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Proceedings of the IGU Urban Commission Annual Meeting 2015 University College Dublin, Ireland

Urban challenges in a complex world: Resilience, governance and changing urban systems
Editor: Niamh Moore-Cherry

Geographical Society of Ireland
Special Publication 14

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ISSN: 0791-0681

R.D. Knowles and C. Rozenblat (eds.), Sir Peter Hall: Pioneer in Regional Planning, Transport and Urban Geography, SpringerBriefs on Pioneers in Science and Practice 52

DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-28056-1

Book Content



  • Moore-Cherry N, Pineira-Mantinan M-J (2015) Addressing Complex Challenges: Social, Economic and Cultural Transformations in the City, Young Scholar Vol.4, Santiago de Compostella: IDEGA, USC and IGU Urban Commission
  • Bohan Ch (2015) Automobile Corporate Networks in Europe: Sectoral specialization of Central and Eastern European Cities
  • Venceslau I. (2015) The Importance of the Territory: Postal Logistics and the Urban System in Brazil
  • Porsche C. (2015) Metropolitan Regions and the skilled labor problem: a challenge for regional governance systems?
  • Leopoldo E. (2015) The Space in Transition: from urban-industrial economy to metropolitan-financial economy
  • Finatti R. (2015) Business Condominiums and urban insecurity in Brazil
  • Rossignol C., Kebir L., Becue V., Diab Y. (2015) Tall Buildings as Urban Objects for Sustainable Cities? A New Approach to Characterise Urbanity of High-rises
  • Comerford-Morris R. (2015) An Investigation of the Processes of Urban Image Construction in Dublin, Ireland
  • Hao P. (2015) Residential Segregation and the Spatial Pattern of Housing Provision in Post-Reform Chinese Cities: A Case Study of Shenzhen

Hao P_2015.pdf  (827 Ko)

  • Wayne K.D Davies (Ed.) (2015): Theme Cities: Solutions for Urban Problems, Springer


  • Maseratu Hino and Jun Tsutsumi (eds.) (2015), Urban Geography of Post-Growth Society, Tohoku University Press, Sendai



  • O'Donoghue D. P. (Ed.) (2014) Urban Transformations: Centres, Peripheries and Systems. Ashgate publisher.
  • Kotze N., Donaldson N. and Visser G. (2014). Life in a Changing Urban Landscape. Proceedings of the IGU Urban Geography Commission 2013 in Johannesburg and Stellenbosch (Urban challenges in a complex world) Edited by the University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg
  • Mierzejewska L., Parysek J. (ed.), 2014. Cities In a Complex World: problems, Challenges and Prospects. Poznań: Bogucki Wydawnictwo Naukowe (pp. 274)


  •  Pineira Mantinan M.J. & Moore N. ed. 2013, Transforming Cities: Urban Processes and Structure, Geography Young Scholars Vol. 3. Santiago de Compostela: IDEGA, USC and IGU Urban Commission.

Pineira-Moore_3  (2368 Ko)

  •  Pineira Mantinan M.J. & Moore N. (2013): A new Urban Crisis: International Perspectives
  •  Németh A. (2013): Multi-level development perspectives and the European Capital of Culture: Pécs 2010 and Turku 2011
  •  Chamusca P. (2013): Urban regeneration and city governance in Porto
  •  Kubo T. (2013): Changes in the housing market in Tokyo: Residential preference and condominium supply
  •  Trouillard E. (2013): Development of a financiarized rental investment product: Private serviced residences in the Paris region (Ile-de-France)
  • Verdol M. (2013): Port governance reform and spatial planning: A comparative approach of Le Havre and Rotterdam port authorities' role in their region


  • Pineira Mantinan M.J. & Moore N. ed. 2012, Changes in the City, Geography Young Scholars Vol. 2. Santiago de Compostela: IDEGA, USC and IGU Urban Commission.
  • Stoian D. and al (2012): Bucharest: The public space in the residential areas
  • Kubo T. and Yui Y. (2012): Changes in the Condominium Market in Japan after the 1990s
  • Frauendienst B. and Redecker A. (2012): Children's independant mobility in Germany: Where is Germany heading?
  • Chamusca P. (2012): Urban regeneration in Porto: Reflections on a fragmented sub-regional space, without institutional powers and "lost" between central government and local authorities


  • Pineira Mantinan M.J., Moore N. ed. 2011. New Trends in the Renewal of the City. Young Scholars Committee. IDEGA: Instituto Universitario de Estudios e Desenvolvemento de Galicia.
  • Comerford R. (2011): Urban identities in a globalising world: Reimaging Dublin city
  • Pérez Guilarte (2011): Old Havana: Tourist use and perception of its image as an urban destination
  • Janicka A. (2011): The old town center of Swiebodzin - revitalization as the dynamization of space
  • Lopez L. (2011): The urban reality of a mediterranean city: Bari (Italy)
  • Vila Vasquez J.I. (2011): Une analyse critique des "flagships projects" urbains: Le cas de la bibliothèque nationale de France


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