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  1. Town and Country Planning in the UK

    14th Edition

    By Barry Cullingworth, Vincent Nadin

    This extensively revised fourteenth edition incorporates the major changes to planning introduced by the 2004 Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act and the government’s mission to change the culture of planning. It provides a critical discussion of the system of planning – the institutions...

    Published May 24th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Indicators for Urban and Regional Planning

    The Interplay of Policy and Methods

    By Cecilia Wong

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    This book focuses on the measurement and utilisation of quantitative indicators in the urban and regional planning fields. There has been a resurgence of academic and policy interest in using indicators to inform planning, partly in response to the current government's information intensive...

    Published May 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  3. Urban and Regional Technology Planning

    Planning Practice in the Global Knowledge Economy

    By Kenneth E. Corey, Mark Wilson

    Series: Networked Cities Series

    Part of the popular Networked Cities series, Urban and Regional Technology Planning focuses on the practice of relational planning and the stimulation of local city-regional scale development planning in the context of the global knowledge economy and network society. Designed to offer scholars,...

    Published May 7th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Planning, Law and Economics

    The Rules We Make for Using Land

    By Barrie Needham

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    What rights does the state have over privately owned land? Why should some landowners be favoured over others? How can the practice of land-use planning be improved? This book addresses these essential questions and shows that the interests people have in property rights over land and buildings...

    Published March 20th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Representing Calcutta

    Modernity, Nationalism and the Colonial Uncanny

    By Swati Chattopadhyay

    Series: Asia's Transformations/Asia's Great Cities

    Representing Calcutta: Modernity, Nationalism, and the Colonial Uncanny is a spatial history of colonial Calcutta, addressing the question of modernity that haunts our perception of Calcutta. The book responds to two interrelated concerns about the city. The first is the image of Calcutta as the...

    Published March 14th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Urban Geography

    3rd Edition

    By Tim Hall

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Human Geography Series

    More than simply examining the new geographical patterns forming within cities, this third edition of Urban Geography also investigates the way geographers have sought to make sense of this urban transformation. Tim Hall critically synthesizes key literatures in the following areas:...

    Published March 8th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Urban Space and Cityscapes

    Perspectives from Modern and Contemporary Culture

    Edited by Christoph Lindner

    Series: Questioning Cities

    From the verticals of New York, Hong Kong and Singapore to the sprawls of London, Paris and Jakarta, this interdisciplinary volume of new writing examines constructions, representations, imaginations and theorizations of 'cityscapes' in modern and contemporary culture. With specially-commissioned...

    Published March 1st 2006 by Routledge

  8. In the Nature of Cities

    Urban Political Ecology and the Politics of Urban Metabolism

    Edited by Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika, Erik Swyngedouw

    Series: Questioning Cities

    The social and material production of urban nature has recently emerged as an important area in urban studies, human/environmental interactions and social studies. This has been prompted by the recognition that the material conditions that comprise urban environments are not independent from social...

    Published December 21st 2005 by Routledge

  9. The Global Cities Reader

    Edited by Roger Keil, Neil Brenner

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    Providing the first comprehensive survey of new interdisciplinary scholarship on globalized urbanization, this important volume contains fifty selections from classic writings by authors such as John Friedmann, Michael Peter Smith, Saskia Sassen, Peter Taylor, Manuel Castells and Anthony King,...

    Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Cities and Consumption

    By Mark Jayne

    Series: Routledge Critical Introductions to Urbanism and the City

    In investigating the mutual and dynamic relationship between urban development and consumption, this book asks: how are cities moulded by consumption, and how is consumption moulded by cities? Consumption stands at the intersection of different spheres of everyday life: between the public and the...

    Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge