Urban Planning
America's Trillion-Dollar Housing Mistake: The Failure of American Housing Policy
America's Trillion-Dollar Housing Mistake
The Failure of American Housing Policy
Hardcover      ISBN: 1566635314
This book explains how public housing projects are not the only housing policy mistakes. Lesser known efforts are just as pernicious, working in concert to undermine sound neighborhoods and perpetuate a dependent underclass.
The American City: What Works, What Doesn't
The American City
What Works, What Doesn't
3rd Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0071801626
"Now in full color! The third edition of THE standard reference work on urban planning and design features new projects and the latest developments in the industry"--
American Urban Form: A Representative History
American Urban Form
A Representative History
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0262525321
American urban form -- the spaces, places, and boundaries that define city life --has been evolving since the first settlements of colonial days. The changing patterns of houses,buildings, streets, parks, pipes and wires, wharves, railroads, highways, and airports reflectchanging patterns of the social, political, and economic processes that shape the city. In thisbook, Sam Bass Warner and Andrew Whittemore map more than three hundred years of the American citythrough the evolution of urban form. They do this by offering an illustrated history of "theCity" -- a hypothetical city (constructed from the histories of Boston, Philadelphia, and NewYork) that exemplifies the American city's transformation from village to regionalmetropolis. In an engaging text accompanied by Whittemore's detailed, meticulousdrawings, they chart the City's changes. Planning for the future of cities, they remind us, requiresan understanding of the forces that shaped the city's past.
Anglo-American Crossroads: Urban Research and Planning in Britain, 1940-2010
Anglo-American Crossroads
Urban Research and Planning in Britain, 1940-2010
Hardcover      ISBN: 1441141499
Anglo-American Crossroads: Urban Planning and Research in Britain, 1940-2010
Anglo-American Crossroads
Urban Planning and Research in Britain, 1940-2010
Paperback      ISBN: 1472575326
The Architecture of Community
The Architecture of Community
Paperback      ISBN: 1597265799
The Art of Classic Planning: Building Beautiful and Enduring Communities
The Art of Classic Planning
Building Beautiful and Enduring Communities
Hardcover      ISBN: 0674919246

The Asian City: Processes of Development, Characteristics and Planning
The Asian City
Processes of Development, Characteristics and Planning
Hardcover      ISBN: 0792331354
In The Asian City the Asian urbanisation processes, nature and characteristics of the 1990s have been analyzed by countries, by comparing different countries and in an international context. The authors are urban specialists from four continents. This volume has been divided into six parts: Part I Urbanisation in an international context; Part II Comparative urban setting; Part III Urbanisation characteristics by country; Part IV Urban planning; Part V The urban poor, and Part VI Perspectives on urbanization. This work allows the reader to understand Asian urban forms, their evolution, the nature of urbanisation, its impact on economic growth in cities, the living and working conditions of the poor, and urban planning and problems.
Assorted City: Equity, Justice, and Politics in Urban Services Delivery
Assorted City
Equity, Justice, and Politics in Urban Services Delivery
Hardcover      ISBN: 9351501256
Atlantic City
Atlantic City
Hardcover      ISBN: 1911422197