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Latest Titles from the Laucala Catalogue

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Planning and design for future informal settlements - David Gouverneur
Call Number: HD 7287 .96 .D44 G68 2015
ISBN: 9780415737890
Publication Date: 2014
The book analyses the strengths and weaknesses of informal urbanism and the challenges faced by the fast growing cities of the developing world. Through case studies, it demonstrates the contributions and limitations of different attempts to plan ahead for urban growth, from the creation of formal housing and urban infrastructures for self-built dwellings to the improvement of existing informal settlements

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Environmental land use planning and management - John Randolph
Call Number: PIM HD 108 .3 .R36 2012
ISBN: 9781597267304
Publication Date: 2012

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Designing urban transformation - Aseem Inam
Call Number: PIM HT 166 .I53 2014
ISBN: 9780415837705
Publication Date: 2013
This book addresses the incredible potential of urban practice to radically change cities for the better and focuses on a powerful question, "What can urbanism be?" by arguing that the most significant transformations occur by fundamentally rethinking concepts, practices, and outcomes.

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The urban transformation: health, shelter and climate change - Edited by E. D. Sclar; N. Volavka-Close & P. Brown
Call Number: HT 241 .U72 2013
ISBN: 9781849712163
Publication Date: 2012
This volume brings together some of the world's foremost experts in urban development with the aim of approaching these issues as an opportunity for real positive change.

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