Digital Lives in the Global City asks how digital technologies are remaking urban life around the world, from migrant work in Singapore to digital debt in Toronto, illegal buildings in Mumbai, and targeted policing in New York.
Changing Neighbourhoods offers revealing insights into the way that Canadian cities have grown increasingly unequal and polarized since 1980, identifying the causal factors driving neighbourhood change and their troubling implications.
Planning on the Edge explores the reality behind the rhetoric of Vancouver’s reputation as a sustainable city and paves the way for developing Vancouver and its region into a place that is both economically sustainable and socially just.
Five Rules for Tomorrow's Cities
Design in an Age of Urban Migration, Demographic Change, and a Disappearing Middle Class
Better Buses, Better Cities
How to Plan, Run, and Win the Fight for Effective Transit
Missing Middle Housing
Thinking Big and Building Small to Respond to Today’s Housing Crisis
Parks and Recreation System Planning
A New Approach for Creating Sustainable, Resilient Communities
By David Barth
Designing Streets for Kids
By National Association of City Transportation Officials
The Power of Existing Buildings
Save Money, Improve Health, and Reduce Environmental Impacts
Blueprint for Greening Affordable Housing, Revised Edition
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