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  1. Global Metropolitan

    Globalizing Cities in a Capitalist World

    By John Rennie-Short

    Series: Questioning Cities

    Exploring the connections between globalization and urbanization, this notable book places particular emphasis on understanding the economic function of global cities, the political process of globalizing cities, and the cultural significance of cosmopolitan cities. The book explores the...

    Published May 27th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Cities and Natural Process

    A Basis for Sustainability, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Hough

    Cities and Natural Process is a discussion of the fundamental conflict in the perception of nature and an expression of the essential need for an environmental view when approaching urban design. Whilst retaining the existing structure, each of the chapters has been revised to take into account...

    Published April 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  3. Regional Innovation Systems

    The Role of Governances in a Globalized World, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Hans-Joachim Braczyk, Philip Cooke, Martin Heidenreich

    Since the first edition of this book in 1995, there has been a worldwide innovation-led economic boom and a subsequent slump, meaning enormous change has also occurred at the level of regional economies. The new edition registers this change and provides an interesting test of the robustness of the...

    Published March 11th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Urban Avant-Gardes

    Art, Architecture and Change

    By Malcolm Miles

    Urban Avant-Gardes presents original research on a range of recent contemporary practices in and between art and architecture giving perspectives from a wide range of disciplines in the arts, humanities and social sciences that are seldom juxtaposed, it questions many assumptions and accepted...

    Published February 26th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Regions, Spatial Strategies and Sustainable Development

    By David Counsell, Graham Haughton

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Focusing on recent regional policy and important planning debates across the English regions, this book analyzes the issues, disputes and tensions that have arisen in regional planning in the new millennium. With a range of local case studies to ground the argument in local as well as regional...

    Published December 4th 2003 by Routledge

  6. The Cybercities Reader

    Edited by Steve Graham

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    Providing the most comprehensive, international and interdisciplinary analysis yet of the relationships between cities, urban life and new technologies, this informative book incorporates detailed discussions of cybercity history, theory, economic processes, mobilities, physical forms,...

    Published November 27th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Suburban Form

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Brenda Case Scheer, Kiril Stanilov

    This book examines and documents the remarkable development and transformation of suburban form throughout the globe during the twentieth century. The premise that suburban areas are monotonous, inert environments is put to a test through investigation of the complexity of those suburban settings...

    Published November 20th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Urban World/Global City

    2nd Edition

    By David Clark

    This book identifies and accounts for the characteristics of the contemporary city and of urban society. It analyzes the distribution and growth of settlements and explores the social and behavioral characteristics of urban living. The latest theoretical and empirical developments and...

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Conservation and Planning

    Changing Values in Policy and Practice

    By Edward Hobson

    Conserving historic buildings continues to excite and inflame opinion. The means of protecting such buildings and areas are well established but frequently suffer a lack of wider understanding. Conservation and Planning takes a detailed look at the way these processes have evolved and their use...

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge

  10. The City Cultures Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Iain Borden, Tim Hall, Malcolm Miles

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    Cities are both products of culture, and sites where culture is made and received. By presenting the very best of classic and contemporary writing on the culture of cities, The City Cultures Reader provides an accessible overview of the diverse material on the interface between cities and...

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge