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  1. After Great Disasters

    An In-Depth Analysis of How Six Countries Managed Community Recovery
    Junho 2017
    Laurie A. Johnson and Robert B. Olshansky

    Great natural disasters are rare, but their aftermath can change the fortunes of a city or region forever. This book and its companion Policy Focus Report identify lessons from different parts of the...

  2. Nature and Cities

    The Ecological Imperative in Urban Design and Planning
    Novembro 2016
    Edited by Frederick R. Steiner, George F. Thompson and Armando Carbonell

    Note: If you are ordering multiple copies of this book, please contact our warehouse by email at lincolnorders@pssc.com or by phone at 877-526-3257 for a shipping quote. Named one of the American...

  3. Land and the City

    Janeiro 2016
    Edited by George W. McCarthy, Gregory K. Ingram, and Samuel A. Moody

    This book from the Lincoln Institute's 2014 Land Policy Conference examines issues of land use policies and their impact on sustainable urbanization. By 1960, one-third of the world’s...

  4. Planeta de ciudades

    Junho 2015

    Planeta de ciudades (Planet of Cities) and its companion, the Atlas of Urban Expansion (only available in English), develop a science of global cities to prepare for the coming expansion of the...

  5. Políticas de suelo urbano

    Perspectivas internacionales para América Latina
    Abril 2015

    The 53 Land Lines articles in Políticas de suelo urbano: Perspectivas internacionales para América Latina (Urban Land Policy: International Perspectives for Latin America) include...

  6. Financing Metropolitan Governments in Developing Countries

    Abril 2013
    Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel

    The economic activity that drives growth in developing countries is heavily concentrated in cities. Catchphrases such as “metropolitan areas are the engines that pull the national economy...

  7. China’s Environmental Policy and Urban Development

    Fevereiro 2013
    Edited by Joyce Yanyun Man

    For more than three decades China has achieved remarkable success in economic development, but its rapid growth has resulted in considerable damage to the natural environment. In 1998, the World...

  8. Planet of Cities

    Setembro 2012

    Nearly 4,000 cities on our planet today have populations of 100,000 people or more. We know their names, locations, and approximate populations from maps and other data sources, but there is little...

  9. Atlas of Urban Expansion

    Junho 2012
    Shlomo Angel, Jason Parent, Daniel L. Civco, and Alejandro M. Blei

    Note: This volume is currently out of stock and an updated edition is now available in two volumes — Atlas of Urban Expansion—2016 Edition, Volume 1: Areas and Densities and Atlas of...

  10. Climate Change and Land Policies

    Maio 2011
    Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Yu-Hung Hong

    Developing policies that will keep climate change in check has become a global priority, as increasing greenhouse gas emissions contribute to extreme weather patterns. If these emissions remain...


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