11 Sustainable Cities and Communities

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  1. Add to Wish List Rethinking Smart Cities

    Rethinking Smart Cities

    Zaheer Allam, Yusra Raisah Takun
    This innovative book explores the foundations of the Smart City and, through a critique of its challenges and concerns, showcases how to redefine the concept for increased sustainability, liveability and resilience in urban areas. It und...
    Hardback (December 2022)

    List price $115.00

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  2. Add to Wish List Handbook on Shrinking Cities

    Handbook on Shrinking Cities

    Edited by Karina Pallagst, Marco Bontje, Emmanuèle Cunningham-Sabot, René Fleschurz
    Compelling and engaging, this Handbook on Shrinking Cities addresses the fundamentals of shrinkage, exploring its causal factors, the ways in which planning strategies and policies are steered, and innovative solutions for revitalising s...
    Hardback (October 2022)

    List price $295.00

    Member price $265.50

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  3. Add to Wish List Urban Climate Resilience

    Urban Climate Resilience

    Edited by Angela van der Berg, Jonathan Verschuuren
    This significant book addresses the most important legal issues that cities face when attempting to adapt to the changing climate. This includes how to become more resilient against the impacts of climate change such as the sea level ris...
    Hardback (September 2022)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

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  4. Add to Wish List Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Edited by Mi A. Schoyen, Bjørn Hvinden, Merethe Dotterud Leiren
    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. This seminal book addresses the critical and urgent question of ‘what makes welfare states s...
    Hardback (September 2022)

    List price $140.00

    Member price $126.00

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  5. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

    Handbook on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

    Edited by Floor Brouwer
    This Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of how water, energy and food are interconnected, comprising a coherent system: the nexus. It considers the interlinkages between natural resources, governance processes seeking coherence a...
    Hardback (August 2022)

    List price $280.00

    Member price $252.00

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  6. Add to Wish List Handbook on Smart Growth

    Handbook on Smart Growth

    Edited by Gerrit-Jan Knaap, Rebecca Lewis, Arnab Chakraborty, Katy June-Friesen
    This timely Research Handbook examines the evolution of smart growth over the past three decades, mapping the trajectory from its original principles to its position as an important paradigm in urban planning today. Critically analysing ...
    Hardback (July 2022)

    List price $220.00

    Member price $198.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Ian Greener
    On the 80th anniversary of Beveridge’s report on the ‘Five Giants’ confronting societal progress in the 1940s, this innovative book examines the ‘New Giants’ confronting us today: inequality, preventable mortality, the crisis of democrac...
    Hardback (2022)

    List price $110.00

    Member price $99.00

  8. Add to Wish List Urban Violence, Resilience and Security

    Urban Violence, Resilience and Security

    Edited by Michael R. Glass, Taylor B. Seybolt, Phil Williams
    Written in a comprehensive yet accessible style, Urban Violence, Resilience and Security investigates the diverse nature of urban violence within Latin America, Asia and Africa. It further analyzes how regular and irregular governing mec...
    Hardback (2022)

    List price $130.00

    Member price $117.00

  9. Add to Wish List City Preparedness for the Climate Crisis

    City Preparedness for the Climate Crisis

    Edited by Francisco J. Carrillo, Cathy Garner
    Exploring the ways that contemporary urban life takes the Holocene for granted, this multidisciplinary book warns that anthropogenic environmental impacts are on course to challenge the viability of most human settlements. It highlights ...
    Hardback (2021)

    List price $190.00

    Member price $171.00

  10. Add to Wish List Personal Sustainability Practices

    Personal Sustainability Practices

    Edited by Mark Starik, Patricia Kanashiro
    Personal Sustainability Practices is a collection of 19 academic and practitioner perspectives on the topic of faculty personal sustainability. The book addresses the issues of whether, how, where, and when faculty who teach, research, c...
    Hardback (2021)

    List price $140.00

    Member price $126.00

  11. 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)

    List price $149.00

    Member price $134.10

  12. Add to Wish List Social Innovation and Urban Governance

    Social Innovation and Urban Governance

    Edited by Marc Pradel-Miquel, Ana B. Cano-Hila, Marisol García Cabeza
    Presenting social innovation initiatives that emerged from organized citizenry in Southern European cities, this book explores the response to austerity policies implemented after the 2008 economic crisis. Chapters look at the common aim...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $125.00

    Member price $112.50

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