Fascinating, entertaining, radical and impassioned, Cities Are Good for You is a rallying cry for 21st-Century living
From how saying hello to neighbours is just as important to your mental health as contact with close friends and family, to how gardens make us kinder, and how simple...
The urban state of the nation - from Olympic dreams to broken Britain
As managing director of the Underground in 1920s and the first chief executive of London Transport, Frank Pick (1878-1941), had more influence on the look of 20th century London than...
An anatomy of failed-state Britain, by the author of A Guide to the New Ruins of Great Britain.
Ingrid Leman-Stefanovic; Stephen Bede...
Recognizing the need to better link the humanities with public policy, The Natural City offers unique insights for the development of an alternative vision of urban life.
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"Although the live-work concept is now accepted among progressive urban design and planning professionals, the specifics that define the term, and its application, remain sketchy. This encyclopedic work is sure...
Michael Sorkin; Carol M Reese; ...
How to plan for a sustainable and equitable urban future.
John Kasarda; Greg Lindsay
From Dubai to Amsterdam, Memphis to South Korea, a phenomenon is reshaping the way we live and transforming the way we do business: the aerotropolis. This title looks at how...
Rousing manifesto on the city and the commons from the acclaimed theorist
British Railway Board
The Reshaping of British Railways is a piece of railway history every dedicated enthusiast will want in their collection.
Jordan Yin; W. Paul Farmer
How to create the world's new urban future With the majority of the world's population shifting to urban centres, urban planning--the practice of land-use and transportation planning to help...
Blending social history with pioneering architecture and business analysis, 'Dolphin Square' provides a detailed history of the London landmark and its antecedents.
Examines the way in which modern food production has damaged the balance of human existence, and reveals that we have yet to resolve a centuries - old dilemma - one...
The author has dedicated his career to determining what makes cities thrive, and he has boiled it down to one key factor: walkability. In this book, he reveals the invisible...