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NEW IN PAPERBACK Handbook of Megacities and Megacity-Regions Edited by Danielle Labbé, Université de Montréal and André Sorensen, University of Toronto, Canada ‘What remains to be said about cities when the planet is completely urbanized? This astonishing new Handbook seeks answers in the megacity-regions of the world, especially in the burgeoning urban constellations of eastern Asia. The book’s diverse and topical chapters help planners and decision-makers, and ultimately inhabitants, to “find their bearings” in the unmoored vastness of a planet of megacities.’ – Roger Keil, York University, Canada 2020 448 pp Hardback 978 1 78897 269 7 £191.00 / $278.00 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0023 5 £42.00 / $60.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Urban Studies series NEW IN PAPERBACK Teaching Urban and Regional Planning Innovative Pedagogies in Practice Edited by Andrea I. Frank, University of Birmingham, UK and Artur da Rosa Pires, University of Aveiro, Portugal ‘This is a well-written international engagement with pedagogical innovation and change in planning education. I agree with the authors that right now, spatial planning is crucial to planetary survival but that there are profound challenges to overcome. The book provides a range of case studies that will provide the planning educator, or any other reader, an opportunity to examine how context interfaces with pedagogical approaches, and ultimately to learn from them.’ – Nancy Odendaal, University of Cape Town, South Africa 2021 320 pp Hardback 978 1 78897 362 5 £100.00 / $150.00 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0180 5 £30.95 / $45.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Guides to Teaching NEW IN PAPERBACK Handbook on Gender in Asia Edited by Shirlena Huang, National University of Singapore and Kanchana N. Ruwanpura, University of Edinburgh, UK ‘Handbook on Gender in Asia provides a nuanced understanding of gender in multiple Asian contexts. Content covers the global politics and privilege of research and publishing and the emerging issue of population ageing, health and elder care. Gender and mobility figure strongly in a section on migration and transnational families, and authors examine gendered labor in formal as well as informal, precarious employment. This valuable compilation will appeal to readers seeking multidisciplinary materials and engaging, reflexive voices of nonWestern scholars.’ – Michele R. Gamburd, Portland State University, US 2020 456 pp Hardback 978 1 78811 290 1 £160.00 / $235.00 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0020 4 £40.00 / $60.00 eBook • Elgaronline International Handbooks on Gender series Handbook on Urban Social Policies International Perspectives on Multilevel Governance and Local Welfare Edited by Yuri Kazepov, University of Vienna, Austria, Eduardo Barberis, University of Urbino Carlo Bo, Italy, Roberta Cucca, University of Life Sciences, Norway and Elisabetta Mocca, University of Vienna, Austria ‘Urban contexts have been major sites for the emergence of new social risks and the reconfiguration of welfare in terms of actors, governance and modes of provision. This impressive Handbook elucidates ongoing transformations, through a collection of up-to-date analyses and a path breaking dialogue between different disciplinary perspectives.’ – Maurizio Ferrera, University of Milan, Italy 2022 480 pp Hardback 978 1 78811 614 5 £200.00 / $290.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Urban Studies series 2 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com GOGRAPHY, URBAN & REGIONAL NEW TITLES, JULY – SEPT 2022