All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Environmental & Social Studies  Economics, Politics & Policy  Politics, Policy & Planning  Planning & Transportation

Australian Urban Planning New Challenges, New Agendas

By: B Gleeson and N Low
273 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs, maps
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Australian Urban Planning
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Australian Urban Planning ISBN: 9781865082387 Paperback Dec 2000 Usually dispatched within 2-4 weeks
Selected version: £65.00
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Australian urban planning is struggling to deal with a number of challenges. These include a range of internal impasses that have confronted the planning profession as well as an increasingly hostile external political context. One sign of the many dilemmas facing Australian planning is that there is now little popular appreciation of the need for spatial regulation in Australian cities. There is also evidence that elements of the planning profession itself exhibit little consciousness about the nature and purpose of their own role in the urban land economy. This text seeks to address this broad policy dilemma by presenting a case for planning that draws upon a close appreciation of the Australian policy context, and upon the many new critical perspectives that have emerged to challenge traditional planning practice. The authors explain the historical purpose of planning in Australia, the nature of the changes which have re-shaped and threatened this rationale, and the outline for a revitalized governance of Australian cities.


AcknowledgmentsAbbreviationsResearching urban policy1 Introduction: New challenges for planning PART ONE: AUSTRALIA'S CHANGING CITIES AND THEIR PLANNING2 Planning values and 'The Australia Settlement'3 Unsettling Australia: New forms of urban identity4 Changing urban governance I: Social Democratic Managerialism5 Changing urban governance II: Corporate LiberalismPART TWO: THE FORCES FOR CHANGE6 Cities for sale: Urban political-economy7 Democratising planning: Radical cultural critiques8 Greening planning? Environmental perspectives9 Let the market decide! From managerialism to neoliberalism10 The impacts on planning thought and practicePART THREE: NEW AGENDAS FOR PLANNING11 Revaluing planning12 Better planning: From policy to actionBibliographyIndex

Customer Reviews

By: B Gleeson and N Low
273 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs, maps
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Current promotions
Field Guide SalePelagic PublishingBritish WildlifeNest Box Price List 2019