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  • The influence of local urban containment policies and statewide growth management on the size of United States urban areas
  • City size ; Impact ; Regression analysis ; United States of America ; Urban administration ; Urban area ; Urban growth ; Urban policy
  • 2006
  • Climate change, biodiversity and the urban environment : a critical review based on London, UK
  • Biodiversity ; Climatic change ; England ; Green space ; Habitat ; Heat island ; London ; Town ; United Kingdom ; Urban climate ; Urban environment ; Urbanization
  • This article reviews the range of climate-related threats to biodiversity in the aquatic, intertidal and terrestrial habitats of urban-areas. London is used as a case study to illustrate potential impacts, and to contend that green spaces in cities
  • could be used by planners to counter climate-related threats to biodiversity, as well as to improve flood control and air quality, and reduce urban heat island effects.
  • 2006
  • Addressing Europe's urban challenges : lessons from the EU URBAN community initiative
  • Community ; Europe ; European Union ; Partnership ; Social deprivation ; Urban crisis ; Urban district ; Urban policy ; Urban regeneration
  • Résultats d'une exploitation ex-post de l'initiative communautaire URBAN I mise en place de 1994 à 1999. Si de telles opérations à base spatiale de ce style avaient déjà cours dans quelques Etats, ce n'était pas le cas dans la plupart des pays, pour
  • 2006
  • Communication of the elderly and requirements to urban reconstruction in Germany. Comparative in Bonn and Dresden
  • Bonn ; Comparative study ; Demographic change ; Development ; Dresden ; Elderly people ; Germany ; Residential environment ; Urban construction ; Urban development
  • Today, sustainable urban reconstruction under shrinking conditions constitutes the central challenge of urban development in Germany. Thereby, the qualitative and quantitative demographic change is discussed as a crucial basic framework of urban
  • reconstruction. Hence, it should be paid more attention to the needs of certain population groups, especially those of the elderly as the relatively strongest growing group. For the urban development, the residential surrounding is identified as the important
  • starting point to realize the demand-orientated and efficient urban reconstruction supporting communication. - (BJ)
  • 2006
  • Planning a Palestinian urban core : the city of Ramallah
  • Geopolitics ; Territories ; Urban morphology ; Urban planning ; Urban structure ; Urbanism
  • 2006
  • Urban culture and development : strarting with South Africa. Special issue
  • Infrastructure ; Lagos ; Nigeria ; Urban administration ; Urban growth ; Urban infrastructure ; Urban planning ; Urban policy
  • 2006
  • Barcelona ; Catalonia ; Cultural landscape ; Identity ; Perception of the urban environment ; Rehabilitation ; Spain ; Town ; Town planning ; Urban area ; Urban change ; Urban environment ; Urban renewal ; Urbanism
  • 2006
  • Community and nostalgia in urban revitalisation : a critique of urban village and creative class strategies as remedies for social probleems
  • Australia ; Discourse ; Governance ; Innovation ; New South Wales ; Redevelopment ; Social exclusion ; Town ; Urban planning ; Urban regeneration
  • 2006
  • Open space and housing stock quality as urban redevelopment resources
  • Housing ; Quality of product ; Urban development ; Urban planning
  • A successful urban redevelopment needs the attention of small-scale conditions of housing stocks and open spaces and the consideration of demand of the inhabitants. It is the aim of a research project at the IÖR to provide some fundamental knowledge
  • needed for the planning of ecologically-oriented and appropriately-dimensioned redevelopment processes in cities and urban areas. Group-spacific needs concerning housing and open space use were ascertained through polling the populations according to age
  • 2006
  • Lost in translation ? Towards a comparative interpretation of Italian urban form
  • Italy ; Redevelopment ; Suburbs ; Town ; Urban density ; Urban growth ; Urban model ; Urban morphology ; Urban settlement ; Urban structure
  • 2006
  • Influence of geographical factors on urban land valuation
  • Economic geography ; Impact ; Land value ; Ukraine ; Urban area
  • This paper intends to explore the influence of economic geography factors on valuation on urban territories, and consequently - on their land value for the purpose of large-scale evaluation. The A. investigates Ukrainian examples in order to know
  • 2006
  • China ; Cultural landscape ; Urban development ; Urban history ; Urban landscape ; Urban life ; Zhejiang
  • 2006
  • Convergence analysis in terms of quality of life in the urban systems of the Barcelona province, 1991-2000
  • Barcelona ; Catalonia ; Convergence ; Quality of life ; Spain ; Urban economy ; Urban system ; Years 1990-99
  • 2006
  • Asia ; Developing countries ; Latin America ; Urban growth ; Urban morphology
  • Nowadays the centre of urban growth is located primarely in the newly modernizing economies of Asia and Latin America, but some of the metropolises of the stagnating developing countries also show astonishing speed of population growth. The article
  • deals with the phenomenon of urban explosion in the developing countries. - (AM)
  • 2006
  • Applied climatology : urban climate
  • Applied climatology ; Bibliography ; Heat island ; Model ; Urban climate ; Years 2000-2009
  • Le point sur les recherches de climatologie appliquée concernant le climat urbain, parues dans la période 1998-2006.
  • 2006
  • Concerning the Genesis and Evolution in the Complexity of Urban Spatial Order
  • Population density ; Town planning ; Urban development ; Urban geography ; Urban theory
  • 2006
  • Peri-urbanism in globalizing China : a study of new urbanism in Dongguan
  • China ; Export ; Globalization ; Guangdong ; Industrial restructuring ; Periurban development ; Spatial organization ; Urbanization
  • 2006
  • The spatial differentiation of retail in Sofia in the context of urban transition
  • Bulgaria ; Impact ; Internationalization ; Retail trade ; Sofia ; Spatial differentiation ; Urban dynamics ; Urban structure
  • of internationalization of retail in the city, classified in three stages of transition. The study describes the changes in the retail trade situation presenting them as a result of the changed urban structure between the central part of the town and the new sub-centres
  • 2006
  • Urban dynamics analysis using spatial metrics : a case study of Yokohama city
  • Honshu ; Japan ; Land use ; Methodology ; Model ; Space time ; Spatial analysis ; Tokyo ; Urban area ; Urban dynamics ; Urban model
  • 2006
  • Geomorphic response of an Appalachian Valley and ridge stream to urbanization
  • Bank erosion ; Channel geometry ; Grain size distribution ; Human impact ; Sediment load ; Stream ; Tennessee ; United States of America ; Urbanization
  • This paper reports results of a detailed, field-based study of Second Creek, in Knoxville, Tennessee, undertaken between 1997 and 2001 to monitor the adjustment of a perennial stream decades after the initial urbanization of its catchment
  • and to better understand anthropogenic influences on bed particle sizes in an urban stream. Channel bank erosion is the dominant adjustment, but aggradation also occurs.
  • 2006