Urban Studies & Planning

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Copenhagenize

The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism

Island Press

A fun and engaging guide to bringing cycling back in cities, written by one of the world’s best-known urban designers.

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Small Cities, Big Issues

Reconceiving Community in Neoliberal Era

Athabasca University Press

If local governments accept a social agenda as part of its responsibilities, the contributors to Small Cities, Big Issues believe that small cities can succeed in reconceiving community based on the ideals of acceptance, accommodation, and inclusion.

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Bike Boom

The Unexpected Resurgence of Cycling

Island Press
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Smell Detectives

An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America

University of Washington Press
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Resilient Cities, Second Edition

Overcoming Fossil Fuel Dependence

Island Press
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“I Was the Only Woman”

Women and Planning in Canada

UBC Press

A compelling new perspective on Canada’s planning history that offers a counter-narrative to the “official” story of the profession, one that has generally overlooked the contributions of women and the Community Planning Association of Canada.

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