Urban Policy Products

  • Bicycle Utopias

    Imagining Fast and Slow Cycling Futures

    By Cosmin Popan

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Doing Research in Urban and Regional Planning

    By Diana MacCallum, Courtney Babb, Carey Curtis

    Doing Research in Urban and Regional Planning provides a basic introduction to methodology and methods in planning research. It brings together the methods most commonly used in planning, explaining their key applications and basic protocols. It addresses the unique needs of planners by dealing…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge
    Natural and Built Environment Series

  • Disruptive Transport

    Driverless Cars, Transport Innovation and the Sustainable City of Tomorrow

    Edited by William Riggs

    With the rise of shared and networked vehicles, autonomous vehicles, and other transportation technologies, technological change is outpacing urban planning and policy. Whether urban planners and policy makers like it or not, these transformations will in turn result in profound changes to streets,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • Bike Share

    By Elliot Fishman

    There are now over 850 cities with a bike share program. Bike Share, examines all the major developments in the 50-year history of bike share programs. The book provides a detailed focus on contemporary bike share programs, such as those recently established in Paris, London, and New York. It also…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Health, Wellbeing and Sustainability in the Mediterranean City

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Antonio Jiménez Delgado, Jaime Lloret

    This book provides a model for the creation of sustainable and healthy cities, particularly in the Mediterranean. Quantitative and qualitative analyses is presented by scholars in a wide variety of fields to provide a thorough understanding of the social, cultural, economic, political, physical,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Policy Analysis as Problem Solving

    A Flexible and Evidence-Based Framework

    By Alex Schwartz, Rachel Meltzer

    Drawing extensively from real-life cases, Policy Analysis as Problem Solving helps students develop the analytic skills necessary to advise government officials and non-profit executives on a wide range of policy issues. The book provides succinct but thorough discussions of the key elements of the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Residential Real Estate

    Urban & Regional Economic Analysis

    By Anupam Nanda

    Residential Real Estate introduces readers to the economic fundamentals and emerging issues in housing markets. The book investigates housing market issues within local, regional, national and international contexts in order to provide students with an understanding of the economic principles that…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10 
    Routledge

  • Disassembled Cities

    Social and Spatial Strategies to Reassemble Communities

    Edited by Elizabeth L. Sweet

    The edited collection provides an analysis of the effects of the global spread of contemporary capitalism that includes predatory practices such as harmful loan conditions, highly speculative investments, and war mongering for profit or economic advantage. The book is a grounded evaluation and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

  • Cities and Dialogue

    The Public Life of Knowledge

    By Jamie O'Brien

    This book explores the role of dialogue in urban community formations, specifically focusing on the need for civic dialogue within urban spaces. It examines the relationships between people and place, analyzing how local narratives are constructed by community members and, in a contrasting manner,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Urban Safety and Peacebuilding

    New Perspectives on Sustaining Peace in the City

    Edited by Achim Wennmann, Oliver Jutersonke

    This volume examines new perspectives on urban safety and peacebuilding in the face of rapidly changing conflict dynamics and tensions in urban settings. Cities today are economic magnets and a source of real opportunity for many. Yet they are also sites of great poverty and grinding…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Studies in Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding

  • Hierarchy, Information and Power

    Cities as Corporate Command and Control Centers

    Edited by Hongmian Gong

    This book is a collection of selected papers presented in the 2012 annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers in New York honoring James O. Wheeler (1938-2010). The eight papers are informed and inspired by James O. Wheeler's many contributions to urban geography, particularly…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Urban Sustainability Transitions

    Knowledge, Power and Governance

    Edited by Jens Stissing Jensen, Philipp Späth, Matthew Cashmore

    Cities, the world over, are increasingly recognized to be both a principal source of the environmental and social sustainability challenges facing contemporary society and a critical site for addressing these challenges. Socio-technical systems are at the heart of these challenges as they configure…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

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