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Forthcoming Community Planning and Planning Techniques Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Local Food Systems and Community Well-Being

    Growing Livelihoods

    By Rhonda Phillips, Chris Wharton

    Series: Earthscan Tools for Community Planning

    The purpose of this book is to explore how and where local food and farms, as part of a local or regional food system, can positively impact both economic development and overall well-being of communities....

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Programming the Built Environment (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Architectural programming – the analysis of any given environment to satisfy users’ needs – has become a given prerequisite to the design process. The programming process is often a complicated one: users’ present and future needs must be identified; space allowances, often predetermined, must be...

    To Be Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Design Intervention (Routledge Revivals)

    Toward a More Humane Architecture

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Jacqueline Vischer, Edward White

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Design Intervention: Toward a More Humane Architecture, first published in 1991, intends to demonstrate that interest in social issues is alive and well in architecture, that there is a small but effective cadre of dedicated professionals who continue to commit themselves to solving social problems...

    To Be Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. One Idea, Many Plans

    An American City Design Concept in Independent India

    By Sanjeev Vidyarthi

    Planners tend to promote formal plans as the only game in town while diverse efforts of urban actors shape our cities. Tracking the development of American "neighborhood unit" concept in independent India’s planning practice and literature—from the national level policies to on-the-ground...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. What Happened to Planning? (Routledge Revivals)

    By Peter Ambrose

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title was first published in 1986 during a recession much like that faced in recent years, which placed immense pressure on the British planning system and led to social unrest in the inner cities and in many disadvantaged areas. Within this context, Peter Ambrose outlines the features of land...

    To Be Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Place-Based Transformations

    Case Studies in Sustainable Community Development

    By Mark Deakin

    Place Based Transformations offers critical insights into the development of a community-based approach to sustainable urban regeneration by analysing the masterplans which underpin the processes. It focuses on four ‘bottom up’ case studies: Chicago, Vancouver, Birmingham and Edinburgh, which...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Altruism by Design

    How To Affect Social Change as an Architect

    By Adam R. Wilmes

    Altruism by Design will prepare you for a career dedicated to serving communities in need through design and construction. It will help you understand the complexities, opportunities, and benefits of creating architecture that promotes social equality and community so that you can make a difference...

    To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge