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  • Rural Housing, Exurbanization, and Amenity-Driven Development

    Contrasting the 'Haves' and the 'Have Nots', 1st Edition

    By Mark Lapping

    Edited by David Marcouiller

    Rural America is progressing through a dramatic and sustained post-industrial economic transition. For many, traditional means of household sustenance gained through agriculture, mining and rustic tourism are giving way to large scale corporate agriculture, footloose and globally competitive…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Olympic Cities: 2012 and the Remaking of London

    1st Edition

    By Iain MacRury

    Edited by Gavin Poynter

    Drawing upon historical, cultural, economic and socio-demographic perspectives, this book examines the role of a sporting mega-event in promoting urban regeneration and social renewal. Comparing cities that have or will be hosting the event, it explores the political economy of the games and the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Design and the Built Environment

  • London's Turning

    The Making of Thames Gateway, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Rustin

    Edited by Philip Cohen

    The Thames Gateway plan is the largest and most complex project of urban regeneration ever undertaken in the United Kingdom. This book provides a comprehensive overview and critique of the Thames Gateway plan, but at the same time it uses the plan as a lens through which to look at a series of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Design and the Built Environment

  • Second Home Tourism in Europe

    Lifestyle Issues and Policy Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zoran Roca

    Bringing together a wide range of studies from twelve European countries, this book offers a state-of-the-art overview of the driving forces behind spatial diversity and social complexity inherent in second home expansion in all parts of the continent - from Scandinavia to the Mediterranean and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Demography at the Edge

    Remote Human Populations in Developed Nations, 1st Edition

    By Rasmus Ole Rasmussen, Prescott Ensign, Lee Huskey

    Edited by Dean Carson

    Addressing the methodological and topical challenges facing demographers working in remote regions, this book compares and contrasts the research, methods and models, and policy applications from peripheral regions in developed nations. With the emphasis on human populations as dynamic, adaptive,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Urban Sprawl in Western Europe and the United States

    1st Edition

    By Chang-Hee Christine Bae

    Edited by Harry W. Richardson

    Urban sprawl is one of the key planning issues today. This book compares Western Europe and the USA, focusing on anti-sprawl policies. The USA is known for its settlement patterns that emphasize low-density suburban development and extreme automobile dependence, whereas European countries emphasize…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • Primary Health Care: People, Practice, Place

    1st Edition

    By Gavin J. Andrews

    Edited by Valorie A. Crooks

    Health care is constantly undergoing change and refinement resulting from the adoption of new practices and technologies, the changing nature of societies and populations, and also shifts in the very places from which care is delivered. Primary Health Care: People, Practice, Place draws together…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Collective Action and Urban Poverty Alleviation

    Community Organizations and the Struggle for Shelter in Manila, 1st Edition

    By Gavin Shatkin

    An estimated 600 million people now live in informal or 'squatter' settlements in the rapidly growing cities of the developing world. With such settlements often lacking basic necessities, there is an urgent need to address this urban crisis. Recently, innovative approaches have focused on the role…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Everyday Culture in Europe

    Approaches and Methodologies, 1st Edition

    By Máiréad Nic Craith

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel

    This book discusses the history and contemporary practice of studying cultures 'at home', by examining Europe's regional or 'small' ethnologies of the past, present and future. With the rise of nationalism and independence in Europe, ethnologies have often played a major role in the nation-building…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Rural Change in Australia

    Population, Economy, Environment, 1st Edition

    By John Connell

    Edited by Rae Dufty-Jones

    New twenty-first century economic, social and environmental changes have challenged and reshaped rural Australia. They range from ageing populations, youth out-migration, immigration policies (that seek to place skilled migrants in rural Australia), tree changers, agricultural restructuring and new…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Social Dimensions of Sustainable Transport

    Transatlantic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Stefan Poppelreuter

    Edited by Kieran Donaghy

    Based on the work of the STELLA (Sustainable Transport in Europe and Links and Liaisons with America) Focus Group 3, this volume brings together leading transport academics to discuss society behaviour and public/private transport. Theoretical and empirical research from across North America and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Psychological Theories for Environmental Issues

    1st Edition

    By Mirilia Bonnes

    Edited by Terence Lee

    Environmental psychology is an increasingly important area of research, focusing on the individual and social factors responsible for many critical human responses to the physical environment. With such rapid and widespread growth, the main theoretical strands have often been left unclear and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Ethnoscapes

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