Volume 35  Issue 5  September 2011

Urban Worlds

Positively Radical


The University and the Region: An Australian Perspective

The Qualities of Local Participation: The Explanatory Role of Ideology, External Support and Civil Society as Organizer

The Endowment of Community Participation: Institutional Settings in Two Urban Regeneration Projects

Frames to the Planning Game

Metropolitan Growth Patterns and Socio‐Economic Disparity in Six US Metropolitan Areas 1970–2000

Long‐Term City Visioning and the Redistribution of Economic Infrastructure

Partnerships in Urban Restructuring: Building Long‐term Relationships or a Pragmatic Managerial Tool? The Dutch Experience

Scenario Planning for Sustainability in Stockholm, Sweden: Environmental Justice Considerations


New Ways into the Future: The ‘Authors Meet Critics’ Initiative

Authors Meet Critics

Book Reviews

Suburban Beijing. Housing and Consumption in Contemporary China – By Friederike Fleischer; Cities Surround the Countryside. Urban Aesthetics in Postsocialist China – By Robin Visser

Seeking Spatial Justice – By Edward W. Soja

Planning Theory – By Philip Allmendinger

Making Better Places: The Planning Project in the Twenty‐First Century – By Patsy Healey

Ecological Urbanism – By Mohsen Mostafavi and Gareth Doherty

Investing in Democracy: Engaging Citizens in Collaborative Governance – By Carmen Sirianni

Race and Police Brutality: Roots of an Urban Dilemma – By Malcolm Holmes and Brad Smith

The Faces of Terrorism: Social and Psychological Dimensions – By Neil Smelser