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  1. Survival

    June, 47.2

    Edited by Dana Allin

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  2. Urban Geography in America, 1950-2000

    Paradigms and Personalities

    Edited by Brian J.L Berry, James Wheeler

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 26th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Planning for the Unplanned

    Recovering from Crises in Megacities

    By Aseem Inam

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 29th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Cities and Climate Change

    By Michelle Betsill, Harriet Bulkeley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Geography and Environment

    Climate change is one of the most challenging issues of our time. As key sites in the production and management of emissions of greenhouse gases, cities will be crucial for the implementation of international agreements and national policies on climate change. This book provides a critical analysis...

    Published March 9th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Point of Purchase

    How Shopping Changed American Culture

    By Sharon Zukin

    This accessible, smart, and expansive book on shopping's impact on American life is in part historical, stretching back to the mid-19th century, yet also has a contemporary focus, with material on recent trends in shopping from the internet to Zagat's guides.Drawing inspiration from both Pierre...

    Published February 28th 2005 by Routledge

  6. City of Flows

    Modernity, Nature, and the City

    By Maria Kaika

    Typically, cities and nature are perceived as geographic opposites, cities being manufactured social creations, and nature being outside of human construction. Through a historical geography of water in the modern city, Kaika shows that this is not the case. Rather, nature and the modern city are...

    Published December 26th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Restructuring the Chinese City

    Changing Society, Economy and Space

    By Laurence J.C. Ma, Fulong Wu

    A sea of change has occurred in China since the 1978 economic reforms. Bringing together the work of leading scholars specializing in urban China, this book examines what has happened to the Chinese city undergoing multiple transformations during the reform era, with an emphasis on new processes of...

    Published December 15th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Regulating Place

    Standards and the Shaping of Urban America

    Edited by Eran Ben-Joseph, Terry S. Szold

    Tracing how codes arose when they did, and how they were adapted over time, the authors examine the increasing influence of regulatory codes over urban design and planning in the past century....

    Published December 5th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Fluid City

    Transforming Melbourne's Urban Waterfront

    By Kim Dovey

    Fluid City traces the transformation of the urban waterfront of Melbourne, the re-vitalization of the Yarra River waterfront, Melbourne Docklands and Port Philip Bay. As the financial and industrial centre of Australia, in the late nineteenth century, Melbourne developed a new world exuberance. Yet...

    Published December 1st 2004 by Routledge

  10. Cities and the Creative Class

    By Richard Florida

    In his compelling follow-up to The Rise of the Creative Class, Richard Florida outlines how certain cities succeed in attracting members of the 'creative class' - the millions of people who work in information-age economic sectors and in industries driven by innovation and talent....

    Published November 16th 2004 by Routledge