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  1. Measuring Quality in Planning

    Managing the Performance Process

    By Matthew Carmona, Louie Sieh

    This book deals with one of the current major debates in planning: how to measure the quality and effectiveness of the output of the planning process. It deals with issues of defining quality, public sector management, the use of indicators and the planning process. Although case study material is...

    Published September 1st 2004 by Routledge

  2. Small Change

    About the Art of Practice and the Limits of Planning in Cities

    By Nabeel Hamdi

    What exactly is 'small change'? Build a bus stop in an urban slum and a vibrant community sprouts and grows around it - that is the power of small changes that have huge positive effects. This book is an argument for the wisdom of the street, the ingenuity of the improvisers and the long-term,...

    Published August 31st 2004 by Routledge

  3. Municipalities and Finance

    A Sourcebook for Capacity Building

    By Nick Devas

    Edited by Ian Blore, Richard Slater

    Series: Municipal Capacity Building Series

    Finance is a critical issue for municipal governments around the world, and a major constraint on the delivery of pro-poor services at the local level. In many countries, decentralisation has brought the issue of municipal finance to the fore. This sourcebook provides a framework for analysing...

    Published August 31st 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Urban Housing Manual

    Making Regulatory Frameworks Work for the Poor

    By Geoffrey Payne, Michael Majale

    Red tape is a significant stumbling block to the provision of affordable shelter to the urban poor and, indeed, slums are largely the result of inappropriate regulatory frameworks. This practice-oriented manual tackles the issue of regulatory frameworks for urban upgrading and new housing...

    Published August 31st 2004 by Routledge

  5. Private Dwelling

    Contemplating the Use of Housing

    By Peter King

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Housing is something that is deeply personal to us. It offers us privacy and security and allows us to be intimate with those we are close to. This book considers the nature of privacy but also how we choose to share our dwelling. The book discusses the manner in which we talk about our housing,...

    Published August 18th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Remaking Birmingham

    The Visual Culture of Urban Regeneration

    Edited by Liam Kennedy

    The city of Birmingham offers a particularly rich case study on urban regeneration as it strives to build a new city image. Positioned between decline and regeneration, the landscape of the city and its environs collages old and new, producing dramatic contrasts - of industrial and post-industrial...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Urban Culture

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Chris Jenks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    This collection is an interdisciplinary study focusing on the various cultural aspects of city life. The works included are drawn from a broad range of canonical and secondary sources and emphasise the 'new', covering modernist and postmodernist perspectives of urban culture. The collection is...

    Published July 21st 2004 by Routledge

  8. Transforming Barcelona

    The Renewal of a European Metropolis

    Edited by Tim Marshall

    This unique book, written by local experts in the city, deals with the transformation of Barcelona during the last twenty years. Barcelona has been held up as a model of urban planning and economic regeneration amongst built environment professionals. The redesign of square parks and streets...

    Published July 14th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Planner's Estimating Guide

    Projecting Land-Use and Facility Needs

    By Arthur Nelson

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 1st 2004 by APA Planners Press

  10. Urban Forms

    By Ivor Samuels, Phillippe Panerai, Jean Castex, Jean Charles Depaule

    This popular and influential work, translated here into English for the first time, argues that modern urbanism has upset the morphology of cities, abolished their streets and isolated their buildings. In tracing the stages of this transformation, this book presents the view that the urban tissue,...

    Published May 25th 2004 by Routledge