Edward Elgar Publishing - Geography Urban & Regional

4 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com GOGRAPHY, URBAN & REGIONAL NEW TITLES, OCT – DEC 2022 Handbook on Climate Change and Disasters Edited by Rajib Shaw, Keio University, Japan This comprehensive Handbook assesses the escalation of global natural disasters as a result of climate change. Examining the complex interplay of human and natural activities, it highlights the growing vulnerability of people and communities in developing countries to floods, landslides, cyclones, heat waves and wildfires. Oct 2022 710 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 160 6 £245.00 / $360.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Handbooks in Energy, the Environment and Climate Change Innovations in Transport Success, Failure and Societal Impacts Edited by Bert van Wee, Delft University of Technology and TRAIL Research School, Jan Anne Annema, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands and Jonathan Köhler, Fraunhofer ISI, Germany ‘The transportation field has long put its faith in technological innovation as a way to solve our problems, whether traffic congestion or environmental impacts. But it is not that simple, as the theoretical frameworks and specific examples presented in this book demonstrate. Readers will find many important insights here.’ – Susan Handy, University of California, Davis, US Nov 2022 c 384 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 336 5 c £120.00 / c $175.00 Nov 2022 Paperback 978 1 80037 338 9 c £35.00 / c $50.00 eBook • Elgaronline Constructing Narratives for City Governance Transnational Perspectives on Urban Narration Edited by Alistair Cole, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China, Aisling Healy and Christelle Morel Journel, Université Jean Monnet, Saint-Etienne, France Bringing together transnational perspectives on urban narration, this innovative book analyses how a combination of tales, images and discourses are used to brand, market and (re-)make cities, focusing on the actors behind this and the conflicts of power that arise in defining and governing city futures. Dec 2022 c 176 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 444 7 c £80.00 / c $115.00 eBook • Elgaronline NEW IN PAPERBACK How to be a Reflexive Researcher Paul Hibbert, University of St Andrews, UK ‘Reflexivity is an often misunderstood concept and an art that few have mastered but everybody would benefit from. In this informative and inspiring book, Professor Paul Hibbert, in an accessible and engaging manner, discusses theoretical debates on reflexivity and demonstrates what it means, in practical terms, to be a reflexive researcher. The book combines intellectual rigour – underpinned by a thorough reading of sources drawing on a range of disciplines – with a mature authenticity, built on personal experience. An absolute must-read for all academics, students and practitioners interested in reflexivity.’ – Martyna Śliwa, Durham University, UK 2021 176 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 184 7 £75.00 / $110.00 Nov 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0905 4 c £22.95 / c $35.00 eBook • Elgaronline How to Research Guides NEW IN PAPERBACK Handbook on Teaching and Learning for Sustainable Development Edited by Walter Leal Filho, University of Applied Sciences, Germany and Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, Amanda Lange Salvia, University of Passo Fundo and Fernanda Frankenberger, Pontifical Catholic University PUCPR and Universidade Positivo – UP, Brazil ‘Walter Leal Filho and his team have been tireless advocates for the power of education to advance the UN sustainable development goals. Now, at a time when the world needs fresh ideas for sustainability as it never has before, this book provides a resource that should be used across the globe.’ – Eric Pallant, Allegheny College, US 2021 512 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 464 0 £205.00 / $295.00 Nov 2022 Paperback 978 1 0353 0906 1 c £47.00 / c $70.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbook on Shrinking Cities Edited by Karina Pallagst, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany, Marco Bontje, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Emmanuèle Cunningham-Sabot, Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS), Paris, France and René Fleschurz, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany ‘Our cities represent very comprehensive social ecosystems – a mosaic consisting of diverse structures interlinked by the veins of infrastructure shaped by multiple actions of various actors. The Handbook on Shrinking Cities edited by Karina Pallagst, Marco Bontje, Emmanuele Cunningham-Sabot and Rene Fleschurz presents a similar picture. This is a book in which the synergy between chapters written by numerous authors creates a multi-faceted picture of shrinking cities and which will be of interest to a wide range of readers.’ – Maros Finka, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia; Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and President of the AESOP Oct 2022 470 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 703 0 £195.00 / $285.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Urban Studies series