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  1. Designing Urban Transformation

    Designing Urban Transformation addresses the incredible potential of urban practice to radically change cities for the better. The book focuses on a powerful question, "What can urbanism be?" by arguing that the most significant transformations occur by fundamentally rethinking concepts, practices, and outcomes. Read more...

  2. Resilient Sustainable Cities: A Future

    Bridging the increasing divide between cross-disciplinary academic insights and the latest practical innovations, Resilient Sustainable Cities provides an integrated approach for long term future planning within the context of the city as a whole system. Read more...

  3. Better Public Transit Systems: Analyzing Investments and Performance, 2nd Edition

    Better Public Transit Systems is a complete primer for performance and investment analysis of public transportation. Whether you’re planning a major new public transit project, an extension or expansion of an existing system, or evaluating the needs of your current system, this book provides the tools you need to define your goals and objectives and conceive and analyze design alternatives.Learn more...

  4. Infrastructure Planning and Finance: A Smart and Sustainable Guide

    Infrastructure Planning and Finance is a non-technical guide to the engineering, planning, and financing of major infrastucture projects in the United States, providing both step-by-step guidance, and a broad overview of the technical, political, and economic challenges of creating lasting infrastructure in the 21st Century. Learn more...

  5. A Carbon Primer for the Built Environment

    In a world increasingly concerned about the impact of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere on global climate, the A Carbon Primer for the Built Environment will provide an understanding of the science and the public policy and regulation intended to tackle climate change. It will spell out the essential information needed for navigating through the growing regulatory maze with confidence.

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    Engaging the Asian City: Engaging Which Asian City by Jeff Hou

    Engaging the Asian City: Alternative Approaches to Urban Theory, Pedagogy, and Practice

    Engaging Which Asian City by Jeff Hou - Associate Professor & Chair of Landscape Architecture, University of Washington, Seattle. Click here to watch the presentation at USC Price.

  7. Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book 2014

    Accessing Spon’s Online

  8. New Urban Planning eBook Collection

    Introducing our NEW Tourism Hospitality & Events eBook Collection

    Our Urban Planning eCollection covers the full range of fields in the academic study of Planning, Urban Design, Urban Studies and the associated fields of Property and Real Estate Development. Original scholarship and research sits alongside reference works and professional guidelines to create an unparalleled resource for scholars and practitioners alike.

    To find out more or to sign up for a free trial click here to go to the eBook web page

  9. Sir Peter Hall On How To Fix The UK’s Domestic Architecture

    The following article is by British urbanist, town planner, and geographer Peter Hall. As Bartlett Professor of Planning and Regeneration at University College London, and President of both the Town and Country Planning Association and the Regional Studies Association, Hall is internationally renowned for his studies on all aspects of cities and regions. He recently published the book Good Cities, Better Lives: How Europe Discovered the Lost Art of Urbanism.

    The entire article can be found here.

  10. Better Public Transit Systems

    Better Public Transit Systems is a complete primer for performance and investment analysis of public transportation. Whether you’re planning a major new public transit project, an extension or expansion of an existing system, or evaluating the needs of your current system, this book provides the tools you need to define your goals and objectives and conceive and analyze design alternatives. This completely revised Second Edition includes new material for students and online discussion questions, whilst remaining an essential reference book.

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