Disasters in Planning

The Consequences of Disasters: Demographic, Planning, and Policy Implications  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at May 18, 2016
The Consequences of Disasters: Demographic, Planning, and Policy Implications

Helen James, Helen James, Douglas Paton, "The Consequences of Disasters: Demographic, Planning, and Policy Implications"
English | ISBN: 0398090971 | 2015 | 417 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Building Green Places: Careers in Planning, Designing, and Building (Green-Collar Careers)

Building Green Places: Careers in Planning, Designing, and Building (Green-Collar Careers) by Ruth Owen
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0778748634, 9780778748632 | 64 Pages | PDF | 9.89 MB

Gender in the Post-Fordist Urban: The Gender Revolution in Planning and Public Policy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at April 4, 2017
Gender in the Post-Fordist Urban: The Gender Revolution in Planning and Public Policy

Marguerite van den Berg, "Gender in the Post-Fordist Urban: The Gender Revolution in Planning and Public Policy"
2017 | ISBN-10: 3319525328 | 128 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Making Use of Deleuze in Planning: Proposals for a Speculative and Immanent Assessment Method

Making Use of Deleuze in Planning:
Proposals for a Speculative and Immanent Assessment Method

by Gareth Abrahams
English | 2016 | ISBN: 147247757X | 217 Pages | PDF | 1.43 MB

The book argues that Deleuze’s philosophy can be made useful to planning as long as one is prepared to adapt and re-create his key ontological concepts to respond to the specific demands of the field.

Land-Use Modelling in Planning Practice (GeoJournal Library)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 18, 2017
Land-Use Modelling in Planning Practice (GeoJournal Library)

Land-Use Modelling in Planning Practice (GeoJournal Library) by Eric Koomen
English | Aug. 31, 2011 | ISBN: 9400718217 | 219 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book provides an overview of recent developments and applications of the Land Use Scanner model, which has been used in spatial planning for well over a decade. Internationally recognized as among the best of its kind, this versatile model can be applied at a national level for trend extrapolation, scenario studies and optimization, yet can also be employed in a smaller-scale regional context, as demonstrated by the assortment of regional case studies included in the book.
Encounters in Planning Thought: 16 Autobiographical Essays from Key Thinkers in Spatial Planning

Encounters in Planning Thought: 16 Autobiographical Essays from Key Thinkers in Spatial Planning
Routledge | English | January 18, 2017 | ISBN-10: 1138640867 | 350 pages | PDF | 3.85 mb

by Beatrix Haselsberger (Editor)
Best Practices in Planning and Performance Management: Radically Rethinking Management for a Volatile World, 3 Edition (repost)

Best Practices in Planning and Performance Management: Radically Rethinking Management for a Volatile World, 3 Edition by David A. J. Axson
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0470539798 | 320 pages | PDF | 2,4 MB
RFID and Auto-ID in Planning and Logistics: A Practical Guide for Military UID Applications (Repost)

Erick C. Jones, Christopher A. Chung , "RFID and Auto-ID in Planning and Logistics: A Practical Guide for Military UID Applications"
2011 | ISBN-10: 1420094270 | 430 pages | PDF | 13 MB
RFID and Auto-ID in Planning and Logistics: A Practical Guide for Military UID Applications (repost)

Erick C. Jones, Christopher A. Chung , "RFID and Auto-ID in Planning and Logistics: A Practical Guide for Military UID Applications"
2011 | ISBN-10: 1420094270 | 430 pages | PDF | 13 MB

Natural Disasters in China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at May 25, 2016
Natural Disasters in China

Natural Disasters in China
Springer | Natural Hazards | June 19, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3662502682 | 288 pages | pdf | 12.75 mb

Editors: Shi, Peijun (Ed.)
The first English language book systematically introduces the spatial and temporal patterns of natural disasters, quantifies natural disaster vulnerability, evaluates natural disaster risks, summarizes the key strategies of integrated natural disaster risk governance, and analyzes large-scale disaster response cases in China
Includes over 100 figures to illustrate the spatial and temporal patterns of major natural disasters, disaster vulnerability, and disaster risks
Offers in-depth analyses of all major natural disasters and catastrophic natural disaster response cases