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Forthcoming Community Planning and Planning Techniques Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Craft of Collaborative Planning

    People working together to shape creative and sustainable places

    By Jeff Bishop

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    Unlike books that focus solely on methods, The Craft of Collaborative Planning provides a detailed guide to designing and managing all aspects of the collaborative process, advocating for making collaborative work the norm. Beginning with a discussion of the political and legal context of...

    To Be Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Coming of Age of the Green Community

    My neighbourhood, my planet

    By Erik Bichard

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    People organising to protect their environment is not a new phenomenon, but the groups that have been pushing for environmental change since the 1970s have not convinced sufficient numbers make sustainable decisions or to lead sustainable lives. Governments have serially failed to do the job at the...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Planning and LGBTQ Communities

    The Need for Inclusive Queer Spaces

    Edited by Petra L. Doan

    Although the last decade has seen steady progress towards wider acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and queer (LGBTQ) individuals, LGBTQ residential and commercial areas have come under increasing pressure from gentrification and redevelopment initiatives. As a result many of these...

    To Be Published April 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Representing Landscapes: Digital

    Edited by Nadia Amoroso

    Series: Representing Landscapes

    Most landscape architectural designs now include some form of digital representation - but there is much more scope for creativity beyond the standard Photoshop montages. In this new book on representing landscapes, Nadia Amoroso brings together contributions from some of the leading landscape...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Altruism by Design

    How To Effect Social Change as an Architect

    By Adam R. Wilmes

    Altruism by Design: How to Effect Social Change as an Architect is meant to prepare the individual designer – whether a student or practicing professional – for a career dedicated to serving communities in need through design and construction. It will help you understand the complexities,...

    To Be Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Social Capital at the Community Level

    An Applied Interdisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by John Halstead, Steven C. Deller

    Series: Community Development Research and Practice Series

    In Social Capital at the Community Level, John Halstead and Steven Deller examine social capital formation beyond the individual level through a variety of disciplines: planning, economics, regional development, sociology, as well as non-traditional approaches like engineering and built...

    To Be Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Arts and Community Change

    Exploring Cultural Development Policies, Practices and Dilemmas

    Edited by Max Stephenson, Scott Tate

    Series: Community Development Research and Practice Series

    Arts and Community Change: Exploring Cultural Development Policies, Practices and Dilemmas addresses the growing number of communities adopting arts and culture-based development methods to influence social change. Providing community workers and planners with strategies to develop arts policy...

    To Be Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Recoded City

    Co-Creating Urban Futures

    By Thomas Ermacora, Lucy Bullivant

    The future of urbanism is being recoded: no longer the preserve of the external elite, it is being fundamentally affected by the impact of participatory placemaking, putting citizens front and centre of the new open source city. By changing the ways they see their communities, people talk, learn...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Impacts of European Territorial Policies in the Baltic States

    Edited by Garri Raagmaa, Dominic Stead

    Urban and regional development in the Baltic States and other Central and Eastern European countries has experienced rapid changes since their re-independence at the beginning of the 1990s. Meanwhile, urban and regional planning institutions and organizational cultures in the Baltic States have...

    To Be Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge