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European Planning History in the 20th Century : A Continent of Urban Planning

European Planning History in the 20th Century : A Continent of Urban Planning

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Abstract: The history of Europe in the 20th century is closely tied to the history of urban planning. Social and economic progress but also the brute treatment of people and nature throughout Europe were possible due to the use of urban planning and the other le...

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Designing Smart and Resilient Cities for a Post-Pandemic World : Metropandemic Revolution

Designing Smart and Resilient Cities for a Post-Pandemic World : Metropandemic Revolution

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Abstract: Are pandemics the end of cities? Or, do they present an opportunity for us to reshape cities in ways making us even more innovative, successful and sustainable? Pandemics such as COVID-19 (and comparable disruptions) have caused intense debates over th...

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Cities and Affordable Housing : Planning, Design and Policy Nexus

Cities and Affordable Housing : Planning, Design and Policy Nexus

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Abstract: This book provides a comparative perspective on housing and planning policies affecting the future of cities, focusing on people- and place-based outcomes using the nexus of planning, design and policy. A rich mosaic of case studies features good pract...

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Care and the City : Encounters with Urban Studies

Care and the City : Encounters with Urban Studies

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Abstract: Care and the City is a cross-disciplinary collection of chapters examining urban social spaces, in which caring and uncaring practices intersect and shape people's everyday lives. While asking how care and uncare are embedded in the urban condition, th...

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Barrierefreiheit in der Wohnungspolitik : Länderpolitik im Vergleich

Barrierefreiheit in der Wohnungspolitik : Länderpolitik im Vergleich

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Abstract: In welchen Ausprägungen nutzen die 16 Bundesländer politische Maßnahmen (»Policies«), um barrierefreien und -armen Wohnraum zu steuern? Melanie Slavici erläutert das Zusammenspiel aus Problemstrukturen, institutionellen Regelungen und Akteurshandeln am...

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Cities After Crisis : Reinventing Neighborhood Design From the Ground-Up

Cities After Crisis : Reinventing Neighborhood Design From the Ground-Up

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Abstract: Cities After Crisis shows how urbanism and urban design is redefining cities after the global health, economic, and environmental crises of the past decades. The book details how these crises have led to a new urban vision—from avantgarde modern design...

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Enabling the City : Interdisciplinary and Transdisciplinary Encounters in Research and Practice

Enabling the City : Interdisciplinary and Transdisciplinary Encounters in Research and Practice

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Abstract: Enabling the City is a collaborative book that focuses on how interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary processes of knowledge production may contribute to urban transformation at a local level in the 21st century, striking a balance between enthusiastic...

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New Industrial Urbanism : Designing Places for Production

New Industrial Urbanism : Designing Places for Production

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Abstract: Since the Industrial Revolution, cities and industry have grown together; towns and metropolitan regions have evolved around factories and expanding industries. New Industrial Urbanism explores the evolving and future relationships between cities and p...

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Mapping Urban Spaces : Designing the European City

Mapping Urban Spaces : Designing the European City

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Abstract: Mapping Urban Spaces focuses on medium-sized European cities and more specifically on their open spaces from psychological, sociological, and aesthetic points of view. The chapters illustrate how the characteristics that make life in medium-sized Europ...

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Oil Spaces : Exploring the Global Petroleumscape

Oil Spaces : Exploring the Global Petroleumscape

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Abstract: Oil Spaces traces petroleum's impact through a range of territories from across the world, showing how industrially drilled petroleum and its refined products have played a major role in transforming the built environment in ways that are often not vis...

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