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The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning
Language: en
Pages: 670
Authors: Mark Scott, Nick Gallent, Menelaos Gkartzios
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-28 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Companion to Rural Planning provides a critical account and state of the art review of rural planning in the early years of the twenty-first century. Looking across different international experiences – from Europe, North America and Australasia to the transition and emerging economies, including BRIC and former communist
Rural Places and Planning
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Menelaos Gkartzios, Nick Gallent, Mark Scott
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-08 - Publisher: Policy Press

Rural Places and Planning provides a compact analysis for students and early-career practitioners of the critical connections between place capitals and the broader ideas and practices of planning, seeded within rural communities. It looks across twelve international cases, examining the values that guide the pursuit of the 'good countryside'. The
Crisis and Post-Crisis in Rural Territories
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Fatma Nil Döner, Elisabete Figueiredo, María Jesús Rivera
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-31 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book sheds light on the effects of the financial and economic crisis in a diverse set of countries of Southern and Mediterranean Europe. Drawing on case studies from Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and Turkey, this book presents a broad and integrative perspective on the impact of the crisis in
The Routledge Companion to Landscape Studies
Language: en
Pages: 490
Authors: Peter Howard
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Routledge

Landscape is a vital, synergistic concept which opens up ways of thinking about many of the problems which beset our contemporary world, such as climate change, social alienation, environmental degradation, loss of biodiversity and destruction of heritage. As a concept, landscape does not respect disciplinary boundaries. Indeed, many academic disciplines
Contemporary Planning Practice
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Gavin Parker, Emma Street
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-22 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Planning today is an increasingly complex system of specialisms, and this brand new introduction is the first textbook to offer both a broad overview of each core area in planning, alongside the skills necessary to combine each specialism in order to make sustainable and efficient planning decisions. In so doing,