Preparing Cities for Oil Depletion
Planning after Petroleum charts the myriad of urban planning problems posed by petroleum depletion and identifies strategies and measures that can secure cities against rising oil prices. The book is founded in the growing scholarly and policy recognition that the world is facing an energy crunch,...
To Be Published February 9th 2016 by Routledge
Challenges and Future Prospects
Australians from all walks of life have begun to realise the nation’s cities cannot sustain profligate growth indefinitely. Dwindling water supplies, failing food bowls, increased energy costs, more severe bushfires, severe storms, flooding, coastal erosion, rising transport expenses, housing...
Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge
Reinstating Kids in the City
Leading planning and geography authors present this comprehensive assessment of the extent to which the physical and social make up of Western cities accommodates and nourishes the needs of children and youth. Examining the areas of planning, design, social policy, transport and housing,...
Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge