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Cogitatio is a publisher founded in 2014 with the aim of promoting open-access divulgation of scientific knowledge. We believe that open-source knowledge generates something more valuable, benefiting researchers, policy-makers and society in general.


Latest Publications

Closing the Gap Between Urban Planning and Urban Ecology: A South African Perspective
Burné van Zyl, E. Juaneé Cilliers, Louis G. Lategan and Sarel S. Cilliers
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
A Community of Practice Approach to Planning Water Sensitive Cities in South Africa
Kirsty Carden and Jessica Fell
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Mapping Green Dublin: Co-Creating a Greener Future With Local Communities
Alma Clavin, Niamh Moore-Cherry and Gerald Mills
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Classification of Landscape Physiognomies in Rural Poland: The Case of the Municipality of Cekcyn
Anna Górka and Kazimierz Niecikowski
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Close-To-Nature Heuristic Design Principles for Future Urban Green Infrastructure
Saruhan Mosler and Peter Hobson
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Economic Assessment of South African Urban Green Spaces Using the Proximity Principle: Municipal Valuation vs. Market Value
Louis Lategan, Juaneé Cilliers, Zinea Huston, Nadia Blaauw and Sarel Cilliers
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Context-Specific, User-Centred: Designing Urban Green Infrastructure to Effectively Mitigate Urban Density and Heat Stress
Julia Mittermüller, Sabrina Erlwein, Amelie Bauer, Tatjana Trokai, Sophie Duschinger and Michael Schönemann
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Bioconnections as Enablers of Regenerative Circularity for the Built Environment
Henrique Sala Benites and Paul Osmond
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
The Role of Vegetation in Climate Adaptability: Case Studies of Lodz and Warsaw
Małgorzata Hanzl, Anna Tofiluk, Kinga Zinowiec-Cieplik, Magdalena Grochulska-Salak and Anna Nowak
Article | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
From Urban Façade to Green Foundation: Re-Imagining the Garden City to Manage Climate Risks
Rob Swart, Wim Timmermans, Jos Jonkhof and Hasse Goosen
Commentary | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Towards Green(er) Cities: Contextualizing Green Benefits for Urban Spaces and Contemporary Societies
Juaneé Cilliers
Editorial | Open Access | Urban Planning | Published: 14 October 2021
Double Burden of Disability and Poverty: Does Vocational Rehabilitation Ease the School‐to‐Work Transition?
Nancy Reims and Silke Tophoven
Article | Open Access | Social Inclusion | Published: 13 October 2021
Upward Mobility in Education: The Role of Personal Networks Across the Life Course
Nicolas M. Legewie
Article | Open Access | Social Inclusion | Published: 13 October 2021
Inclusive Leadership: Good Managerial Practices to Address Cultural Diversity in Schools
Inmaculada Gómez-Hurtado, René Valdés, Inmaculada González-Falcón and Felipe Jiménez Vargas
Article | Open Access | Social Inclusion | Published: 13 October 2021
Education in Confinement: The Reintegration of Young People in Prison in La Araucanía, Chile
Claudia Huaiquián‐Billeke, Violeta Sánchez‐Toledo, Romina Quilodrán‐Contreras and Juan Vera‐Urra
Article | Open Access | Social Inclusion | Published: 13 October 2021