Textbooks: Urban Studies

  • Urban and Regional Planning book cover

    Urban and Regional Planning

    6th Edition

    By Peter Hall, Mark Tewdwr-Jones

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 

  • City Politics: The Political Economy of Urban America book cover

    City Politics

    The Political Economy of Urban America, 10th Edition

    By Dennis R. Judd, Annika M. Hinze

    Praised for the clarity of its writing, careful research, and distinctive theme – that urban politics in the United States has evolved as a dynamic interaction between governmental power, private actors, and a politics of identity – City Politics remains a classic study of urban politics.  Its…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27 

  • Tourism Policy and Planning: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow book cover

    Tourism Policy and Planning

    Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow, 3rd Edition

    By David L. Edgell, Sr., Jason R. Swanson

    The wellspring to the future global growth in tourism is a commitment toward good policy and strategic planning. Tourism Policy and Planning: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow offers an introduction to the Tourism policy process and how policies link to the strategic tourism planning function as well…

    Paperback – 2018-08-02 

  • Remaking Housing Policy: An International Study book cover

    Remaking Housing Policy

    An International Study

    By David Clapham

    Breaking the country specific boundaries of traditional housing policy books, Remaking Housing Policy is the first introductory housing policy textbook designed to be used by students all around the world. Starting from first principles, readers are guided through the objectives behind government…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11 

  • Residential Real Estate: Policy and Analysis book cover

    Residential Real Estate

    Policy and Analysis

    By Anupam Nanda

    Residential Real Estate: Analysis and Policy introduces readers to the theory and practice of housing markets. The book investigates the links between the housing market, business cycles and the macro-economy to provide students with an understanding of the economic principles that underpin…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • American Urban Politics in a Global Age book cover

    American Urban Politics in a Global Age

    8th Edition

    Edited by Paul Kantor, Dennis R Judd, Annika Hinze, James Smith

    Bringing together a selection of readings that represent some of the most important trends and topics in urban scholarship today, American Urban Politics in a Global Age provides historical context and contemporary commentaries on the economy, politics, culture and identity of American cities. The…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Urban Management and Economics book cover

    Urban Management and Economics

    By Alexander Otgaar, Erik Braun, Leo van den Berg

    This book, from a team of authors at one of Europe’s leading centres for the study of urban and regional studies in Erasmus University provides a view on the challenges cities are confronted with in the twenty first century. Modern trends that influence the spatial-economic development of urban…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • Livable Cities from a Global Perspective book cover

    Livable Cities from a Global Perspective

    Edited by Roger W. Caves, Fritz Wagner

    Livable Cities from a Global Perspective offers case studies from around the world on how cities approach livability. They address the fundamental question, what is considered "livable?" The journey each city has taken or is currently taking is unique and context specific. There is no thing as a…

    Paperback – 2018-05-02 

  • Housing in America: An Introduction book cover

    Housing in America

    An Introduction

    By Marijoan Bull, Alina T. Gross

    Housing is a fundamental need and universal part of human living that shapes our lives in profound ways that go far beyond basic sheltering. Where we live can determine our self-image, social status, health and safety, quality of public services, access to jobs, and transportation options. But the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-06 

  • Growth, Decline, and Regeneration in Large Cities: A Case Study Approach book cover

    Growth, Decline, and Regeneration in Large Cities

    A Case Study Approach

    By Steven G. Koven, Andrea C. Koven

    Growth, Decline, and Regeneration in Large Cities sheds light on why some cities prosper, others implode, and still others are able to reverse their downward trajectories. The book focuses on four major case studies of American metropolitan areas: Detroit, Boston, Minneapolis, and Austin.…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

  • The Restless City: A Short History of New York from Colonial Times to the Present book cover

    The Restless City

    A Short History of New York from Colonial Times to the Present, 3rd Edition

    By Joanne Reitano

    The Restless City: A Short History of New York from Colonial Times to the Present is a brief, insightful and lively history of the peoples, events and interactions that have formed New York City. Weaving together the shifting currents of economic, political, social, and cultural life, Joanne…

    Paperback – 2018-03-07

  • Spatial Microeconometrics book cover

    Spatial Microeconometrics

    By Giuseppe Arbia, Giuseppe Espa, Diego Giuliani

    Spatial Microeconometrics is an advanced textbook for researchers and graduate students. The book introduces the reader to the basic concepts of spatial statistics, spatial econometrics and spatial behavior of economics agents at the microeconomic level. Incorporating useful examples and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01
    Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

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