Connecting Places, Connecting People: A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century

Connecting Places, Connecting People: A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century

by Reena Tiwari

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138213067
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/12/2017
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

Reena Tiwari is a professor of Built Environment at Curtin University, Australia. She has published extensively on space psychology and place making; urban ethnography and community engagement; sustainable transport and urbanism. Fundamental to her work on urban transport and place making is the philosophy of democratic urbanism and a model of enquiry that is ethnographic, collaborative and trans-disciplinary, and has the goal of facilitating change and adaptation for all involved in the process.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Prologue

Foreword by Professor Peter Newman

Part I: The Concept

Chapter 1 Connecting Places, Connecting People

Chapter 2 Connecting Places for Better Communities

Part II: Mapping the Context: Urban Reconfigurations

Chapter 3 Reconfiguring Movement

Chapter 4 ‘Making’ Places: Urban & Suburban Transformations

Part III: Connecting Places, Connecting People: Making it Happen!

Chapter 5 Remodeling Approaches: Empowering Place Making and Connectivity

Chapter 6 Evaluating People, Place & Transport Connectivity

Part IV: The Future

Chapter 7 Emerging Challenges—Connected Places in the Global South

Chapter 8 Emerging Challenges—Technology Mega-trends & Demographic Shifts

Epilogue: Ethnography of Place and Movement

Index

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