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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. The Skycourt and Skygarden: Greening the urban habitat

    Using graphics and full color images throughout, the author explores 40 current and upcoming skycourt and skygarden projects from around the world, including the Shard (London), Marina Bay Sands (Singapore), the Shanghai Tower (China) and the Lotte Tower (South Korea). Read more...

  6. Landscape, Well-Being and Environment

    This edited work consists of a collection of studies which embrace different aspects of environment, landscape and well-being to consider current approaches to well-being research and practice that fall outside the traditional concepts of well-being as part of medical research, making links with architecture, landscape design, environmental perception, social interaction and environmental sustainability. Read more...

  7. Socially Restorative Urbanism: The theory, process and practice of Experiemics

    In this book the authors argue for and develop socially restorative urbanism – a new conceptual framework laying the foundations for innovative ways of thinking about the relationship between the urban spatial structure and social processes to re-introduce a more explicit people-centered element into urban place-making and its adaptation. Learn more...

  8. Place Attachment: Advances in Theory, Methods and Applications

    In this multidisciplinary book, Manzo and Devine-Wright draw together the latest thinking by leading scholars from around the globe, capturing important advancements in three areas: theory, methods and application. In a wide range of conceptual and applied ways, the authors critically review and challenge contemporary knowledge, identify significant advances and point to areas for future research. Learn more...

  9. Routledge Handbook of the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation

    The book deals with the varied economic challenges that arise from the implication of adaptation policies, making a timely and important contribution to the study of climate change economics. Bringing together the world’s leading international experts in the area and including the most up to date research that has emerged over the last couple of years, the book should prove essential reading for researchers and policy makers in the field of environmental economics and climate change.

  10. Ellis Cahsmore

    Women, sport and the media – where does the blame lie for the current state of affairs?

    Read Ellis Cashmore’s observations on Christine Ohuruogu’s recent comments on “reality tv culture”.

    Visit Ellis' blog here
    Find Ellis' on twitter: @elliscashmore

    Author photograph by Howard Kingsnorth.
     

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