Cities and Urban Geography

  1. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to National Urban Policies in Europe

    A Modern Guide to National Urban Policies in Europe

    Edited by Karsten Zimmermann, Valeria Fedeli
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. Written in a clear and concise style, this Modern Guide provide a timely overview and compar...
    Hardback (2021)

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  2. Add to Wish List The City and Quality of Life

    The City and Quality of Life

    Peter K. Kresl
    This unique and insightful work examines the importance of ‘quality of life’ for the city which has become a key component of urban competitiveness over the past 30 years. It argues that having a high or low ‘quality of life’ will have i...
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  3. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Cities

    Advanced Introduction to Cities

    Peter J. Taylor
    This insightful Advanced Introduction explores the key attributes of cities, identifying their five basic characteristics; innate complexity, the agglomeration of activities, inter-city connectivities, the projection of power, and relati...
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  4. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Housing Studies

    Advanced Introduction to Housing Studies

    William A.V. Clark
    This timely Advanced Introduction explores the links between housing and households, including the complex process of how people sort themselves into houses and neighborhoods. It covers the choices that households make, why these choices...
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  5. Add to Wish List Cities and Regions in Crisis

    Cities and Regions in Crisis

    Martin Jones
    Offering a geographical political economy analysis, this book explores the mechanisms, institutions, and spaces of subnational economic development. Martin Jones innovatively examines how policy-makers frame problems and offer interventi...
    Hardback (2019)

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  6. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Housing

    A Research Agenda for Housing

    Edited by Markus Moos
    Housing is one of the most pertinent issues of our time. Shaped by rapid urbanization, financialization, and various changes in demography, technology, political ideology and public policy, the provision of affordable, adequate, and suit...
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  7. Add to Wish List Towards a Competitive, Sustainable Modern City

    Towards a Competitive, Sustainable Modern City

    Edited by Peter K. Kresl
    This original book examines the experiences cities and urban areas have had with two principal concerns that confront them today: sustainability and competitiveness. Featuring a wide-ranging set of contributions from top researchers, thi...
    Hardback (2020)

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  8. Add to Wish List Densifying the City?

    Densifying the City?

    Edited by Margot Rubin, Alison Todes, Philip Harrison, Alexandra Appelbaum
    Providing an in-depth exploration of the complexities of densification policy and processes, this book brings the important experiences of densification in Johannesburg into conversation with a range of cities in Africa, the BRICS countr...
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  9. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for New Urbanism

    A Research Agenda for New Urbanism

    Edited by Emily Talen
    New Urbanism, a movement devoted to building walkable, socially diversity cities, has garnered some successes and some failures over the past several decades. A Research Agenda for New Urbanism is a forward-looking book composed of chapt...
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  10. Add to Wish List Being a Planner in Society

    Being a Planner in Society

    Nicholas Low
    This timely book addresses what it is to be a planner in a changing world: a world in need of transformation in the way planning is done in order to tackle social problems and ecological crises. Nicholas Low argues for the need to revalu...
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  11. Add to Wish List Financialising City Statecraft and Infrastructure

    Financialising City Statecraft and Infrastructure

    Andy Pike, Peter O’Brien, Tom Strickland, Graham Thrower, John Tomaney
    Financialising City Statecraft and Infrastructure addresses the struggles of national and local states to fund, finance and govern urban infrastructure. It develops fresh thinking on financialisation and city statecraft to explain the so...
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  12. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Regeneration Economies

    A Research Agenda for Regeneration Economies

    Edited by John R. Bryson, Lauren Andres, Rachel Mulhall
    This Research Agenda provides both a state-of-the-art review of existing research on city-regions, and expands on new research approaches. Expert contributors from across the globe explore key areas for reading city-regions, including: t...
    Hardback (2018)

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