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  • Metropolis 2000

    Planning, Poverty and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Angotti

    Originally published in 1993, Metropolis 2000 analyses 20th century metropolitan development and planning under the economic and environmental conditions of the world’s regions. Attempts to achieve the physical integration of the city without economic equality have failed. The book advances the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Urban Planning Under Thatcherism

    The Challenge of the Market, 1st Edition

    By Andy Thornley

    Originally published in 1991, Urban Planning Under Thatcherism links theory and practice to assess the changes to the planning system since 1979. It analyses the major trends by investigating the individual modifications in the legislation and the new initiatives which have introduced procedures to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Metropolis, Money and Markets

    Brazilian Urban Financialization in Times of Re-emerging Global Finance, 1st Edition

    By Jeroen Klink

    This book explores how urban spaces are not only remade by and through finance, finance is also remade by and through cities. It investigates how nonfinancial actors, such as public bureaucrats, urban planners, and the media are actively involved in the social constitution of what finance is. It…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

  • Defining the Urban and Rural

    1st Edition

    By Valentina Cattivelli

    In recent years, new definitions of cities and countries and the regions within them have emerged. In particular, how a region comes to be considered as ‘rural’ or ‘urban’ or somewhere in between has been a subject of some debate. This has led to a drive to seek new territorial classification…

    Hardback – 2020-02-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • The Tumultuous Politics of Scale

    Unsettled States, Migrants, Movements in Flux, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald M. Nonini, Ida Susser

    Contemporary politics, this book contends, depend upon the turbulent struggles and strategies around scale. Conflicts over scale can be seen as opaque class struggles. Political projects, whether from the ground up or representing corporate or state interests, continually contest the scale at which…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Environment Scotland

    Prospects for Sustainability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eleanor McDowell, James McCormick

    Published in 1999, this volume provides the first thorough analysis of the elements of sustainable public policy in a devolved Scotland. Following the vote for a Scottish Parliament in the 1997 referendum, it explores the immediate and longer-term challenges likely to confront Scotland. The book…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Political Corruption and Political Geography

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Perry

    First published 1997, this volume examines the way in which political corruption remains neglected as a matter of scholarly enquiry and research. There is still a powerful and traditional taboo which is quite out of the step with the topic’s real world significance and the increasing attention it…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nordic Region-Building in a European Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Harald Baldersheim, Krister Ståhlberg

    First published in 1999, this volume is a study of regional and local co-operation across national borders in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and also of regional co-operation out of the area - across the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and in the Barents region. The focus of the study is on processes…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Thatcherism and Planning

    The Case of Simplified Planning Zones, 1st Edition

    By Philip M. Allmendinger

    First published in 1997, this volume explores how, seventeen years after the election of the first Thatcher government, it is clear that despite the attacks, land use planning has survived. Talk during the 1980s of the death of planning and a bonfire of controls seem in hindsight distant and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Swedish Social Democracy and European Integration

    The People's Home on the Market, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Aylott

    First published in 1999, this volume why Europe’s arguably most successful political party, the Swedish Social Democratic Party, become so divided over European integration. Why were its grass-roots so reluctant to embrace EU membership and why did a Social Democratic government decide to stand…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Policy Networks Under Pressure

    Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers, 1st Edition

    By Carsten Daugbjerg

    First published in 1998, this book examines how established policy networks and the broader context within which they are embedded influence the choice of policy when change has been put on the agenda. It criticises the existing network literature for being predominantly descriptive, for having…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Geographies of the Internet

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barney Warf

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of recent research on the internet, emphasizing its spatial dimensions, geospatial applications, and the numerous social and geographic implications such as the digital divide and the mobile internet. Written by leading scholars in the field, the book…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

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