Cities And Visitors

Knowledge-Based Development for Cities and Societies: Integrated Multi-Level Approaches

Kostas Metaxiotis, Kostas Metaxiotis, Francisco Javier Carrillo, Tan Yigitcanlar, "Knowledge-Based Development for Cities and Societies: Integrated Multi-Level Approaches"
English | ISBN: 161520721X | 2010 | 423 pages | PDF | 8 MB
The New Pioneers: How Entrepreneurs Are Defying the System to Rebuild the Cities and Towns of America

The New Pioneers: How Entrepreneurs Are Defying the System to Rebuild the Cities and Towns of America by J.P. Faber
English | June 13th, 2017 | ISBN: 1944648305 | 273 Pages | PDF | 64.76 MB

Imagine a world where there are no building codes, no licensing requirements, no permit fees, no inspectors—no rules or regulations, only common sense and the desire to build something better. This is the world that forged America, the land where the early pioneers and town developers thrived.
The New Pioneers: How Entrepreneurs Are Defying the System to Rebuild the Cities and Towns of America

J.P. Faber, "The New Pioneers: How Entrepreneurs Are Defying the System to Rebuild the Cities and Towns of America"
ISBN: 1944648305 | 2017 | EPUB | 256 pages | 2 MB
Somalis in the Twin Cities and Columbus: Immigrant Incorporation in New Destinations

Somalis in the Twin Cities and Columbus: Immigrant Incorporation in New Destinations by Stefanie Chambers
English | Mar. 3, 2017 | ISBN: 1439914427 | 250 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

In the early 1990s, Somali refugees arrived in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. Later in the decade, an additional influx of immigrants arrived in a second destination of Columbus, Ohio. These refugees found low-skill jobs in warehouses and food processing plants and struggled as social “outsiders,” often facing discrimination based on their religious traditions, dress, and misconceptions that they are terrorists.
Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities, and Other Inscrutable Geographies (Repost)

Alastair Bonnett, "Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities, and Other Inscrutable Geographies"
2014 | pages: 288 | ISBN: 054410157X | EPUB | 8,9 mb
Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age: US Airports Since 1945 (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)

Airports, Cities, and the Jet Age: US Airports Since 1945 (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology) by Janet R. Bednarek
English | 15 Sept. 2016 | ISBN: 3319311948 | 304 Pages | PDF | 3.63 MB

This book explores the relationship between cities and their commercial airports. These vital transportation facilities are locally owned and managed and civic leaders and boosters have made them central to often expansive economic development dreams
Somalis in the Twin Cities and Columbus: Immigrant Incorporation in New Destinations

Somalis in the Twin Cities and Columbus: Immigrant Incorporation in New Destinations by Stefanie Chambers
English | Mar. 3, 2017 | ISBN: 1439914419 | 250 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

In the early 1990s, Somali refugees arrived in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. Later in the decade, an additional influx of immigrants arrived in a second destination of Columbus, Ohio. These refugees found low-skill jobs in warehouses and food processing plants and struggled as social “outsiders,” often facing discrimination based on their religious traditions, dress, and misconceptions that they are terrorists. The immigrant youth also lacked access to quality educational opportunities.

The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at July 14, 2017
The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization

The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization by Leslie Sklair
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0190464186 | 352 pages | PDF | 32 MB
The Pursuit of Economic Development: Growing Good Jobs in U.S. Cities and States [Repost]

The Pursuit of Economic Development: Growing Good Jobs in U.S. Cities and States by Todd M. Gabe
English | 11 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319524755 | 272 Pages | PDF | 6.38 MB

This book addresses the challenge of securing high-paying jobs for American workers. It examines the impacts of a wide range of state and local characteristics―such as low taxes, high-skilled workforce,
Cities and the Politics of Difference : Multiculturalism and Diversity in Urban Planning

Cities and the Politics of Difference :
Multiculturalism and Diversity in Urban Planning

by Michael Burayidi
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1442616156 | 423 Pages | PDF | 8 MB