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Ways of Residing in Transformation : Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Hardcover)

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Profound transformations in residential practices are emerging in Europe as well as throughout the urban world. They can be observed in the unfolding diversity of residential architecture and spatially restructured cities. The complexity of urban and societal processes behind these changes requires new research approaches in order to fully grasp the significant changes in citizens lifestyles, their residential preferences, capacities and future opportunities for implementing resilient residential practices. The international case studies in this book examine why ways of residing have changed as well as the meaning and the significance of the social, economic, political, cultural and symbolic contexts. The volume brings together an interdisciplinary range of perspectives to reflect specifically upon the dynamic exchange between evolving ways of residing and professional practices in the fields of architecture and design, planning, policy-making, facilities management, property and market. In doing so, it provides a resourceful basis for further inquiries seeking an understanding of ways of residing in transformation as a reflection of diversifying residential cultures. This book will offer insights of interest to academics, policy-makers and professionals as well as students of urban studies, sociology, architecture, housing, planning, business and economics, engineering and facilities management.
Number of Pages: 305
Genre: Architecture, Political Science
Sub-Genre: Public Policy / City Planning + Urban Development, Urban + Land Use Planning
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: March 11, 2016
TCIN: 50750285
UPC: 9781472426079
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-4266
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