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  1. The Meaning of the Local

    Politics of Place in Urban India

    Edited by Geert de Neve, Henrike Donner

    By zooming in on urban localities in India and by unpacking the 'meaning of the local' for those who live in them, the ten papers in this volume redress a recurrent asymmetry in contemporary debates about globalisation. In much literature, the global is associated with transnationalism,...

    Published February 10th 2011 by UCL Press

  2. The City Reader

    5th Edition

    Edited by Richard T. LeGates, Frederic Stout

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    The fifth edition of the highly successful City Reader juxtaposes the best classic and contemporary writings on the city. It contains fifty-seven selections including seventeen new contributions by experts including Elijah Anderson, Robert Bruegmann, Michael Dear, Jan Gehl,...

    Published January 12th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Inner City Regeneration

    By Robert K. Home

    This book covers all the main aspects of government policy and practice in British inner city regeneration. Chapters deal with the development of policy, agencies for regeneration, housing, social issues. The UK edxperience is compared with that of other countries, particularly the USA, and past...

    Published December 6th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The City in Cultural Context

    Edited by John Agnew, John Mercer, David Sopher

    Routledge Library Editions: The City reprints some of the most important works in urban studies published in the last century. For further information on this collection please email info.research@routledge.co.uk....

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Dynamics of Urbanism

    By Peter F. Smith

    Routledge Library Editions: The City reprints some of the most important works in urban studies published in the last century. For further information on this collection please email info.research@routledge.co.uk....

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Dynamics of Urban Property Development

    By Jack Rose

    Jack Rose examines the social, economic and political forces which have shaped the towns and cities of the UK since the Industrial Revolution. The unrestricted and largely unplanned development which followed the Industrial Revolution created unacceptable living and working conditions for which a...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Colonial Urban Development

    Culture, Social Power and Environment

    By Anthony D. King

    The Study focuses on the social and, more especially, the cultural processes governing colonial urban development and develops a theory and methodology to do this. The author demonstrates how the physical and spatial arrangements characterizing urban development are unique products of a particular...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  8. Gentrification of the City

    Edited by Neil Smith, Peter Williams

    This book was first published in 1986....

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Political Theory and Community Building in Post-Soviet Russia

    Edited by Oleg Kharkhordin, Risto Alapuro

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book revisits many aspects of current social science theories, such as actor-network theory and the French school of science and technology studies, to test how the theories apply in a specific situation, in this case after 1991 in the city of Cherepovets in Russia, home of Russia’s second...

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Urban Tourism and Urban Change

    Cities in a Global Economy

    By Costas Spirou

    Series: The Metropolis and Modern Life

    Urban Tourism and Urban Change: Cities in a Global Economy provides both a sociological / cultural analysis of change that has taken place in many of the world's cities. This focused treatment of urban tourism examines the implications of these changes for urban management and planning sense, for...

    Published November 18th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Converting Land from Rural to Urban Uses (Routledge Revivals)
    By A. Allan Schmid
    To Be Published May 29th 2015
  2. Economic Growth and Sustainable Housing: an uneasy relationship
    By Jin Xue
    To Be Published May 29th 2015
  3. Mobilities
    Edited by Ole B. Jensen
    To Be Published June 5th 2015
  4. Dangerous Classes: The Underclass and Social Citizenship
    By Lydia Morris
    To Be Published June 12th 2015
  5. Narratives of Neglect
    By Jacqui Karn
    To Be Published June 12th 2015

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