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  1. Cities for the New Millennium

    Edited by Marcial Echenique, Andrew Saint

    Cities for the New Millennium is the outcome of a joint conference held in Salford in July 2000 by the Royal Institute of British Architects and the University of Cambridge's Department of Architecture. It tackles these questions in the light of the Urban Task Force's report about the future of...

    Published August 16th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Approaching Urban Design

    The Design Process

    By Marion Roberts, Clara Greed

    Series: Introduction To Planning Series

    This companion to Introducing Urban Design: Interventions and Responses shows how the principles and concepts of urban design can be applied and implemented in a range of real-world settings....

    Published July 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  3. Cultural Planning

    An Urban Renaissance?

    By Graeme Evans

    Using an historic and contemporary analysis, Cultural Planning examines how and why the cultures have been planned and the extent to which cultural amenities have been considered in town planning. From its ancient roots in the cities of classical Athenian, Roman and Byzantium empires, to the...

    Published July 12th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Great City Parks

    By Alan Tate

    Great City Parks is a celebration of some of the finest achievements of landscape architecture in the public realm. It is a comparative study of twenty significant public parks in fourteen major cities across Western Europe and North America. Collectively, they give a clear picture of why...

    Published July 5th 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Splintering Urbanism

    Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities and the Urban Condition

    By Steve Graham, Simon Marvin

    Splintering Urbanism makes an international and interdisciplinary analysis of the complex interactions between infrastructure networks and urban spaces. It delivers a new and powerful way of understanding contemporary urban change, bringing together discussions about:*globalization and the city*...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Cities in a Globalizing World

    Global Report on Human Settlements

    By Un-Habitat

    'The world has entered the urban millennium. Nearly half the world's people are now city dwellers, and the rapid increase in urban population is expected to continue, mainly in developing countries. This historic transition is being further propelled by the powerful forces of globalization. The...

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  7. The Secret Life of Cities

    Social reproduction of everyday life

    By Helen Jarvis, Andy C. Pratt, Peter Cheng-Chong Wu

    Contemporary urbanisation has two faces: global flows of people, money and information, and that of localised social and economic disparities. Recent research has focused on the headlines of global cities as control centres of the world economy, and social and economic shock waves that have raged...

    Published March 6th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Environmental Problems in an Urbanizing World

    Finding Solutions in Cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America, 2nd Edition

    By Jorge E. Hardoy, Diana Mitlin, David Satterthwaite

    New edition of Environmental Problems in Third World Cities Cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America contain some of the world's most life- and health-threatening human environments. Environment-related diseases and injuries cause millions of preventable deaths each year. In many squatter...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Citizens at Risk

    From Urban Sanitation to Sustainable Cities

    By Gordon McGranahan, Jacob Songsor, Charles Surjadi, Marianne Kjellen, Pedro Jacobi

    Series: Earthscan Risk in Society

    Local environments such as cities and neighbourhoods are becoming a focal point for those concerned with environmental justice and sustainability. The Citizens at Risk takes up this emerging agenda and analyses the key issues in a refreshingly simple yet sophisticated style. Taking a comparative...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Landscapes of Memory and Experience

    Edited by Jan Birksted

    It has been argued that the history of landscape and of gardens has been marginalized from the mainstream of art history and visual studies because of a lack of engagement with the theories, methods and concepts of these disciplines. This book explores possible ways out of this impasse in such a...

    Published February 22nd 2001 by Taylor & Francis