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  1. Urban Open Spaces

    By Helen Woolley

    There is enormous interest in urban design and the regeneration of our urban areas, but current thinking often concentrates on the built form, forgetting the important role that open spaces play. Urban Open Spaces brings together extensive research and practical experience to prove the...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Urban Design: Method and Techniques

    2nd Edition

    By Rafael Cuesta, Christine Sarris, Paola Signoretta, J.C Moughtin

    This book deals with a wide range of techniques used in the urban design process. It then goes on to relate these techniques to a unique, comprehensive account of method. A method of urban design is developed which has sustainability and environmental protection at the centre of its philosophy....

    Published May 11th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Urban Design: Street and Square

    3rd Edition

    By Cliff Moughtin

    This book, part of a series of four, offers a detailed analysis of urban design, covering the streets, squares and buildings that make up the public face of towns and cities. It outlines the theory of the principal features of urban design from which method is developed and provides a better...

    Published May 11th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Public and Private Spaces of the City

    By Ali Madanipour

    The relationship between public and private spheres is one of the key concerns of the modern society. This book investigates this relationship, especially as manifested in the urban space with its social and psychological significance. Through theoretical and historical examination, it explores how...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Vulnerability of Cities

    Natural Disasters and Social Resilience

    By Mark Pelling

    When disaster strikes in cities the effects can be catastrophic compared to other environments. But what factors actually determine the vulnerability or resilience of cities? The Vulnerability of Cities fills a vital gap in disaster studies by examining the too-often overlooked impact of disasters...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities

    Local Action for Global Goals

    By Un-Habitat

    'This is surely the most impressive and important publication to come out of the UN system for many years.' Peter Adamson, founder, New Internationalist, and author and researcher of UNICEF's The State of the World's Children from 1980 to 1995 The world's governments agreed at the Millennium...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Air Pollution and Health in Rapidly Developing Countries

    Edited by Gordon McGranahan, Frank Murray

    In developing countries the price of rapid growth is all too often noxious airborne pollution, which annually contributes to a disturbing number of avoidable deaths. In recent decades, however, there has been considerable progress in the epidemiology of air pollution, significant changes in...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Sustainable Cities

    By Graham Haughton, Colin Hunter

    Series: Regions and Cities

    Sustainable Cities simultaneously tackles two issues of immediate public concern which also find themselves high on the policy agenda: sustainable environmental development and urban development. The themes of the book - the bringing together of the insights of environmental science, the social...

    Published February 19th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Sustainable Urban Design

    An Environmental Approach

    Edited by Randall Thomas, Adam Ritchie, Randall Thomas

    Bringing together theory and practice this important text provides a coherent overview of the important issues in sustainable urban design. The contributors, recognised experts from both architectural and planning practices, focus on the physical aspects of the urban environment - the buildings and...

    Published December 25th 2002 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Emerging Urbanity

    Global Urban Projects in the Asia Pacific Rim

    By Richard Marshall

    Discussions on the global economy focus on the hyper-mobility of capital, the possibility of instantaneous transmission of information and money around the globe, the centrality of information outputs to our economic systems and emphasise the neutralisation of geography and of places. What is...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge