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  1. The Urban Housing Manual

    Making Regulatory Frameworks Work for the Poor

    By Geoffrey Payne, Michael Majale

    Red tape is a significant stumbling block to the provision of affordable shelter to the urban poor and, indeed, slums are largely the result of inappropriate regulatory frameworks. This practice-oriented manual tackles the issue of regulatory frameworks for urban upgrading and new housing...

    Published September 1st 2004 by Routledge

  2. Remaking Birmingham

    The Visual Culture of Urban Regeneration

    Edited by Liam Kennedy

    The city of Birmingham offers a particularly rich case study on urban regeneration as it strives to build a new city image. Positioned between decline and regeneration, the landscape of the city and its environs collages old and new, producing dramatic contrasts - of industrial and post-industrial...

    Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Urban Culture

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Chris Jenks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    This collection is an interdisciplinary study focusing on the various cultural aspects of city life. The works included are drawn from a broad range of canonical and secondary sources and emphasise the 'new', covering modernist and postmodernist perspectives of urban culture. The collection is...

    Published July 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  4. Transforming Barcelona

    The Renewal of a European Metropolis

    Edited by Tim Marshall

    This unique book, written by local experts in the city, deals with the transformation of Barcelona during the last twenty years. Barcelona has been held up as a model of urban planning and economic regeneration amongst built environment professionals. The redesign of square parks and streets...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Planner's Estimating Guide

    Projecting Land-Use and Facility Needs

    By Arthur Nelson

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

    Published July 2nd 2004 by APA Planners Press

  6. Empowering Squatter Citizen

    Local Government, Civil Society and Urban Poverty Reduction

    By Diana Mitlin, David Satterthwaite

    With the rapid growth in urban poverty in Africa, Asia and Latin America, most cities now have 30 to 60 per cent of their population living in shanty towns. The civil and political rights of these people are either ignored or constantly contravened. They face multiple deprivations, including hunger...

    Published May 1st 2004 by Routledge

  7. Elements of Visual Design in the Landscape

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Bell

    Public concern about the landscape, in particular its appearance, is increasing all the time. For those charged with managing, developing or conserving a wide range of landscapes it is a major task to take visual aspects into account. Elements of Visual Design in the Landsacpe presents a vocabulary...

    Published March 25th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Cities Transformed

    Demographic Change and Its Implications in the Developing World

    By Mark R. Montgomery, Richard Stren, Barney Cohen, Holly E. Reed

    Over the next 20 years, most low-income countries will, for the first time, become more urban than rural. Understanding demographic trends in the cities of the developing world is critical to those countries - their societies, economies, and environments. The benefits from urbanization cannot be...

    Published February 29th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Countryside Planning

    New Approaches to Management and Conservation

    Edited by Kevin Bishop, Adrian Phillips

    Not since the 19th century has the future of the countryside been such a focus of political and public attention, nor of profound uncertainty and anguished debate. A watershed has now been reached, and in this time of unprecedented change, new tools are needed for planning and managing the...

    Published January 1st 2004 by Routledge

  10. Moving People, Goods and Information in the 21st Century

    The Cutting-Edge Infrastructures of Networked Cities

    Edited by Richard Hanley

    Series: Networked Cities Series

    Globalisation and technological innovation have changed the way people, goods, and information move through and about cities. To remain, or become, economically and environmentally sustainable, cities and their regions must adapt to these changes by creating cutting-edge infrastructures that...

    Published December 18th 2003 by Routledge