Cities & Infrastructure Products

  • International Housing Market Experience and Implications for China

    Edited by Rebecca L. H. Chiu, Zhi Liu, Bertrand Renaud

    China’s ever-expanding housing market is presenting challenges for policy makers, planners, business people and citizens, not only in Chinese cities, but across the global housing market. With soaring prices and a significant compromise on quality, those who need housing are facing financial…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

  • Bicycle Utopias

    Imagining Fast and Slow Cycling Futures

    By Cosmin Popan

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • 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

  • The Routledge Handbook on Informal Urbanisation

    Edited by Roberto Rocco, Jan van Ballegooijen

    The Routledge Handbook on Informal Urbanisation investigates the mutual relationship between the struggle for political inclusion and processes of informal urbanisation in different socio-political and cultural settings. It seeks a middle ground between two opposing perspectives on the political…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge

  • Law, Sensory Experience and Urban Space

    The Making of the Regular City

    By Rebecca Goodbourn

    As many western countries are increasing their legal regulation and surveillance of public spaces, this book offers new ways of thinking about and addressing urban inhabitation, by showing how particular understandings of the world become entrenched through physical and sensory experience.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Primitive Accumulation, Global Capitalism, and Resistance

    Enclosures and Discontents

    Edited by Lisa Tilley, Ashok Kumar, Tom Cowan

    The contributions in this volume all revisit and reformulate Marx’s concept of primitive accumulation from diverse empirical contexts in the present global age. The chapters present research drawn from Gaza, Syria, Greece, the Philippines, DR Congo, and the Yucatan; global locations that have in…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Driverless Urban Futures

    A Speculative Atlas for Autonomous Vehicles

    By AnnaLisa Meyboom

    Since the industrial revolution, innovations in transportation technology have continued to re-shape the spatial organization and temporal occupation of the built environment. Today, autonomous vehicles (AVs, also referred to as self-driving cars) represent the next disruptive innovation in…

    Paperback – 2018-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

    Edited by Paolo Gardoni

    To best serve current and future generations, infrastructure needs to be resilient to the changing world while using limited resources in a sustainable manner. Research on and funding towards sustainability and resilience are growing rapidly, and significant research is being carried out at a…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Creating Smart Cities

    Edited by Claudio Coletta, Leighton Evans, Liam Heaphy, Rob Kitchin

    In cities around the world, digital technologies are utilized to manage city services and infrastructures, govern urban life, solve urban issues, and to drive local and regional economies. While "smart city" advocates are keen to promote the benefits of smart urbanism – increased efficiency,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26 
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • 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

  • Streets Reconsidered

    Inclusive Design for the Public Realm

    By Daniel Iacofano, Mukul Malhotra

    Streets Reconsidered is a fundamental rethinking of America's streets. It explores the future of streets and what America's roadways could be if they were designed for living, instead of just driving. The book includes: detailed design guidelines, fully illustrated, four color case studies of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

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