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Urban Studies

  1. Add to Wish List International Handbook of Globalization and World Cities

    International Handbook of Globalization and World Cities

    Edited by Ben Derudder, Michael Hoyler, Peter J. Taylor, Frank Witlox
    ‘This book offers an extremely rich variety of (short) chapters on aspects of flows in network and knowledge societies, highlighting the evolutionary shift in focus from cities and states to places in urban networks and mosaics, in which...
    Paperback (2015)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $299.00

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  2. Add to Wish List Property Rights, Land Values and Urban Development

    Property Rights, Land Values and Urban Development

    Li Tian
    ‘The Chinese leadership anticipates that one hundred million people will move from rural areas to China’s cities between 2014 and 2020 – perhaps the greatest migration in human history. Property ownership and use rights, compensation for...
    Hardback (2015)

    List price $128.00

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  3. Add to Wish List Cities and Private Planning

    Cities and Private Planning

    Edited by David Emanuel Andersson, Stefano Moroni
    ‘Not so very long ago the notion of private city planning would have been of interest to only a few die-hard libertarians. This book shows why no serious analysis of the forces shaping cities across the world today can neglect the role o...
    Hardback (2014)

    List price $155.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Urban Economies

    Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Urban Economies

    Edited by Peter Karl Kresl, Jaime Sobrino
    ‘It is obvious that cities have long been the focus of analysis by the scholars and practitioners whose writings published in the Kresl–Sobrino Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Urban Economies. The depth and excellence of...
    Paperback (2014)

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    Hardback (2013)

    List price $264.00

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  5. Add to Wish List A World in Emergence

    A World in Emergence

    Allen J. Scott
    ‘This is vintage Allen Scott, but also a tour d’horizon of the state of urban studies, 2012, by one of its foremost global practitioners: compulsory reading.’ – Peter Hall, University College London, UK ‘In this book, Allen Scott enrich...
    Paperback (2014)

    List price $34.00

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    Hardback (2013)

    List price $129.00

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  6. Add to Wish List The International Handbook on Social Innovation

    The International Handbook on Social Innovation

    Edited by Frank Moulaert, Diana MacCallum, Abid Mehmood, Abdelillah Hamdouch
    ‘Moulaert, MacCallum, Mehmood and Hamdouch's International Handbook on Social Innovation is a refreshing and stimulating contribution to Edward Elgar's line of handbooks, appropriate for primarily academics and graduate students research...
    Paperback (2014)

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    Hardback (2013)

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  7. Add to Wish List Neighbourhood Governance in Urban China

    Neighbourhood Governance in Urban China

    Edited by Ngai-Ming Yip
    As the economy and society of China has become more diversified, so have its urban neighbourhoods. The last decade has witnessed a surge in collective action by homeowners in China against the infringement of their rights. Research on ne...
    Hardback (2014)

    List price $130.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Sustainable Urban Water Environment

    Sustainable Urban Water Environment

    Ashantha Goonetilleke, Tan Yigitcanlar, Godwin A. Ayoko, Prasanna Egodawatta
    This multi-disciplinary book provides practical solutions for safeguarding the sustainability of the urban water environment. Firstly, the importance of the urban water environment is highlighted and the major problems urban water bodie...
    Hardback (2014)

    List price $145.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Extraordinary Cities

    Extraordinary Cities

    Peter J. Taylor
    ‘This is a “big” book by Peter Taylor. It tells of the extraordinary world-making powers of cities across the ages, it explains why a state-centric social science has constrained recognition of these powers over the last two centuries, a...
    Paperback (2014)

    List price $61.00

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    Hardback (2013)

    List price $176.00

    Member price $158.40

  10. Add to Wish List Private Rental Housing

    Private Rental Housing

    Edited by Tony Crook, Peter A. Kemp
    A new focus on private renting has been brought into sharp relief by the global financial crisis, with its profound impact on mortgage finance, housing markets and government budgets. Written by specially commissioned international expe...
    Hardback (2014)

    List price $140.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Coordinating Urban and Rural Development in China

    Coordinating Urban and Rural Development in China

    Ye Yumin, Richard LeGates
    ‘YE and LeGates do a fine job in marshaling data and making sense of it through clear text and compelling arguments. A must read for students and researchers of urban China.’ – Chris Webster, University of Hong Kong YE and LeGates’s boo...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $179.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Social Capital and Rural Development in the Knowledge Society

    Social Capital and Rural Development in the Knowledge Society

    Edited by Hans Westlund, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
    ‘This amazingly surprising book takes the popular topic of social capital and provocatively examines the contemporary rural development issue. New social capital driven thinking and insights are applied globally from a conceptual frame a...
    Hardback (2013)

    List price $165.00

    Member price $148.50

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