ISBN : 9781632405791
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Social Sciences
Publication Year : 2017
Price : USD 144.95
Description : Urban studies and planning deals with the allocation and management of land as a public resource and the regulation of infrastructure in an urban environment. This book on urban studies and planning talks about urban design, urban problems and management and the structuring of urban life and livelihoods. This book studies, analyses and upholds the pillars of urban studies and planning and its utmost significance in modern times. It strives to provide a fair idea about this discipline and to help develop better understanding of the latest advances within this field. It includes contributions of experts from across the globe. This book will prove vital for experts and researchers in the field of urban geography, human development issues and urban restructuring. Through this book, an attempt has been made to further enlighten the readers about new concepts in this field.
Author's Description :
Dominque Craft holds a Bachelor of Social Science (BSocSc) from the University of Queensland, Australia and Master of Urban Planning from the University of Melbourne, Australia. She is an assistant professor of social sciences and urban studies in an Australian university. Her academic interests lie in urban design and planning, and sustainable land development. Craft has authored and edited a number of articles, journal papers and book chapters in the field of social sciences and urban planning.