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Deconstructing Placemaking: Needs, Opportunities, and Assets

Deconstructing Placemaking: Needs, Opportunities, and Assets

1st Edition

Mahyar Arefi
August 04, 2016

A new taxonomy of placemaking is needed; concerns have been expressed about the professionalization of placemaking through the proliferation of standards, zoning codes, and restrictive covenants. "Place matters" has become a mantra in many disciplines - architecture, urban planning and urban...

Brand-Driven City Building and the Virtualizing of Space

Brand-Driven City Building and the Virtualizing of Space

1st Edition

Alexander Gutzmer
August 02, 2016

This book is an investigation of the cultural phenomenon of branding and its transformational effects on the contemporary spatial – and urban – reality. It develops a novel understanding of the rationale behind the construction of large-scale architectural complexes that relate to corporate brands,...

Ideology, Political Transitions and the City: The Case of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ideology, Political Transitions and the City: The Case of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

1st Edition

Aleksandra Djurasovic
June 07, 2016

Recent history has seen Bosnian and Herzegovinian (BiH) cities undergoing several transitions. Their cities have developed under socialism (1945 – 1992), have suffered through the civil war during the 1990s, and during the last twenty years have been undergoing a slow and multifaceted transition to...

Neoliberal Spatial Governance

Neoliberal Spatial Governance

1st Edition

Phil Allmendinger
April 14, 2016

Neoliberal Spatial Governance explores the changing nature of English town and city planning as it has slowly but clearly transformed. Once a system for regulating and balancing change in the built and natural environments in the public interest, planning now finds itself facilitating...

Planning for a Material World

Planning for a Material World

1st Edition

Laura Lieto, Robert A. Beauregard
October 05, 2015

Today, urban scholars think of cities and regions as evolving through networks of human associations, technologies, and natural ecologies. This being the case, planners are faced with the task of navigating a profoundly material world. Planning with and for humans alone is unacceptable: in the...

Dealing with Deindustrialization: Adaptive Resilience in American Midwestern Regions

Dealing with Deindustrialization: Adaptive Resilience in American Midwestern Regions

1st Edition

Margaret Cowell
October 07, 2014

The late 1970s and 1980s saw a process of mass factory closures in cities and regions across the Midwest of the United States. What happened next as leaders reacted to the news of each plant closure and to the broader deindustrialization trend that emerged during this time period is...

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