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  1. Building the Post-War World

    By Nicholas Bullock

    Building the Post-war World examines the way in which World War II and the ten years of reconstruction that followed saw the establishment of modern architecture in Britain. It charts the opportunities created by post-war rebuilding showing how the spirit of innovation and experimentation necessary...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Urban and Regional Planning

    4th Edition

    By Peter Hall

    This is the fourth edition of the classic text for students of urban and regional planning. It gives a historical overview of the developments and changes in the theory and practice of planning, throughout the entiretwentieth century.This extensively revised edition follows the successful format of...

    Published August 21st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Suburban Sprawl: Private Decisions and Public Policy

    Private Decisions and Public Policy

    By Wim Wiewel, Joseph J. Persky

    Suburban Sprawl combines historical, political, economic, geographic, and urban planning analysis to provide the most comprehensive overview of why and how urban sprawl occurs. It shows that all previous attempts to pin the blame on one or two causes - "highway building" or "consumer preferences" -...

    Published July 30th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Uniting a Divided City

    Governance and Social Exclusion in Johannesburg

    By Jo Beall, Owen Crankshaw, Susan Parnell

    For many, Johannesburg resembles the imagined spectre of the urban future. Global anxieties about catastrophic urban explosion, social fracture, environmental degradation, escalating crime and violence, and rampant consumerism alongside grinding poverty, are projected onto this city as a microcosm...

    Published June 30th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Housing Policy

    An Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Paul Balchin, Maureen Rhoden

    Now in its fourth edition, this textbook has been completely revised to examine the current state of housing policy in the UK. Exploring developments in housing policy made since Labour's 1997 electoral victory, the book addresses current issues including the 'brownfield versus greenfield' debate;...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Routledge

  6. Participatory Workshops

    A Sourcebook of 21 Sets of Ideas and Activities

    By Robert Chambers

    This sourcebook is for all who work with others on participatory learning and change. Written in a spirit of critical reflection and serious fun, it provides 21 sets of ideas and options for facilitators, trainers, teachers and presenters, and anyone who organises and manages workshops, courses,...

    Published April 30th 2002 by Unknown

  7. Planning Theory for Practitioners

    By Michael Brooks

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 28th 2002 by APA Planners Press

  8. Focusing Partnerships

    A Sourcebook for Municipal Capacity Building in Public-private Partnerships

    By Janelle Plummer

    Series: Municipal Capacity Building Series

    Despite the increasing occurrence of policies aimed at mobilising the financial and human resources of the private sector, most urban local governments responsible for urban basic services in the South do not have the capacity to initiate and sustain partnerships. Nor do they understand how they...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Urban Livelihoods

    A People-centred Approach to Reducing Poverty

    Edited by Carole Rakodi, Tony Lloyd-Jones

    One of the most promising approaches to poverty reduction in developing countries is to encourage sustainable livelihoods for the poor. This takes account of their opportunities and assets and the sources of their vulnerability. Based on recent and extensive research, this volume thoroughly...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Holding Their Ground

    Secure Land Tenure for the Urban Poor in Developing Countries

    Edited by Alain Durand-Lasserve, Lauren Royston

    Security of land tenure for the urban poor is now a major problem for developing cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This book presents and analyzes the main conclusions of a comparative research programme on land tenure issues. It looks at how solutions can be found and implemented to...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge