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Forthcoming City and Urban Planning Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Urban Theory and the Urban Experience

    Encountering the city, 2nd Edition

    By Simon Parker

    Urban Theory and the Urban Experience brings together classic and contemporary approaches to urban research in order to reveal the intellectual origins of urban studies and the often unacknowledged debt that empirical and theoretical perspectives on the city owe one another. From the foundations...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Society and Environment: A Historical Review

    By Jaqueline Tyrwhitt

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    Jaqueline Tyrwhitt (1905-1983) was a British town planner, editor, and educator. This book includes four of Tyrwhitt’s key texts to illustrate how she forged and promoted a synthesis of Patrick Geddes’ bioregionalism and the utopian ideals of European Modernist urbanism, which influenced post-war...

    To Be Published May 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Traffic in Towns

    A Study of the Long Term Problems of Traffic in Urban Areas

    By Colin Buchanan

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    Traffic in Towns, also known as the Buchanan Report, is regarded as one of the most influential planning documents of the twentieth century. The report reflected mounting concern about the impact on Britain’s towns and cities of rapid growth in the ownership and use of motor vehicles. Its purpose...

    To Be Published May 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Water and Cities in Latin America

    Challenges for Sustainable Development

    Edited by Ismael Aguilar-Barajas, Jürgen Mahlknecht, Jonathan Kaledin, Marianne Kjellén, Abel Mejía-Betancourt

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    Approximately 80 per cent of the population of Latin America is concentrated in urban centres. Pressure on water resources and water management in cities therefore provide major challenges. Despite the importance of the issues, there has been little systematic coverage of the topic in book form....

    To Be Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Market Towns

    Roles, challenges and prospects

    By Neil Powe, Trevor Hart, Tim Shaw

    Original and insightful, this volume, giving in-depth consideration to the key issues affecting the future of market towns, provides readers with a framework for evaluating policy initiatives and progress in market towns. Through a detailed analysis of the characteristics of over 200 towns and...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Handbook of Planning for Health and Well-Being

    Shaping a sustainable and healthy future

    Edited by Hugh Barton, Susan Thompson, Sarah Burgess, Marcus Grant

    Urban planning is deeply implicated in both the planetary crisis of climate change and the personal crises of unhealthy lifestyles. Worldwide health issues such as obesity, mental illness, growing health inequalities and climate vulnerability cannot be solved solely by medicines but also by...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Cities in the Pacific Rim

    Edited by James Berry, Stanley McGreal

    The cities of the Pacific Rim are in one of the most dynamic spheres of the global economy. In the twenty first century the focus of global affairs is destined to shift from the West to the East. These cities offer a wide range of different responses to the demands that rapid growth puts on...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Urban Landscapes

    International Perspectives

    Edited by P. J. Larkham, J. W. R. Whitehand

    Taking a multidisciplinary approach this addresses the academic and practical issues concerning the present and future of the built environment, arguing for its enlightened management in the future of our present-day environment....

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning

    Volume 1

    Edited by Bruce Stiftel, Vanessa Watson

    Series: Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning

    Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning offers a selection of the best urban planning scholarship from each of the world's planning school associations. The award-winning papers presented illustrate the concerns and the discourse of planning scholarship communities and provide a glimpse into...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Remaking the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge

    A Case of Shadowboxing with Nature

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge