have developed very different…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge

  • Building Communities (Routledge Revivals)

    The Co-operative Way, 1st Edition

    By Johnston Birchall

    Building Communities: The Co-Operative Way, first published in 1988, sets the flourishing of housing co-operatives throughout the 1980s in a theoretical and historical framework that suggests that tenant control is the best way out of the still-problematic issue of housing policy. Before the First…

    Paperback – 2015-07-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • What Happened to Planning? (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Peter Ambrose

    This title was first published in 1986 during a recession much like that faced in recent years, which placed immense pressure on the British planning system and led to social unrest in the inner cities and in many disadvantaged areas. Within this context, Peter Ambrose outlines the features of land…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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