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  1. When We Build Again

    By Bournville Village Trust

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    Like many UK cities Birmingham was heavily bombed during the Second World War and as with so many bombed British cities, and many un-bombed ones that jumped on to the re-planning bandwagon, there was a clear imperative to reconstruct. But Birmingham was atypical in how it went about this. The...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Ghent Planning Congress 1913

    Premier Congrès international et exposition comparée des villes

    By William Whyte

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    The Ghent congress on town planning was the first genuinely international conference to address all aspects of civic life and design. Attended by representatives of 22 governments and 150 cities, as well as by hundreds of architects, planners, politicians, and scientists, it marked the culmination...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  3. People and Planning

    Report of the Committee on Public Participation in Planning (The Skeffington Committee Report)

    By The Skeffington Committee

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    The Skeffington Committee was appointed in 1968 to look at ways of involving the wider public in the formative stages of local development plans. It was the first concerted effort to encourage a systematic approach to resident participation in planning and the decision-making process, in contrast...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Lusaka: The New Capital of Northern Rhodesia

    Edited by Helen Meller

    Series: Studies in International Planning History

    This short account of the planning of Lusaka as the new capital of Northern Rhodesia, written for its official opening in 1935 as part of jubilee celebrations for King George V, was printed in a limited edition specifically for that event, and is now very scarce and difficult to obtain, but...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Street Computing

    Urban Informatics and City Interfaces

    Edited by Marcus Foth, Markus Rittenbruch, Ricky Robinson, Stephen Viller

    This book develops tools and techniques that will help urban residents gain access to urban computing. Metaphorically speaking, it is taking computing to the street by giving the general public – rather than just researchers and professionals – the power to leverage available city infrastructure...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Motivating Change: Sustainable Design and Behaviour in the Built Environment

    Edited by Robert Crocker, Steffen Lehmann

    Series: Earthscan Series on Sustainable Design

    Today’s most pressing challenges require behaviour change at many levels, from the city to the individual. This book focuses on the collective influences that can be seen to shape change. Exploring the underlying dimensions of behaviour change in terms of consumption, media, social innovation and...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Governance for Pro-Poor Urban Development

    Lessons from Ghana

    By Franklin Obeng-Odoom

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    The world development institutions commonly present 'urban governance' as an antidote to the so-called 'urbanisation of poverty' and 'parasitic urbanism' in Africa. Governance for Pro-Poor Urban Development is a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the meaning, nature, and effects of 'urban...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Ideal City

    Its Architectural Evolution in Europe

    By Helen Rosenau

    The concept of the 'ideal city' is, perhaps, more important today - when planners and architects are so firmly confined by considerations of our immediate environment - than ever before. Yet it is a concept which has profoundly influenced the western world throughout history, both as a regulative...

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Inner City Poverty in Paris and London

    By Charles Madge, Peter Willmott

    Both the great cities studied in this book are renowned for their imposing streets and buildings, their cultural and political vitality and their cosmopolitan lifestyles, but just outside their centres are neighbourhoods where ordinairy people have their homes, often living in poverty and sometimes...

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. London Government and the Welfare Services

    By S.K. Ruck

    This book was first published in 1963....

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge