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  1. Understanding Housing Finance

    Meeting Needs and Making Choices

    By Peter King

    Understanding Housing Finance offers a distinctive introduction to the subject. Instead of discussing housing finance in accounting or economic terms, this book considers housing finance politically. It is finance that makes housing consumption, housing management and housing development possible....

    Published August 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  2. Cities for the New Millennium

    Edited by Marcial Echenique, Andrew Saint

    Cities for the New Millennium is the outcome of a joint conference held in Salford in July 2000 by the Royal Institute of British Architects and the University of Cambridge's Department of Architecture. It tackles these questions in the light of the Urban Task Force's report about the future of...

    Published August 15th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Strategic Environmental Assessment in Transport and Land Use Planning

    By Thomas B. Fischer

    Assessing the full scale of environmental impacts is essential for effective planning of transport and land use. This is an analysis of transport and land-use planning using strategic environmental assessment (SEA). It establishes the effectiveness of SEA through comparative studies of practice in...

    Published July 31st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Approaching Urban Design

    The Design Process

    By Marion Roberts, Clara Greed

    Series: Introduction To Planning Series

    This companion to Introducing Urban Design: Interventions and Responses shows how the principles and concepts of urban design can be applied and implemented in a range of real-world settings....

    Published July 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Cultural Planning

    An Urban Renaissance?

    By Graeme Evans

    Using an historic and contemporary analysis, Cultural Planning examines how and why the cultures have been planned and the extent to which cultural amenities have been considered in town planning. From its ancient roots in the cities of classical Athenian, Roman and Byzantium empires, to the...

    Published July 11th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Great City Parks

    By Alan Tate

    Great City Parks is a celebration of some of the finest achievements of landscape architecture in the public realm. It is a comparative study of twenty significant public parks in fourteen major cities across Western Europe and North America. Collectively, they give a clear picture of why...

    Published July 4th 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Council Housing and Culture

    The History of a Social Experiment

    By Alison Ravetz

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    Born of idealism, and once an icon of the Labour movement and pillar of the Welfare State, council housing is now nearing its end. But do its many failings outweigh its positive contributions to public health and wellbeing?Alison Ravetz here provides the first comprehensive and apolitical history...

    Published June 27th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Splintering Urbanism

    Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities and the Urban Condition

    By Steve Graham, Simon Marvin

    Splintering Urbanism makes an international and interdisciplinary analysis of the complex interactions between infrastructure networks and urban spaces. It delivers a new and powerful way of understanding contemporary urban change, bringing together discussions about:*globalization and the city*...

    Published June 13th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Cities in a Globalizing World

    Global Report on Human Settlements

    By Un-Habitat

    'The world has entered the urban millennium. Nearly half the world's people are now city dwellers, and the rapid increase in urban population is expected to continue, mainly in developing countries. This historic transition is being further propelled by the powerful forces of globalization. The...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Twentieth-Century Suburbs

    A Morphological Approach

    By C.M.H Carr, J.W.R Whitehand

    Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

    Garden suburbs were the almost universal form of urban growth in the English-speaking world for most of the twentieth century. Their introduction was probably the most fundamental process of transformation in the physical form of the Western city since the Middle Ages.This book describes the ways...

    Published May 23rd 2001 by Routledge