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An Overview of Urban and Regional Planning

Edited by Yasar Bahri Ergen

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Abstract: Urban and regional planning is a spatial design practice that brings limitations to the intervention in natural areas to ensure a balance between population growth, housing, and employment in residential areas. It includes spatial design that enables living creatures to live while planning the interventions to ensure suitability to ecology, geology, climate, and land structure since intervention in nature should be balanced. In this context, the profession generally includes regional, spatial and urban planning, urban transformation that involves the urban decline areas in the city, urban renewal and protection, urban transportation, and urban management. Therefore, it is believed that this book will be useful for those who work in this area on a practical or academic basis and follow the innovations in the profession.

JEL-codes: O18 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
ISBN: 978-1-78984-834-2
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Absence of Metropolitan Planning Institutes and Territorial Disorganization Downloads
Miguel Etinger de Araujo Junior, Tania Fresca and Eliane Paulino
Development of New Sustainable Urban Areas: Horizontal or Vertical Planning Systems for Resource Efficient Cities Downloads
Ronald Wennersten
Models of Implementation of Spatial Plans: Theoretical Approach and Case Studies for Spatial Plans for the Special Purpose Area Downloads
Nebojsa Stefanovic, Bosko Josimovic and Natasa Dabnilovic Hristic
Restructuring Gauteng City Region in South Africa: Is a Transportation Solution the Answer? Downloads
James Chakwizira, Peter Bikam and Thompson A Adeboyejo
The Impact of Organizational Collective Efficacy on Residents' Choice of Urban Renewal Mode and Urban Planning Downloads
Kin Sun Chan and Yifan Zou
Urban Development in Bogotá: The Metro Case of Study Downloads
Juanita Corredor Tellez
Urban Noise as an Environmental Impact Factor in the Urban Planning Process Downloads
Paulo Henrique Trombetta Zannin, Thomas Jeferson Vieira and Elaine Carvalho Da Paz
Urban Planning and Mega-Event Projects: Lessons from Expo 2010, Shanghai Downloads
Xx Xx
Urban Renewal and Sustainable Development in Jamaica: Progress, Challenges and New Directions Downloads
Jasneth Mullings, Leith Dunn, Mona Sue Ho, Rainford Wilks and Carol Archer

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DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.75766

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