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  1. Add to Wish List Systems Thinking and Decision Making in Urban and Environmental Planning

    Systems Thinking and Decision Making in Urban and Environmental Planning

    Anastássios Perdicoúlis
    In this path-breaking book, Anastássios Perdicoúlis progresses the conception and expression of the planning problem as an ‘extended mental model’. In doing so he concisely expresses the essential elements of strategic planning (conditio...
    Hardback (2010)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Sustainability of Cultural Diversity

    The Sustainability of Cultural Diversity

    Edited by Maddy Janssens, Myriam Bechtoldt, Arie de Ruijter, Dino Pinelli, Giovanni Prarolo, Vanja M.K. Stenius
    This engaging book addresses the question of how diverse communities, whether in a nation, city or organization, can live together and prosper whilst retaining and enjoying their cultural differences. This is a particularly pertinent iss...
    Hardback (November 2010)

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  3. Add to Wish List Towards Effective Place Brand Management

    Towards Effective Place Brand Management

    Edited by Gregory Ashworth, Mihalis Kavaratzis
    Many facets of place branding, such as identities, image, promotion or sense of place, have been around for a long time. However, the need to analyse their nature in the context of branding and to examine their relationships in detail ha...
    Hardback (2010)

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  4. Add to Wish List The Global Urban Competitiveness Report – 2010

    The Global Urban Competitiveness Report – 2010

    Pengfei Ni, Peter Karl Kresl
    The Global Urban Competitiveness Report – 2010 is an empirical study of the competitiveness of 500 cities around the world. This one-of-a-kind annual resource draws on a wealth of data sources, all of which are described and assessed. Us...
    Hardback (July 2010)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Great Migration

    The Great Migration

    Edited by Xin Meng, Chris Manning, Li Shi, Tadjuddin Nur Effendi
    This fascinating study compares and contrasts the immense internal migration movements in China and Indonesia. Over the next two decades, approximately two-thirds of the rural labour force is expected to migrate, transforming their respe...
    Hardback (July 2010)

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  6. Add to Wish List Urban Poverty in China

    Urban Poverty in China

    Fulong Wu, Chris Webster, Shenijing He, Yuting Liu
    Urban poverty is an emerging problem. This book explores the household and neighbourhood factors that lead to both the generation and continuance of urban poverty in China. It is argued that the urban Chinese are not a homogenous social ...
    Hardback (April 2010)

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  7. Add to Wish List Sustainable Cities

    Sustainable Cities

    Edited by Maddy Janssens, Dino Pinelli, Dafne C. Reymen, Sandra Wallmann
    This book focuses on cities, their relationships with each other and the disparities between them. Analysing cities as the places where diversity is especially apparent, where cultural richness is experienced and where conflicts often er...
    Hardback (December 2009)

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  8. Add to Wish List Incentives, Regulations and Plans

    Incentives, Regulations and Plans

    Edited by Gerrit-Jan Knaap, Huibert A. Haccoû, Kelly J. Clifton, John W. Frece
    This unique book allows readers to compare analyses of how North American states and European nation-states use incentives, regulations or plans to approach a core set of universal land use issues such as: containing sprawl, mixed use de...
    Hardback (April 2007)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Urban Response to Internationalization

    The Urban Response to Internationalization

    Peter Karl Kresl, Earl H. Fry
    Three decades of accelerated trade and financial market liberalization have had significant and lasting impacts on the global economy and its component entities. In this volume, Peter Karl Kresl and Earl Fry examine the impacts of these ...
    Hardback (September 2005)

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  10. Add to Wish List Urban and Regional Prosperity in a Globalised New Economy

    Urban and Regional Prosperity in a Globalised New Economy

    Edited by Roger Sugden, Rita Hartung Cheng, G. Richard Meadows
    There is currently a popular view that the world is undergoing profound changes in the fundamental relationships upon which it is organised. In particular, there is widespread talk of a ‘globalised’ economy, facilitated by and associated...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (2003)

    List price $181.00

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