Urban Development Products

  • Metropolitan Organising Capacity

    Experiences with Organising Major Projects in European Cities, 1st Edition

    By Leo van den Berg, Erik Braun, Jan van der Meer

    Published in 1997. The environment of cities has become increasingly competitive. Tradition location factors, that once tied economic activities firmly to particular areas have become less important. Increasingly the ability of a city to anticipate, respond to and cope with internal and external…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Implementing the Habit Agenda: Towards Child-centred Human Settlement Development in Developing Countries

    Towards Child-centred Human Settlement Development in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Edmundo Werna, André Dzikus, Lynette Ochola, Mano Kumarasuriyar

    Published in 1999, this text provides a comprehensive view of the problematique of urban children in developing countries. It starts by demonstrating why it is important to address housing and settlement-related problems faced by the children in developing countries. The book emphasizes that the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Making Tracks

    The Politics of Local Rail Transport, 1st Edition

    By Iain Docherty

    First published in 1999, this book contains case studies of rail transport policy-making in two UK Passenger Transport Authority areas and reviews the factors informing such policy-making. It contributes to transport geography by explaining why the actual policies implemented in Starthclyde and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • European Transport

    Problems and Policies, 1st Edition

    By Theo Kiriazids

    First published in 1994, this volume responds to a key debate in the European Community, extant since the signing of the Single European Act (SEA) in 1986, in exploring the role of transportation in the creation of a Common Market with free movement of goods, people, capital and services. Critical…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Uneven Development in South East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Dixon, David Drakakis-Smith

    First published in 1997, this volume responds to the rapid change in mid-1980s South East Asia, exploring the uneven distribution of development within the region and providing broad coverage of different aspects of this unevenness at both the regional and national levels. Specialists in economics,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Semi-Detached London

    Suburban Development, Life and Transport, 1900-39, 1st Edition

    By Richard J R Kirkby

    Originally published in 1973, Semi-Detached London looks at the great suburban expansion of London between the two world wars. The book covers all aspects of urban history, presenting an authoritative and balanced account of the Great Suburban Age, and the final uninhibited forty years before the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Property Rights from Below

    Commodification of Land and the Counter-Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier De Schutter, Balakrishnan Rajagopal

    Recent years have seen a globalization of property rights as the Western conception of property 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 towards…

    Hardback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes in the Asia-Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kapila Silva

    The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes in the Asia-Pacific sheds light onto the balancing act of urban heritage management, focusing specifically on the Asia-Pacific regions in which this challenge is imminent and in need of effective solutions. Urban heritage, while being…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    1st Edition

    By Richard Tomlinson

    Originally published in 1990, Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa examines the democratic future of South Africa in the context of policy options and constraints. The book looks at the issue of South Africa’s future including access to land and housing, marked regional differences in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

  • Introduction to Real Estate Development and Finance

    1st Edition

    By Richard M. Levy

    This book provides readers with a basic understanding of the principles that underlie real estate development. A brief historical overview and an introduction to basic principles are followed by examples from practice. Case studies focus on how cities change and respond to the economic,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Urban Planning in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carlos Nunes Silva

    This handbook contributes with new evidence and new insights to the on-going debate on the de-colonization of knowledge on urban planning in Africa. African cities grew rapidly since the mid-20th century, in part due to rising rural migration and rapid internal demographic growth that followed the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Collaborative Governance for Local Economic Development

    Lessons from Countries around the World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Denita Cepiku, So Hee Jeon, David K. Jesuit

    Although collaborations for local and regional economic development have been popular in recent years, it is not yet wholly clear when or how such efforts bring successful outcomes. Using an integrative conceptual framework for collaborative governance, this innovative collection provides a…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

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