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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: The recycling of post-industrial landscapes has been a topic of great interest both in landscape and urban design in the past 20 years. This book is a history, a design theory and a survey of seminal schemes all in one. It analyzes all ground-breaking European projects such as Peter Latz' Duisburg Nord, Parque del Clot in Barcelona or Parc aux Angeliques in Bordeaux and looks at the transformation of the urban landscape in the long run...read more

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9783035603460 | Birkhauser Architecture, March 13, 2015, cover price $91.00 | About this edition: The recycling of post-industrial landscapes has been a topic of great interest both in landscape and urban design in the past 20 years.

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By Michael Burayidi (editor)

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9780415741842 | Routledge, February 6, 2015, cover price $1485.00

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Product Description: Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case studies from the UK, Germany and USA to explore the effect of institutional design and modes of governance and evaluates policy outputs, outcomes and best practice...read more

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9780415637411 | Routledge, May 22, 2013, cover price $145.00

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9781138855939 | Routledge, November 10, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment.

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Product Description: Definitions of urban entities and urban typologies are changing constantly to reflect the growing physical extent of cities and their hinterlands. These include suburbs, sprawl, edge cities, gated communities, conurbations and networks of places and such transformations cause conflict between central and peripheral areas at a range of spatial scales...read more
By Daniel P. Donoghue (editor)

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9781409468516 | Ashgate Pub Co, August 28, 2014, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Definitions of urban entities and urban typologies are changing constantly to reflect the growing physical extent of cities and their hinterlands.

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Product Description: Jane Jacobs's famous book The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961) has challenged the discipline of urban planning and led to a paradigm shift. Controversial in the 1960s, most of her ideas became generally accepted within a decade or so after publication, not only in North America but worldwide, as the articles in this volume demonstrate...read more
By Dirk Schubert (editor)

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9781472410047 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 28, 2014, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Jane Jacobs's famous book The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961) has challenged the discipline of urban planning and led to a paradigm shift.

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By Edward A. Cook (editor) and Jesus J. Lara (editor)

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9780415670814 | Routledge, November 19, 2012, cover price $170.00

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9780415670821 | Routledge, November 15, 2012, cover price $52.95

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Product Description: Here for the first time is a thoroughly interdisciplinary and international examination of Jane Jacobs’s legacy. Divided into four parts: I. Jacobs, Urban Philosopher; II. Jacobs, Urban Economist; II. Jacobs, Urban Sociologist; and IV...read more
By Sonia Hirt (editor)

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9780415525992 | Routledge, August 10, 2012, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Here for the first time is a thoroughly interdisciplinary and international examination of Jane Jacobs’s legacy.

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Product Description: In a world where half of the population lives in cities and more than 90 percent of urban growth is occurring in the developing world, cities struggle to modernize without completely losing their unique character, which is embodied by their historic cores and cultural heritage assets...read more
By Rana Amirtahmasebi (editor) and Guido Licciardi (editor)

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9780821396506 | World Bank, October 1, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In a world where half of the population lives in cities and more than 90 percent of urban growth is occurring in the developing world, cities struggle to modernize without completely losing their unique character, which is embodied by their historic cores and cultural heritage assets.

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Product Description: One of the world's foremost urban designers shares his passion and methods for rejuvenating neglected cities and argues passionately for the importance and possibilities of their renewal.From a youth spent in the boroughs of New York City and other great cities of the world, to his beginnings as an architect in Toronto, Ken Greenberg has long recognized that cities at their best provide much of what we seek in a place to call home...read more

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9780307358141 | Random House of Canada Ltd, May 17, 2011, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: One of the world's foremost urban designers shares his passion and methods for rejuvenating neglected cities and argues passionately for the importance and possibilities of their renewal.

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9780307358158 | Vintage, August 7, 2012, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: One of the world's foremost urban designers shares his passion and methods for rejuvenating neglected cities and argues passionately for the importance and possibilities of their renewal.

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9780307358165 | Random House of Canada Ltd, March 8, 2011, cover price $25.95

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Product Description: In recent decades significant financial and professional resources have been invested in urban regeneration, housing renovation, and the revitalization of old neighborhoods, with considerable impacts on the social, physical, and economic structure of cities and their inhabitants...read more
By Peter Kellett (editor)

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9780889374300 | Hogrefe & Huber Pub, July 31, 2012, cover price $77.00 | About this edition: In recent decades significant financial and professional resources have been invested in urban regeneration, housing renovation, and the revitalization of old neighborhoods, with considerable impacts on the social, physical, and economic structure of cities and their inhabitants.

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Product Description: When we think of green building, we tend to picture new construction. But Robert A. Young argues that the greenest building is often the one that has already been built. In Stewardship of the Built Environment, he shows how rehabilitating and reusing existing structures holds untapped potential for achieving sustainable communities...read more

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9781610911795 | Island Pr, July 18, 2012, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: When we think of green building, we tend to picture new construction.

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9781610911801 | Island Pr, July 18, 2012, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: The advent of the 21st century marks the unfolding of a new urbanism, of a new urban fabric in the making. Bringing together a range of leading scholars from a wide range of disciplines, this edited collection examines innovative urban redevelopment projects around Europe and North America which are at the forefront of this new urbanism and which are here termed 'New Downtowns'...read more
By Peter Dirksmeier (editor)

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9781409431350 | Ashgate Pub Co, May 1, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The advent of the 21st century marks the unfolding of a new urbanism, of a new urban fabric in the making.

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9780415581479 | Routledge, March 8, 2012, cover price $149.00

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9780415581486 | Routledge, March 13, 2012, cover price $60.95

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Product Description: For decades, neighbourhoods been pivotal sites of social, economic and political exclusion processes, and civil society initiatives, attempting bottom-up strategies of re-development and regeneration. In many cases these efforts resulted in the creation of socially innovative organizations, seeking to satisfy the basic human needs of deprived population groups, to increase their political capabilities and to improve social interaction both internally and between the local communities, the wider urban society and political world...read more
By Sara Gonzalez (editor), Flavia Martinelli (editor), Frank Moulaert (editor) and Erik Swyngedouw (editor)

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9780415485883 | Routledge, August 16, 2010, cover price $160.00 | also contains Can Neighbourhoods Save the City?: Social Innovation and Local Community Development

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9780415516839 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 9, 2013), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: For decades, neighbourhoods been pivotal sites of social, economic and political exclusion processes, and civil society initiatives, attempting bottom-up strategies of re-development and regeneration.

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Product Description: Current planning practices have largely neglected the needs of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community for safe urban spaces in which to live, work, and play. This volume fills the gap in the literature on the planning and development of queer spaces, and highlights some of the resistance within the planning profession to incorporate gay and lesbian concerns into the planning mainstream...read more
By Petra L. Doan (editor)

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9781409428152 | Ashgate Pub Co, October 1, 2011, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Current planning practices have largely neglected the needs of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) community for safe urban spaces in which to live, work, and play.

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Product Description: Urban Design Since 1945: A Global Perspective reviews the emergence of urban design as a global phenomenon. The book opens with the urgent need to rebuild cities and re-house the millions of refugees living in camps and shantytowns at the end of the Second World War...read more

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9780470515259 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 15, 2011, cover price $125.00

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9780470515266 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 15, 2011, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Urban Design Since 1945: A Global Perspective reviews the emergence of urban design as a global phenomenon.

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Hardcover:

9780415554466 | Routledge, September 12, 2012, cover price $190.00

Paperback:

9780415554473 | Routledge, September 12, 2012, cover price $64.00

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