Regional & area planning

    Reconnecting People and Water: Public Engagement and Sustainable Urban Water Management

    By Liz Sharp

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Water management in industrialised western countries has long been seen as a technical process associated with pipes, drains and bureaucracies. This technical model of water management is now being questioned. This book examines the nature of contemporary water management and the prospects for and barriers to different forms of engagement...

    Resilience, Community Action & Societal Transformation: Peop

    Paperback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    Resilience, Community Action and Societal Transformation is a unique collection bridging research, theory and practical action to create more resilient societies.

    The Sage Handbook of New Urban Studies

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £104.46

    Contributing to new debates and research on the city, this handbook looks both backwards and forwards to bring together key scholarship in the field

    Within Walking Distance

    By Philip Langdon

    Paperback Save £4.29 = £25.71

    Draws on the successes of six diverse U.S. communities for creating compact, walkable neighbourhoods.

    Vital Little Plans

    By Jane Jacobs

    Hardback £12.65

    From the INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED author of the modern classic The Death and Life of Great American Cities Vital Little Plans weaves a lifetime of ideas from the most prominent urbanist of the twentieth century into a book that is indispensable to life in the twenty-first.

    Chandigarh Revealed

    By Shaun Fynn

    Hardback £29.46

    The city of Chandigarh was one of the early planned cities in the post-independence India and is known internationally for its architecture and urban design.

    Gentrifier

    By John Joe Schlichtman

    Hardback £20.30

    Gentrifier demystifies the idea of gentrification by opening a conversation that links the theoretical and the grassroots, spanning the literature of urban sociology, geography, planning, policy, and more.

    Why Detroit matters: Decline, renewal and hope in a divided city

    Paperback Save £1.44 = £24.55

    This edited book examines why what happens in Detroit matters for other cities around the world. Bridging academic and non-academic voices, contributions from many of the leading scholars on Detroit are joined by some of the city's most influential writers, planners, artists and activists.

    Community Organization and Development : from its history towards a model for the future

    By Steve Clarke

    Hardback £49.95

    Community development describes a professional intervention technique for building and strengthening communities.

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