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  • Valuing World Heritage Cities

    1st Edition

    By Tanja Vahtikari

    With its celebrated World Heritage List, UNESCO steers the global heritage agenda through the definition and redefinition of what constitutes heritage and by offering the highest-level forum for heritage professionalism. While it is the national governments that nominate sites for inclusion in the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • Sustainable Railway Futures

    Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Becky P.Y. Loo, Claude Comtois

    Revitalizing railways as a major sustainable transport mode in modern societies faces many issues and challenges. This in-depth overview places the importance of railways in the wider context of comprehensive sustainability, which encompasses sustainable development, social and economic equity and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Gentrification: A Working-Class Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Kirsteen Paton

    Focusing on the working-class experience of gentrification, this book re-examines the enduring relationship between class and the urban. Class is so clearly articulated in the urban, from the housing crisis to the London Riots to the evocation of housing estates as the emblem of ’Broken Britain’.…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Media Geography

    1st Edition

    By Paul C. Adams, Jim Craine

    This Companion provides an authoritative source for scholars and students of the nascent field of media geography. While it has deep roots in the wider discipline, the consolidation of media geography has started only in the past decade, with the creation of media geography’s first dedicated…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Globalization and Europe's Rural Regions

    1st Edition

    By Birte Nienaber

    Edited by John McDonagh

    This book examines the multiple ways in which rural regions in Europe are being restructured through globalization and the regional development responses that they have adopted. It provides an understanding of the key challenges and opportunities for rural regions arising from the major economic,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Linking Networks: The Formation of Common Standards and Visions for Infrastructure Development

    1st Edition

    By Hans-Liudger Dienel

    Edited by Martin Schiefelbusch

    Presenting recent research on the international integration of infrastructures in Europe, this book combines general and methodological chapters and examples from different a variety of sectors such as transport, electricity and communication networks. Particular focus is on the contrast between…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Heritage, Affect and Emotion

    Politics, practices and infrastructures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Divya P. Tolia-Kelly, Emma Waterton, Steve Watson

    Heritage and its economies are driven by affective politics and consolidated through emotions such as pride, awe, joy and pain. In the humanities and social sciences, there is a widespread acknowledgement of the limits not only of language and subjectivity, but also of visuality and representation.…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Heritage, Emotion and Affect

  • Governing Urban Sustainability

    Comparing Cities in the USA and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Pettibone

    In her study of the interactions between tools of urban sustainability governance in key cities, Lisa Pettibone argues that a new factor-sustainability-minded groups-may be critical to building momentum for sustainability. The book presents in-depth case studies of six cities in the USA and Germany…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • Urban Transformations: Centres, Peripheries and Systems

    1st Edition

    By Daniel P. O'Donoghue

    Definitions of urban entities and urban typologies are changing constantly to reflect the growing physical extent of cities and their hinterlands. These include suburbs, sprawl, edge cities, gated communities, conurbations and networks of places and such transformations cause conflict between…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • Measuring Public Space: The Star Model

    1st Edition

    By Georgiana Varna

    In the rapidly expanding public space debate of the past few years, a recurring theme is the ’loss of publicness’ of contemporary urban public places. This book takes up the challenge to find an objective way to prove or disprove this phenomenon. By taking the reader through a systematic and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • The New American Suburb

    Poverty, Race and the Economic Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katrin B. Anacker

    The majority of Americans live in suburbs and until about a decade or so ago, most suburbs had been assumed to be non-Hispanic White, affluent, and without problems. However, recent data have shown that there are changing trends among U.S. suburbs. This book provides timely analyses of current…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • Children, Nature, Cities

    1st Edition

    By Ann Marie F. Murnaghan, Laura J. Shillington

    Why does the way we think about urban children and urban nature matter? This volume explores how dichotomies between nature/culture, rural/urban, and child/adult have structured our understandings about the place of children and nature in the city. By placing children and youth at the center of…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

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