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Forthcoming Urban Cultures Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Urbanization in Vietnam

    By Gisele Bousquet

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Most studies on urbanisation focus on the move of rural people to cities and the impact this has, both on the cities to which the people have moved, and on the rural communities they have left. This book, on the other hand, considers the impact on rural communities of the physical expansion of...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Media and Culture in Turkey

    Structures, Spaces, Voices

    Edited by Christian Christensen, Miyase Christensen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    Discourse (both popular and academic) surrounding Turkey has leaned toward the reductionist and the de-contextualized, framing Turkish media, culture and politics in polarized terms such as East vs. West, Modern vs. Traditional or Muslim vs. Christian. The objective of this new volume is to...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Ethno-Architecture and the Politics of Migration

    Edited by Mirjana Lozanovska

    Series: Architext

    Ethno-Architecture and the Politics of Migration explores the interface between migration and architecture. Cities have been substantially affected by transnational migration but the physical manifestations of migration in architecture – and its effect on streetscape, neighbourhood and city – have...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Festival Cities

    Culture, Planning and Urban Life since 1945

    By John R. Gold, Margaret Gold

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    To Be Published January 2nd 2016 by Routledge

  5. Markets, Places, Cities

    By Kirsten Seale

    Series: Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

    This book offers a comparative and transnational analytical framework to provide a comprehensive overview of formal and informal markets, place, and the urban. It examines how markets are situated within social, cultural and media discourses, and within material and symbolic urban economies. It...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Slow Tourism, Food and Cities

    Pace and the Search for the ‘Good Life’

    Edited by Michael Clancy

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    This book provides an in-depth examination of slow food, tourism and cities, demonstrating how these elements are intertwined with each other and the larger slow movement, as part of the modern search for "the good life." While slow tourism has been present as a concept and practice for years,...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Islamic Cities and the Question of the Labyrinthine

    Towards a new Terminology in Urban Morphology

    By Somaiyeh Falahat

    Series: Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

    An alternative view of Islamic cities that challenges the Western conception of them as labyrinthine...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Strata Title Property Rights

    Private governance of multi-owned properties

    By Cathy Sherry

    Series: Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Order and Conflict in Public Space

    Edited by Mattias De Backer, Lucas Melgaço, Georgiana Varna, Francesca Menichelli

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    Several recent developments place public space at the heart of the contemporary political agenda. Most of the world’s population now lives in urban areas, which has led to the global expansion of problems of sustainability, urban management and planning, and equity in the provision and access of...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Creativity

    By Harriet Hawkins

    Series: Key Ideas in Geography

    To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Routledge