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Growing Compact : Urban Form, Density and Sustainability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 20, 2018
Growing Compact : Urban Form, Density and Sustainability

Growing Compact : Urban Form, Density and Sustainability
by Joo Hwa P. Bay and Steffen Lehmann
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1138680400 | 417 Pages | PDF | 12.7 MB

Urban Archaeology, Municipal Government and Local Planning  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Jan. 20, 2018
Urban Archaeology, Municipal Government and Local Planning

Urban Archaeology, Municipal Government and Local Planning: Preserving Heritage within the Commonwealth of Nations and the United States by Sherene Baugher, Douglas R. Appler, William Moss
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319554883 | 345 Pages | PDF | 27.3 MB

Improving the relationship between archaeology and local government represents one of the next great challenges facing archaeology –specifically archaeology done in urban settings.

Urban Sustainability Transitions: Australian Cases- International Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 20, 2018
Urban Sustainability Transitions: Australian Cases- International Perspectives

Urban Sustainability Transitions: Australian Cases- International Perspectives (Theory and Practice of Urban Sustainability Transitions) by Trivess Moore
English | 10 Nov. 2017 | ISBN: 981104791X | 260 Pages | PDF | 4.03 MB

This book contributes to current debates regarding purposive transitions to sustainable cities, providing an accessible but critical exploration of sustainability transitions in urban settings.
Governing Cities in a Global Era: Urban Innovation, Competition, and Democratic Reform (Repost)

Governing Cities in a Global Era: Urban Innovation, Competition, and Democratic Reform by R. Hambleton,‎ Jill Gross
Language: English | 2008 | ISBN: 0230602304 | 267 pages | PDF | 1,31 MB

Written in a lively and accessible style by leading scholars from eleven countries this is the first global book to provide a thorough examination of the urban challenges now facing city leaders and managers in all continents.

Diversity and Local Contexts: Urban Space, Borders, and Migration  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Jan. 19, 2018
Diversity and Local Contexts: Urban Space, Borders, and Migration

Diversity and Local Contexts: Urban Space, Borders, and Migration by Jerome Krase, Zdeněk Uherek
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319539515 | 215 Pages | PDF | 20.5 MB

In this book, an international team of urban anthropologists, sociologists, and ethnographers argue that politics, intergroup relations, and development in cities cannot be understood without reference to the local contexts that endow each city with specific characteristics.

Illumination 2: Urban Portraits  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by naag at Jan. 19, 2018
Illumination 2: Urban Portraits

Illumination 2: Urban Portraits
MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 | Audio: AAC 44KHz 2ch | Duration: 4 Hours | 4.61 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Nature-Based Solutions to Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Areas: Linkages between Science, Policy and Practice

Nature-Based Solutions to Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Areas: Linkages between Science, Policy and Practice by Nadja Kabisch, Horst Korn, Jutta Stadler, Aletta Bonn
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319537504 | 342 Pages | PDF | 22.1 MB

This open access book brings together research findings and experiences from science, policy and practice to highlight and debate the importance of nature-based solutions to climate change adaptation in urban areas.
Narrating the Global Financial Crisis: Urban Imaginaries and the Politics of Myth

Narrating the Global Financial Crisis: Urban Imaginaries and the Politics of Myth (Palgrave Studies in Globalization, Culture and Society) by Miriam Meissner
English | 8 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319454102 | 266 Pages | PDF (True) compact size | 14.34 MB

This book analyzes how the Global Financial Crisis is portrayed in contemporary popular culture, using examples from film, literature and photography. In particular, the book explores why particular urban spaces,
Urban Politics of a Sporting Mega Event: Legitimacy and Legacy of Euro 2012 in Anthropological Perspective

Urban Politics of a Sporting Mega Event: Legitimacy and Legacy of Euro 2012 in Anthropological Perspective by Malgorzata Zofia Kowalska
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319521047 | 152 Pages | PDF | 25.0 MB

This book looks at the UEFA European Championship (Euro 2012) as both a crowning achievement of, and a way to sustain, the urban entrepreneurial strategy of Poznań, Poland.

Urban Design (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Jan. 17, 2018
Urban Design (Repost)

Alex Krieger, William S. Saunders, "Urban Design"
2009 | pages: 389 | ISBN: 081665638X, 0816656398 | PDF | 4,2 mb