Taken from Urban tourism: attracting visitors to large cities, chapter 2, pp. 16-26.
|Contributions||Law, Christopher M. 1938-|
This book is about the contemporary city and its management. Relates the analysis of urban and regional change to challenges for urban governance. Explores the socio-spatial consequences of economic, social and political change as these impact on the urban city. It reviews the conceptual and empirical challenges of understanding the future of urban management. The urban context by Alisdair Rogers, Steven Vertovec, , Berg Publishers edition, in EnglishPages: The urban context is presented in relation to urban challenges, scopes of urban sustainability and the governance of the urban. Understanding urban context and its dynamics is important for finding the right approaches to tap into the potentials of cities and reroute their development pathways towards sustainability and by: 2. PART By definition context refers to the setting of an idea, text, statement or form, in terms of which it can be understood clearly. For an urban architecture, the context is the surrounding environment and its various constructions – physical, social, economic, ecological, cultural and so on.
Essentials Charter_Awards Suburbs Gentrification_and_Diversity Architecture Cities Streets Zoning Transportation History Sociology For_Planners For_Community_Leaders Environment Regionalism Small_Towns Case_Studies Compendia Essentials In this section are the central, foundational texts of the New Urbanist movement. These are books every urbanist should read at least once. URBAN CONTEXT Existing urban context Traffic Flow around Main Street Pedestrian lane adjacent to Main Street • Pedestrian and Vehicle Interface: The Mt. Pleasant Plan notes that the transportation modes of preference are walking and cycling. . Defining urban contexts The definition of an urban setting varies from one context to another; it is usually agreed upon by governments at national level. However, there are a number of elements that constitute an urban setting that can be adapted and applied across contexts1. The "Flint" series and "The Cartel" series are the best in this list and all of them are not posted, but easy to find. Each series has 7 books, and the "Flint" series can be found in one thick copy. I would also like to suggest " The Deadly Reigns" too, 4 books, plus Peaches story makes it 5 books.
The urban context analysis toolkit was created to provide an analysis toolkit that is user friendly, relatively quick to use, and adaptable. The toolkit contains a set of practical tools (work plan, questionnaires, analysis tables, report templates) tailored. The livelihoods of the poor are determined predominantly by the context in which they live and the constraints and opportunities this location presents. This is because context – economic, environmental, social and political – largely determines the assets accessible to people, how they can use these, and thus their ability to obtain secure. Local urban context relates to all nearby built and natural features, as well as social, economic and environmental factors that impact on a site. New developments should be designed to respond to both the current and future context. Identify what aspects of . This book qualitatively and quantitatively examines the relationships between the constructed environment, health and social vulnerability. It demonstrates that spatial disintegration is often intertwined with health and social inequalities, and therefore a multidisciplinary approach to urban health is essential in order to analyze the impact that psycho-social-environmental factors can have.