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  1. Governing Sustainable Cities

    By Bob Evans, Marko Joas, Susan Sundback, Kate Theobald

    Urban governance and sustainability are rapidly becoming key issues around the world. Currently three billion people - half the population of the planet - live in cities, and by 2050 a full two-thirds of the world's population will be housed in ever larger and increasingly densely populated urban...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published October 28th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Urban Governance Voice and Poverty in the Developing World

    By Nick Devas

    Poverty and governance are both issues high on the agenda of international agencies and governments in the South. With urban areas accounting for a steadily growing share of the world's poor people, an international team of researchers focused their attention on the hitherto little-studied...

    Published October 1st 2004 by Routledge

  4. Facility Siting

    Risk, Power and Identity in Land Use Planning

    Edited by Asa Boholm, Ragnar E. Lofstedt

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    From dams to landfill sites, and power plants to radioactive waste repositories, the siting of facilities is a veritable minefield of conflicts involving industry, planners, authorities, NGOs and citizens. This penetrating volume examines risk, power and identity in contests over the siting of...

    Published October 1st 2004 by Routledge

  5. Market Economy and Urban Change

    Impacts in the Developing World

    Edited by Roger Zetter, Mohamed Hamza

    Across the developing world the preceding decade or so has witnessed a profound reconfiguration of the political economy of urban policy. This new policy environment is driven by globalization, the neo-liberal macro-economic package of 'market enablement' and structural adjustment, which now form...

    Published October 1st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Classic Readings in Urban Planning

    By Jay Stein

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 9th 2004 by APA Planners Press

  7. Digital Infrastructures

    Enabling Civil and Environmental Systems through Information Technology

    Edited by Thomas Horan, Rae Zimmerman

    Series: Networked Cities Series

    An invisible network of digital technology systems underlies the highly visible networks of roads, waterways, satellites, and power-lines. Increasingly, these systems are becoming the "infrastructure's infrastructure," providing a crucial array of data on network demand, performance, reliability,...

    Published September 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  8. Measuring Quality in Planning

    Managing the Performance Process

    By Matthew Carmona, Louie Sieh

    This book deals with one of the current major debates in planning: how to measure the quality and effectiveness of the output of the planning process. It deals with issues of defining quality, public sector management, the use of indicators and the planning process. Although case study material is...

    Published September 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  9. Small Change

    About the Art of Practice and the Limits of Planning in Cities

    By Nabeel Hamdi

    What exactly is 'small change'? Build a bus stop in an urban slum and a vibrant community sprouts and grows around it - that is the power of small changes that have huge positive effects. This book is an argument for the wisdom of the street, the ingenuity of the improvisers and the long-term,...

    Published September 1st 2004 by Routledge

  10. Municipalities and Finance

    A Sourcebook for Capacity Building

    By Nick Devas

    Edited by Ian Blore, Richard Slater

    Series: Municipal Capacity Building Series

    Finance is a critical issue for municipal governments around the world, and a major constraint on the delivery of pro-poor services at the local level. In many countries, decentralisation has brought the issue of municipal finance to the fore. This sourcebook provides a framework for analysing...

    Published September 1st 2004 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Building Communities (Routledge Revivals): The Co-operative Way
    By Johnston Birchall
    To Be Published July 6th 2015
  2. Frontiers of Land and Water Governance in Urban Regions
    Edited by Thomas Hartmann, Tejo Spit
    To Be Published July 15th 2015
  3. Healthy Cities
    Edited by Jason Corburn
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  4. Public Space
    Edited by Vikas Mehta
    To Be Published July 22nd 2015
  5. The City Reader, 6th Edition
    Edited by Richard T. LeGates, Frederic Stout
    To Be Published July 22nd 2015

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