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Product Description: 2017 PROSE Award Winner: Outstanding Scholarly Work by a Trade Publisher In the vein of Jane Jacobs’s The Death and Life of Great American Cities and Edward Glaeser’s Triumph of the City, Jonathan F. P. Rose—a visionary in urban development and renewal—champions the role of cities in addressing the environmental, economic, and social challenges of the twenty-first century...read more

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9780062234728 | Harperwave, September 13, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: 2017 PROSE Award Winner: Outstanding Scholarly Work by a Trade Publisher In the vein of Jane Jacobs’s The Death and Life of Great American Cities and Edward Glaeser’s Triumph of the City, Jonathan F.

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Product Description: In 2007 the French government announced the "Grand Paris" initiative. This ambitious project reimagined the Paris region as integrated, balanced, global, sustainable, and prosperous. Metropolitan solidarity would unite divided populations; a new transportation system, the Grand Paris Express, would connect the affluent city proper with the low-income suburbs; streamlined institutions would replace fragmented governance structures...read more

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9780262034692 | Mit Pr, August 5, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In 2007 the French government announced the "Grand Paris" initiative.

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Product Description: While many older American cities struggle to remain vibrant, New Brunswick has transformed itself, adapting to new forms of commerce and a changing population, and enjoying a renaissance that has led many experts to cite this New Jersey city as a model for urban redevelopment...read more

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9780813575148 | Rutgers Univ Pr, June 14, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: While many older American cities struggle to remain vibrant, New Brunswick has transformed itself, adapting to new forms of commerce and a changing population, and enjoying a renaissance that has led many experts to cite this New Jersey city as a model for urban redevelopment.

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Product Description: Since the late 1970s, China has experienced an unprecedented pace of urbanization. In 1978, only 17.8% of the population resided in urban areas, but by 2013 the level of urbanization had reached 53.8%. During the same period, China also enjoyed spectacular economic growth...read more
By Cheng Chen (editor)

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9781138671850 | Routledge, August 17, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Since the late 1970s, China has experienced an unprecedented pace of urbanization.

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Product Description: Winner of the Gold Award in the Tenth Annual Robert Bruss Real Estate Book Competition 24 Hour Cities is the very first full length book about America’s cities that never sleep. Over the last fifty years, the nation’s top live-work-play cities have proven themselves more than just vibrant urban environments for the elite...read more

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9781138805118 | Routledge, April 1, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Winner of the Gold Award in the Tenth Annual Robert Bruss Real Estate Book Competition 24 Hour Cities is the very first full length book about America’s cities that never sleep.

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Product Description: Software has become essential to the functioning of cities. It is deeply embedded into the systems and infrastructure of the built environment and is entrenched in the management and governance of urban societies. Software-enabled technologies and services enhance the ways in which we understand and plan cities...read more
By Sung-yueh Perng (editor)

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9781138922105 | Routledge, April 12, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Software has become essential to the functioning of cities.

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9781138922112 | Routledge, April 18, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Software has become essential to the functioning of cities.

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Product Description: Smart people make a smart city. This volume presents a collection of papers on the concept of smartness, smart development and the international practices in the field. There are five key topic areas: the conceptual, smart economy, smart specialisation, smart city and public governance...read more

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9783631669648 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 8, 2016, cover price $75.95 | About this edition: Smart people make a smart city.

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Product Description: Regenerating Urban Land draws on the experience of eight case studies from around the world. The case studies outline various policy and financial instruments to attract private sector investment in urban regeneration of underutilized and unutilized areas and the requisite infrastructure improvements...read more

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9781464804731 | World Bank, April 28, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Regenerating Urban Land draws on the experience of eight case studies from around the world.

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Product Description: Cities in the 21st Century provides an overview of contemporary urban development. Written by more than thirty major academic specialists from different countries, it provides information on and analysis of the global network of cities, changes in urban form, environmental problems, the role of technologies and knowledge, socioeconomic developments, and finally, the challenge of urban governance...read more
By Renata Mele (editor) and Oriol Nel-lo (editor)

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9781138119642 | Routledge, February 19, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Cities in the 21st Century provides an overview of contemporary urban development.

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Product Description: Cities can be seen as geographical imaginaries: places have meanings attributed so that they are perceived, represented and interpreted in a particular way. We may therefore speak of cityness rather than 'the city': the city is always in the making...read more
By Hannah Schilling (editor)

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9781472445421 | Ashgate Pub Co, February 18, 2016, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Cities can be seen as geographical imaginaries: places have meanings attributed so that they are perceived, represented and interpreted in a particular way.

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Product Description: Capital Dilemma: Growth and Inequality in Washington, DC uncovers and explains the dynamics that have influenced the contemporary economic advancement of Washington, DC. This volume’s unique interdisciplinary approach using historical, sociological, anthropological, economic, geographic, political, and linguistic theories and approaches, captures the comprehensive factors related to changes taking place in one of the world’s most important cities...read more
By Sabiyha Prince (editor)

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9781138886902, titled "Capital Dilemma: Growth and Inequality in Washington, DC" | Routledge, November 30, 2015, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Capital Dilemma: Growth and Inequality in Washington, DC uncovers and explains the dynamics that have influenced the contemporary economic advancement of Washington, DC.

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9781138886926 | Routledge, December 1, 2015, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Capital Dilemma: Growth and Inequality in Washington, DC uncovers and explains the dynamics that have influenced the contemporary economic advancement of Washington, DC.

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Product Description: The number of people in South Asia's cities rose by 130 million between 2000 and 2011--more than the entire population of Japan. This was linked to an improvement in productivity and a reduction in the incidence of extreme poverty...read more

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9781464806629 | World Bank, November 13, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The number of people in South Asia's cities rose by 130 million between 2000 and 2011--more than the entire population of Japan.

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Product Description: The shrinking city phenomenon is a multidimensional process that affects cities, parts of cities or metropolitan areas around the world that have experienced dramatic decline in their economic and social bases. Shrinkage is not a new phenomenon in the study of cities...read more

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9780415804851 | Routledge, August 15, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The shrinking city phenomenon is a multidimensional process that affects cities, parts of cities or metropolitan areas around the world that have experienced dramatic decline in their economic and social bases.

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9781138952874 | Routledge, September 16, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The shrinking city phenomenon is a multidimensional process that affects cities, parts of cities or metropolitan areas around the world that have experienced dramatic decline in their economic and social bases.

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Product Description: Smart city development has emerged a major issue over the past 5 years. Since the launch of IBM’s Smart Planet and CISCO’s Smart Cities and Communities programmes, their potential to deliver on global sustainable development targets have captured the public’s attention...read more
By Mark Deakin (editor)

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9780415658195 | Routledge, August 28, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Smart city development has emerged a major issue over the past 5 years.

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9781138932722 | Routledge, July 16, 2015, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Smart city development has emerged a major issue over the past 5 years.

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Product Description: The cultural economy forms a leading trajectory of urban development, and has emerged as a key facet of globalizing cities. Cultural industries include new media, digital arts, music and film, and the design industries and professions, as well as allied consumption and spectacle in the city...read more

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9780415624084 | Routledge, October 2, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The cultural economy forms a leading trajectory of urban development, and has emerged as a key facet of globalizing cities.

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9780415624091 | Routledge, September 9, 2015, cover price $56.95 | About this edition: The cultural economy forms a leading trajectory of urban development, and has emerged as a key facet of globalizing cities.
9780373259267, titled "Every Woman's Fantasy" | Harlequin Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $3.99 | also contains Every Woman''s Fantasy | About this edition: Oh, yes .
9780373259274, titled "Tempting Tess" | Harlequin Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $3.99 | also contains Tempting Tess

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Product Description: Modernization has effected a profound change in human civilizations and is a global trend since the 18th century. It includes not only the great change and transformation from traditional to modern politics, economies, societies and cultures, but also all human development and protection of the natural environment...read more
By Chuanqi He (editor) and Alberto Martinelli (editor)

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9789814616065 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, April 30, 2015, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Modernization has effected a profound change in human civilizations and is a global trend since the 18th century.

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Product Description: The Cities of the Global South Reader adopts a fresh and critical approach to the fi eld of urbanization in the developing world. The Reader incorporates both early and emerging debates about the diverse trajectories of urbanization processes in the context of the restructured global alignments in the last three decades...read more
By Neema Kudva (editor)

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9780415682268 | Routledge, December 1, 2014, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: The Cities of the Global South Reader adopts a fresh and critical approach to the fi eld of urbanization in the developing world.
9780312299354, titled "The Form of Cities" | Palgrave Macmillan, December 1, 1979, cover price $32.50 | also contains The Form of Cities

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9780415682275 | Routledge, December 1, 2014, cover price $82.95 | About this edition: The Cities of the Global South Reader adopts a fresh and critical approach to the fi eld of urbanization in the developing world.
9780312299255, titled "Form in Fiction; An Introduction to the Analysis of Narrative Prose" | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1974, cover price $13.95 | also contains Form in Fiction; An Introduction to the Analysis of Narrative Prose | About this edition: book

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Product Description: Pakistan is already one of the most urbanized nations in South Asia, and a majority of its population is projected to be living in cities within three decades. This demographic shift is likely to have a significant impact on Pakistan’s politics and stability...read more

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9780833087508 | Rand Corp, November 30, 2014, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Pakistan is already one of the most urbanized nations in South Asia, and a majority of its population is projected to be living in cities within three decades.

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Product Description: This book highlights radical urban transformation in eight cities spread across continental Europe. The point of departure, and the foundation of European urbanisation, is the Roman colonial town. In every case social dynamics guided the urban transitions in a traceable way, such that it has been possible to deduce the intellectual underpinnings of the contemporary built environments, as featured in these pages...read more

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9783869223094 | Actarbirkhauser, October 1, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This book highlights radical urban transformation in eight cities spread across continental Europe.

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Product Description: Joseph A. Rodriguez critically examines the urban design and revitalization initiatives undertaken by both the government and the people of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In the 1990s, New Urbanists followed a city tradition of using urban design to solve problems while seeking to elevate the city’s national reputation and status...read more

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9780739186121 | Lexington Books, August 26, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Joseph A.

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Product Description: This book underlines the growing importance of knowledge for the competitiveness of cities and their regions. Examining the role of knowledge - in its economic, socio-cultural, spatial and institutional forms - for urban and regional development, identifying the preconditions for innovative use of urban and regional knowledge assets and resources, and developing new methods to evaluate the performance and potential of knowledge-based urban and regional development, the book provides an in-depth and comprehensive understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of knowledge-based development and its implications and prospects for cities and regions...read more

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9780415722124 | Routledge, August 14, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book underlines the growing importance of knowledge for the competitiveness of cities and their regions.

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Product Description: How do we include and represent all people in cities? As the world rapidly urbanizes, and climate change creates global winners and losers, understanding how to design cities that provide for all their citizens is of the utmost importance...read more
By Krishna K. Dhote (editor), Phil Mcmanus (editor), Hemant R. Ojha (editor), Anna Rubbo (editor) and Krishna K. Shrestha (editor)

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9780415856010 | Routledge, August 19, 2014, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: How do we include and represent all people in cities?

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9780415856027 | Routledge, August 11, 2014, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: How do we include and represent all people in cities?
9780318139562, titled "Desert Tortoise Council Symposium, 1980: Proceedings" | Desert Tortoise Council, December 1, 1981, cover price $15.00 | also contains Desert Tortoise Council Symposium, 1980: Proceedings
9780318140698, titled "Business and Government in United States Japanese Economic Relations" | Federal Bar Assn, October 1, 1980, cover price $35.00 | also contains Business and Government in United States Japanese Economic Relations

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Product Description: This book examines the relationship between the property market and urban economy. The stimulus for this work was provided by the seemingly ever-accelerating process of urban economic change and the noticeable failure of existing studies to adequately explore the pivotal role that the property market plays in this process...read more

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9780415426824 | Routledge, August 1, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This book examines the relationship between the property market and urban economy.

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Product Description: Documents how energy resource acquisition has been the driving motivator for European and American international relations. Since the onset of the Second Industrial Revolution in the second half of the nineteenth century, energy has become a key axis of politics and international relations, particularly for the United States and Western Europe...read more

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9781438447957 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Summary Documents how energy resource acquisition has been the driving motivator for European and American international relations.

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9781438447940 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 2, 2014, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Documents how energy resource acquisition has been the driving motivator for European and American international relations.

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