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  1. Territorial Development, Cohesion and Spatial Planning

    Knowledge and policy development in an enlarged EU

    Edited by Neil Adams, Giancarlo Cotella, Richard Nunes

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This book examines some of the evolving challenges faced by EU regional policy in light of enlargement and to assess some of the approaches and trends in terms of territorial development policy and practice that are emerging out of this process. Focusing on the experiences on Central and Eastern...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Asian Cities in an Era of Decentralisation

    Edited by Michelle Ann Miller, Tim Bunnell

    This book critically engages with the idea of decentralization as empowering cities and their residents to act innovatively and creatively. The contributions thus highlight how the term ‘empowerment’ in the context of decentralization regimes masks a competing array of intentions and agendas. Who...

    Published July 29th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Plan for Milton Keynes

    By Mkdc

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    The UK's largest new town, Milton Keynes, is the product of a Transatlantic planning culture and a plan for a relatively low-density motorised city generously endowed with roads, parklands, and the infrastructure of cabling for communications technology. At its heart was the charismatic and...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. When We Build Again

    By Bournville Village Trust

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    Like many UK cities Birmingham was heavily bombed during the Second World War and as with so many bombed British cities, and many un-bombed ones that jumped on to the re-planning bandwagon, there was a clear imperative to reconstruct. But Birmingham was atypical in how it went about this. The...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. People and Planning

    Report of the Committee on Public Participation in Planning (The Skeffington Committee Report)

    By The Skeffington Committee

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    The Skeffington Committee was appointed in 1968 to look at ways of involving the wider public in the formative stages of local development plans. It was the first concerted effort to encourage a systematic approach to resident participation in planning and the decision-making process, in contrast...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. Lusaka: The New Capital of Northern Rhodesia

    Edited by Helen Meller

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    This short account of the planning of Lusaka as the new capital of Northern Rhodesia, written for its official opening in 1935 as part of jubilee celebrations for King George V, was printed in a limited edition specifically for that event, and is now very scarce and difficult to obtain, but...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Urban Systems (Routledge Revivals)

    Contemporary Approaches to Modelling

    Edited by C S Bertuglia, G. Leonardi, S. Occelli, G. A. Rabino, R. Tadei, Alan Wilson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This edited collection, first published in 1987, provides a comparative analysis of different approaches to urban modelling, and lays the foundations for the possibility of integration and a more unified field. The first part contextualises the development of the field of urban systems modelling,...

    Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Underground. The Way to the Future

    Edited by Georg Anagnostou, Heinz Ehrbar

    Underground – the way to the future was the motto of the World Tunnel Congress 2013 in Geneva, Switzerland. The use of underground space has gained importance during the last years due to the tremendous global urbanization, the high demand on transportation capacities and energy production. All...

    Published May 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. The Ethical Planning Practitioner

    By Jerry Weitz

    If a local college gives a city planner tickets to a sold-out football game, is it wrong to take them—even if the planner pays for them? Should a planning consultant bid on a project that has a clearly unrealistic timeframe? Can a planning director moonlight for another agency? For practicing...

    Published May 13th 2013 by APA Planners Press

  10. The Government of Space (Routledge Revivals)

    Town Planning in Modern Society

    By Alison Ravetz

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Britain’s planning system began as ‘town and country planning’ to repair the ravages of unplanned industrialism and promote ideal environments for the future. Steering a course between left and right, public control and for-profit development, it survived successive booms and busts, broadening to...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge