Books on Placemaking and urban design we refer to in this website.
Recommended Reading on Urban Design and Placemaking
AIA. (2009). Architect Finder. Retrieved October 27, 2009, from American Institute of Architects: http://architectfinder.aia.org/
AILA. (n.d.). Landscape Architecture in Australia. Retrieved October 27, 2009, from australian institute of landscape architects : http://www.aila.org.au/careers/docs/AILA-LndscpArch.pdf
Aexander, C., Neis, A., Anninon, A., & King, I. (1987). A New Theory of Urban Design, New York. New York: Oxford University Press.
Aurand, M. (2009). The Charette. Retrieved October 2, 2009, from http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/ma1f/ArchArch/Charette/what.html
Bentley, I., McGlynn, S., Smith, G., Alcock, A., & Murrain, P. (1985). Responsive Environments. London: Architectural Press.
Brisbane City Council. (2006). Our Shared Vision - Living in Brisbane 2026. Brisbane: Brisbane City Council.
Buchanan, P. (2009). Rudi.net. Retrieved November 16, 2009, from RUDI: http://www.rudi.net/books/11737
CABE. (2004). Creating Succesful Master Plans. London: CABE.
Calthorpe, P. (1993). The Next American Metropolis: Ecology, Community, and the American Dream. Berkely: Princeton Architectural Press.
Commonwealth Government. (1994). Urban Design in Australia: report by the Prime Minister's Urban Design Taskforce. Canberra: Government Printer.
Department of Housing. (2007, August). Kelvin Grove Urban Village Design Guidelines. Retrieved October 22, 2009, from http://www.housing.qld.gov.au/partnerships/pdf/guidelines/design_guidelines_full.pdf
Gehl, J. (2010). Cities for People. Island Press. USA Read book review here.
Gehl, J. (2006). New City Life. Copenhagen: The Danish Architectural Press.
Hassell. (2007, May). 109 Central Precinct . Brisbane: Department of State Development.
Institute of Place Management. (2009). What is Place Management. Retrieved October 28, 2009, from Institute of Place Management: http://www.placemanagement.org/default.asp?a=menubottom&id=449
Jacobs, A. (1993). Great Streets. London: MIT Press.
Katz, P. (1994). The New Urbanism: toward an architecture of community. New York: McGraw-Hill.
Llewelyn-Davies. (2000). Urban Design Compendium. London: English Partnerships.
Lynch, K. (1960). The Image of the City. Cambridge: MIT Press.
Lynch, K., & Hack, G. (1984). Site Planning. Cambridge: MIT Press.
Meades, J. (1998 Dec/Jan). Paradise Lost? Perspectives on Architecture .
Ministry for Environment. (1998 - 2009). Do the groundwork first. Retrieved October 1, 2009, from Ministry for Environment: http://www.mfe.govt.nz/publications/rma/live-work-play-jun02/guide/groundwork.html
Motloch, J. (2001). Introduction to Landscape Design. Sydney: John Wiley & Sons.
Nozzi, D. (n.d.). A Collection of Urban Design Quotes. Retrieved October 6, 2009, from Wlakable Streets: http://www.walkablestreets.com/quote5.htm
Parkyn, N., & Meeda, B. (2001). Graphics in Urban Design. London: Thomas Telford Limited.
PIA. (2005). About Planning. Retrieved October 27, 2009, from Planning Institute of Australia:
PIA. (2005). About Planning. Retrieved October 27, 2009, from Planning Institute of Australia: http://www.planning.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=684&Itemid=618
PIA et al. (n.d.). Retrieved October 7, 2009, from Healthy Spaces and Places: http://www.healthyplaces.org.au/site/index.php
Planning Institute of Australia. (2005). Urban Design Chapter. Retrieved September 25, 2009, from Planning Institute of Australia: http://www.planning.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=162&Itemid=209
Queensland Transport. (2009, July). Varsity Station Village Master Plan. Retrieved October 22, 2009, from Varsity Station Village: http://www.varsitystationvillage.com.au/news_publications.html
Roam, D. (2009). Back of the Napkin. London: Marshall Cavendish.
Roy Morgan. (2007). Roy Morgan Value Cross. Retrieved October 2009, 10, from Roy Morgan: http://www.roymorgan.com/products/values-segments/values-segments.cfm
RTA. (1999). Beyond the Pavement. Sydney: Roads and Transit Authority NSW.
RUDI. (2009). Placemkaing 2009. London: RUDI.
Southbank Corporation. (2009). About Southbank Corporation. Retrieved October 28, 2009, from www.southbankcorporation.com.au:
The Hornery Institute & Hassell. (2004, August). Kelvin Grove Urban Village Integrated Master Plan Report. Brisbane, QLD: Queensland Government + QUT.
Think Exist.com. (1999-2009). James Castle Quotes. Retrieved October 6, 2009, from Think
Exist.com: http://thinkexist.com/quotes/james_castle/Thomas, G. (2002). S.A.D. = Sustainable And Delightful: a designer's guide to sustainable site planning. Brisbane: QUT.
Tibbalds, F. (2001). Making People Friendly Towns. New York: Spon press.UDAL (QLD). (2003).
Agenda for Urban Quality. Brisbane: UDAL (QLD).Urban Design Group. (2003).
About the Urban Design Group. Retrieved September 30, 2009, from Urban Design Group: http://www.udg.org.uk/?section_id=8Urban Intiatives. (2003).
The Councillor's Guide to Urban Design. London: CABE.
USA Department of Transport. (2008). Highway History. Retrieved October 6, 2009, from Federal High Administrration: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/infrastructure/urbandesign.cfm
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