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Forthcoming Urban Cultures Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Cities in South Asia

    Edited by Crispin Bates, Minoru Mio

    Series: Routledge New Horizons in South Asian Studies

    Globalisation has long historical roots in South Asia, but economic liberalisation has led to uniquely rapid urban growth in South Asia during the past decade. This book brings together a multidisciplinary collection of chapters on contemporary and historical themes explaining this recent explosive...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Sacred Identity of Ephesos (Routledge Revivals)

    Foundation Myths of a Roman City

    By Guy Maclean Rogers

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Sacred Identity of Ephesos offers a full-length interpretation of one of the largest known bequests in the Classical world, made to the city of Ephesos in AD 104 by a wealthy Roman equestrian, and challenges some of the basic assumptions made about the significance of the Greek cultural...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Sensing Cities

    Regenerating Public Life in Barcelona and Manchester

    By Monica Montserrat Degen

    As cities globally re-design their urban landscapes, they produce a different urban aesthetic and create new experiential milieus. Urban regeneration processes generate radical physical, social and cultural changes in neighbourhoods that demand new conceptual frameworks to address their impact upon...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Urbanization in Vietnam

    By Gisele Bousquet

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Most studies on urbanisation focus on the move of rural people to cities and the impact this has, both on the cities to which the people have moved, and on the rural communities they have left. This book, on the other hand, considers the impact on rural communities of the physical expansion of...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Creativity

    By Harriet Hawkins

    Series: Key Ideas in Geography

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Companion to American Urbanism

    Edited by Joseph Heathcott

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Understanding Media and Culture in Turkey

    Structures, Spaces, Voices

    Edited by Christian Christensen, Miyase Christensen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    Discourse (both popular and academic) surrounding Turkey has leaned toward the reductionist and the de-contextualized, framing Turkish media, culture and politics in polarized terms such as East vs. West, Modern vs. Traditional or Muslim vs. Christian. The objective of this new volume is to...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Slow Tourism, Food and Cities

    Pace and the Search for the ‘Good Life’

    Edited by Michael Clancy

    Series: Routledge Advances in Tourism

    This book provides an in-depth examination of slow food, tourism and cities, demonstrating how these elements are intertwined with each other and the larger slow movement, as part of the modern search for "the good life." While slow tourism has been present as a concept and practice for years,...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Ethno-Architecture and the Politics of Migration

    Edited by Mirjana Lozanovska

    Series: Architext

    Ethno-Architecture and the Politics of Migration explores the interface between migration and architecture. Cities have been substantially affected by transnational migration but the physical manifestations of migration in architecture – and its effect on streetscape, neighbourhood and city – have...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Markets, Places, Cities

    By Kirsten Seale

    Series: Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

    This book offers a comparative and transnational analytical framework to provide a comprehensive overview of formal and informal markets, place, and the urban. It examines how markets are situated within social, cultural and media discourses, and within material and symbolic urban economies. It...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge