Prize for Papers on food systems planning in Brazil and US
Announcing the 2 prize winners from issue 43.4 on Planning for Equitable Urban and Regional Food Systems.
By Enjoli Hall and Samina Raja 13 Mar 2018 0
Environmental satisfaction of urban villages in suburban Beijing
Following in the footsteps of our ‘Suburban Spaces, Suburban Culture’ issue, Miao Qiao and Cecilia Wong of Manchester University's Manchester Urban Institute present fascinating insights into life in Chengzhongcun or Urban Villages in suburban Beijing.
By Miao Qiao and Cecilia Wong 27 Feb 2018 0
Introducing Vertical urbanism in Europe
This issue of Built Environment seeks to contribute to emerging debates around vertical urbanism by emphasizing the recent sharp upward trajectories of European cities. The skylines of London, Paris, Madrid, Milan, or even Saragossa and Malmo have been transformed dramatically by new tall buildings. This resurgence of skyscrapers...
By Manuel Appert, Martine Drozdz, Andrew Harris 20 Jan 2018 0
Justice in city-regional food systems? Start here!
How pleasing it is to see this special issue of Built Environment (Vol 43, No 3) appear on this critical topic: bringing together food planning and equitable food systems at urban and regional scales. Of course you might suggest that I would say that having been thinking and writing on the topic for more years than I care...
By Susan Parham 30 Nov 2017 0
Food as a lever for economic and social justice
Enjoli Hall, Samina Raja, and Kevin Morgan introduce the theme of Built Environment Issue 43.3 : “Planning for Equitable Urban and Regional Food Systems”
By Enjoli Hall, Samina Raja, and Kevin Morgan 5 Oct 2017 0
“Healthy, 10-Minute Neighborhoods” awards & conference call
A call for international submissions, for the International Making Cities Livable Council's upcoming “Healthy, 10-Minute Neighborhoods” conference and awards. (Deadline 31st Oct 2017)
By Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard 1 Aug 2017 0
Public Space & Urban Justice - a new assessment
Introducing our special issue on Public Space and Urban Justice with its international set of cases from Ankara, Amsterdam, Auckland, Beirut, Ljubljana and Medellin.
By Editors of 43(2) Public Space & Urban Justice 11 Jun 2017 0
The Craft of Innovative Industry
Martin Crookston reflects on the arguments being made in BE’s latest issue, and glimpses a possible future of manufacturing in the UK.
By Martin Crookston 16 May 2017 0
Gamer Changer: Adaptable Architecture, theory and practice
What is Adaptable Architecture? Karin Krokfors reviews Schmidt & Austin's new book about the strategies and features in theory and practice.
By Karin Krokfors 27 Apr 2017 0
A Sure Bet: Megaprojects - Not on Time and Not on Budget
In the wake of grand claims to make America great via new infrastructure, infrastructure Karen Trapenberg Frick explains “7 C’s of Megaprojects” and introduces the story of San Fransico's Oakland Bay Bridge.
By Karen Trapenberg Frick 7 Apr 2017 0