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  • Multigenerational Family Living

    Evidence and Policy Implications from Australia

    By Edgar Liu, Hazel Easthope

    Multigenerational living – where more than one generation of related adults cohabit in the same dwelling – is recognised as a common arrangement amongst many Asian, Middle Eastern and southern European cultures, but this arrangement is becoming increasingly familiar in many western…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Making Use of Deleuze in Planning

    Proposals for a Speculative and Immanent Assessment Method

    By Gareth Abrahams

    Making Use of Deleuze in Planning translates and re-creates some of Gilles Deleuze’s most abstract philosophical concepts to form a new, practicable planning assessment tool. It shows what his philosophy can do for planning theory as well as planning assessment practice and, in doing so, sets out a…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14 
    New Directions in Planning Theory

  • Negative Neighbourhood Reputation and Place Attachment

    The Production and Contestation of Territorial Stigma

    By Paul Kirkness, Andreas Tije-Dra

    The concept of territorial stigma, as developed in large part by the urban sociologist Loïc Wacquant, contends that certain groups of people are devalued, discredited and tainted by the reputation of the place where they reside. This book argues that this theory is more relevant and comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2016-09-28 
    Global Urban Studies

  • Pricing and Sustainability of Urban Real Estate

    By Tom J. Kauko

    Real estate as an academic field of study has gained momentum in recent years due to the sub-prime crisis and sustainability discourses. The issue of sustainable development stretches far beyond the agenda based on ’green’ (i.e. environmentally and ecologically sustainable) buildings which has…

    Hardback – 2016-08-28 

  • The Microstructures of Housing Markets

    Edited by Susan J. Smith, Moira Munro

    House prices and mortgage debt have moved to centre stage in the management of national economies, regional development and neighbourhood change. Describing, analysing and understanding how housing markets work within and across these scales of economy and society has never been more urgent. But…

    Paperback – 2016-07-20

  • Land Policy

    Planning and the Spatial Consequences of Property

    By Benjamin Davy

    Good land policy provides a diversity of land uses with plural property relations. No single kind of property rules fits the purposes of all types of land uses. Neither is a de-tached single family house like a community garden, nor a highway like a retail chain. Each land use needs its own…

    Paperback – 2016-07-18

  • Green Gentrification

    Urban sustainability and the struggle for environmental justice

    By Kenneth A. Gould, Tammy L. Lewis

    Green Gentrification looks at the social consequences of urban "greening" from an environmental justice and sustainable development perspective. Through a comparative examination of five cases of urban greening in Brooklyn, New York, it demonstrates that such initiatives, while positive for the…

    Hardback – 2016-07-14
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • Future Visions of Urban Public Housing (Routledge Revivals)

    An International Forum, November 17-20, 1994

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, David P. Varady, Francis P. Russell

    First published in 1994, this book brings together the papers presented at the International Forum on ‘Future Visions of Urban Public Housing’ held on November 17-20, 1994 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Participants included public housing officials, academics, practitioners and public housing residents who…

    Hardback – 2016-07-01
    Routledge Revivals

  • Delivering Sustainable Competitiveness

    Revisiting the organising capacity of cities

    Edited by Luis Carvalho, Leo van den Berg, Hazem Galal, Peter Teunisse

    Global trends such as climate change, digitalisation, enhanced concepts of democracy and the consequences of the 2008 financial crisis are changing the playing field of cities across the world. Urban development objectives are shifting away from being purely concerned with wealth creation and…

    Hardback – 2016-06-21
    EURICUR Series (European Institute for Comparative Urban Research)

  • Housing, Culture, Colonialism and Globalisation in Algiers

    Housing, Culture, Colonialism and Globalisation in Algiers

    By Kahina Amal Djiar

    Under the increasing pressures of globalisation, the Algerian government is planning to turn Algiers and its hinterland into one of the most important metropolitan areas of the Mediterranean region by 2025. Part of this challenge is to overcome the housing crisis, which has characterised the city…

    Hardback – 2016-05-28
    Design and the Built Environment

  • Shadow Women (Routledge Revivals)

    Homeless Women's Survival Stories

    By Marjorie Bard

    First published in 1990, this book emerged from the author’s experiences talking to homeless women and her desire to bring these problems to light along with the social injustice that often underlies them. The book also describes being "at risk": a paycheck, widowhood, or unfair divorce settlement…

    Hardback – 2016-05-23

  • Japan’s Household Registration System and Citizenship

    Koseki, Identification and Documentation

    Edited by David Chapman, Karl Jakob Krogness

    Japan’s Household Registration System (koseki seido) is an extremely powerful state instrument, and is socially entrenched with a long history of population governance, social control and the maintenance of social order. It provides identity whilst at the same time imposing identity upon everyone…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

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