ISBN : 9781632405630
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Business,Managment and Economics
Publication Year : 2016
Price : USD 137.95
Description : The objective of this book is to give a general view of the different areas of urban development and its applications. It includes some of the vital pieces of work being conducted across the world on various topics related to this field. Urban development refers to the process of integrating sustainably into the use of land and environmental resources, making laws for public welfare, developing the infrastructure; and facilitating transportation, education, judicial system, health organizations, etc. in order to develop the community. It deals with planning and designing new and advanced communities without harming the natural biodiversity. This book will discuss in detail the various branches related to urban development like land use planning, re-development, urban design, comprehensive planning, etc. Different approaches, evaluations, methodologies and advanced studies on this subject have been included in it. This text will prove to be immensely beneficial to students and researchers in this field.
Author's Description :
Chayma Hamdani received her MA in social sciences from the University of Michigan-Flint, United States and her PhD in social sciences from the University of California, Irvine, United States. She is a professor in the department of social sciences and she teaches courses on urban and rural development. Hamdani’s academic interests include social welfare, urban studies and rural development. She has authored and edited numerous well published texts in these fields.