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Forthcoming Spatial and Regional Planning Books

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  1. Rethinking Creative Cities Policy

    Invisible Agents and Hidden Protagonists

    Edited by Allan Watson, Calvin Taylor

    In recent years, there has been high level of interest amongst policy-makers in the ‘creative city’ concept, due to the anticipation of economic and social benefits from a growing cultural and creative economy. However, a lack of understanding of local social and economic contexts, as well as the...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Innovative Measurement and Evaluation of Community Development Practices

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Jane Leonard, Mary Emery

    Series: Community Development – Current Issues Series

    Finding innovative and useful measurement practices for community development projects is gaining in importance as policymakers increase the demands for accountability. This book examines some of the latest efforts to document the effectiveness of local development efforts. The types of...

    To Be Published July 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Frontiers of Land and Water Governance in Urban Areas

    Edited by Thomas Hartmann, Tejo Spit

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    A society that intensifies and expands the use of land and water in urban areas needs to search for solutions to manage the frontiers between these two essential elements for urban living. Sustainable governance of land and water is one of the major challenges of our times. Managing retention areas...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 1951 Exhibition of Architecture

    Guide to the Exhibition of Architecture, Town Planning and Building Research

    Edited by Harding McGregor Dunnett

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    The Festival of Britain is perhaps best known for its South Bank exhibition promoting British science and art to the post-war world, but one of the most important elements was the Architecture Exhibition, based in Poplar in East London. This exhibition was used to demonstrate the principles of...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Manual de Urbanismo (Bogota, 1939)

    By Karl Brunner

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    Unlike European countries where the consolidation of town planning was based on legislative reforms, Latin America’s urbanismo mainly stemmed from urban plans for national capitals and metropolises. Austrian academic and planner Karl Brunner was hired in Chile, Colombia and Panama from the late...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Town Planning towards City Development

    A Report to the Durbar of Indore

    By Patrick Geddes

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    Patrick Geddes is one of the most important figures in planning history, variously presented as an inspiration to regional planning, environmental planning and sustainability, grass-roots planning, citizen democracy, historic preservation, neighborhood upgrading, university-community partnership,...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning and International Law

    Edited by Daud Hassan, Tuomas Kuokkanen, Niko Soininen

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) is an integrated and comprehensive approach to ocean governance and is used to establish a rational use of marine space and reconcile conflicting interests of its users. MSP allows both a high level of environmental protection and a wide range of human activities...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Cultural Sustainability and Regional Development

    Theories and practices of territorialisation

    Edited by Joost Dessein, Elena Battaglini, Lummina Horlings

    Series: Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

    Meeting the aims of sustainability is becoming increasingly difficult; at the same time, the call for culture is becoming more powerful. This book explores the relationships between culture, sustainability and regional change through the concept of ‘territorialisation’. This new concept describes...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Planning for a Material World

    Edited by Laura Lieto, Robert Beauregard

    Series: Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

    Today, urban scholars think of cities and regions as evolving through networks of human associations, technologies, and natural ecologies. This being the case, planners are faced with the task of navigating a profoundly material world. Planning with and for humans alone is unacceptable: in the...

    To Be Published October 6th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Planning, Appraisal and Delivery of Infrastructure Mega Projects 1: Decision-making Beyond the Iron Triangle

    By Harry Dimitriou, John E Ward, Philip Wright

    Series: The Omega Series

    This book seeks to establish more clearly the generic parameters of a successful mega infrastructure project, on the premise that mega infrastructure projects that are completed on time, within budget and to specification can also be built in the wrong place, at the wrong time, and have impacts...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge