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Jos Spits, Barrie Needham, Toine Smits, and Twan Brinkhof

Many historical cities are built alongside rivers. Floodplains were attractive sites for urban expansion. However, the flood events since the 1990's have shown that many urban settlements are under flood risk. This research investigates how flood management and land use planning policies have changed after high water and (near)floods in the Netherlands, Germany, and France. In particular, it investigates how changing policies affect the development of urban riverfronts. Policy documents have been analyzed from all three countries and case studies illustrate the impact of changing policies on concrete developments.

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“Litigation Is Our Last Resort”

Addressing Uncertainty, Undone Science, and Bias in Court to Assert Indigenous Rights

Bindu Panikkar

2005 BBAP initiated key discourses on state conduct in land use planning and its authority to change designations and human orderings based solely on the state's economic interest without representing the existing public norms and interests in the

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Michael K. Bess, David Lipset, Kudzai Matereke, Stève Bernardin, Katharine Bartsch, Harry Oosterhuis, Samuel Müller, Frank Schipper, Benjamin D’Harlingue, and Katherine Roeder

cons of an economic analysis to show the role of the federal authorities in its expansion (323). The three chapters of the fifth part of the book refer to transport and land-use planning. They discuss the hypothesis of an ideological opposition between

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Anna Scolobig, Luigi Pellizzoni, and Chiara Bianchizza

Hazards, People’s Vulnerability, and Disasters . London : Routledge . Burby , Raymond . 1998 . Cooperating with Nature: Confronting Natural Hazards with Land-use Planning for Sustainable Communities . Washington, DC : Joseph Henry Press . Butler

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Unsettling the Land

Indigeneity, Ontology, and Hybridity in Settler Colonialism

Paul Berne Burow, Samara Brock, and Michael R. Dove

surveys, land use planning, and, most importantly, land acquisition. The 2000s saw the increasing size and role of tribal governance in land acquisition. This came with the emergence of new technologies, like geographic information systems (GIS), as tools

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Adaptation Lived as a Story

Why We Should Be Careful about the Stories We Use to Tell Other Stories

Nicole Klenk

governance stories related to land-use plans allowing the building of new housing developments in flood plains, while communities already suffered from inadequate stormwater infrastructure. These stories had two major story lines: protagonists were

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Charlotte Prové, Denise Kemper, and Salma Loudiyi

Timpe . 2015 . Urban Agriculture Europe . Berlin : Jovis . Lovell , Sarah T. 2010 . “ Multifunctional Urban Agriculture for Sustainable Land Use Planning in the United States ”. Sustainability 2 ( 8 ): 2499 – 2522 . doi:10.3390/su2082499

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Attila Tóth, Barbora Duží, Jan Vávra, Ján Supuka, Mária Bihuňová, Denisa Halajová, Stanislav Martinát, and Eva Nováková

use planning became a strong tool of social and economic development in the centrally planned economy, stipulated in the federal law within Act No. 50/1975. This legislation specified territories and localities, especially in urban settlements with