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Comparative Urban Research From Theory To Practice

Co-Production For Sustainability

Edited by David Simon, Henrietta Palmer and Jan Riise

Published

25 Mar 2020

Page count

160 pages

ISBN

978-1447353126

Dimensions

203 x 127 mm

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Policy Press
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25 Mar 2020

Page count

160 pages

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203 x 127 mm

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    Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Reporting on the innovative, transdisciplinary research on sustainable urbanisation being undertaken by Mistra Urban Futures, a highly influential research centre based in Sweden, this book builds on the Policy Press title Rethinking Sustainable Cities to make a significant contribution to evolving theory about comparative urban research.

    Highlighting important methodological experiences from across a variety of diverse contexts in Africa and Europe, this book surveys key experiences and summarises lessons learned from the MUF’s global research platforms. It demonstrates best practice for developing and deploying different forms of transdisciplinary co-production, covering topics including neighbourhood transformation and housing justice, sustainable urban and transport development, urban food security and cultural heritage.

    David Simon is director of Mistra Urban Futures at Chalmers University and Professor of Development Geography at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK.

    Henrietta Palmer is the Deputy Scientific director of Mistra Urban Futures, and Artistic Professor of Urban Design at Chalmers University of Technology.

    Jan Riise is Engagement Manager at Mistra Urban Futures.