Open Access Journal

ISSN: 2183-7635

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Urban Planning (ISSN: 2183-7635) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal of urban studies aimed at advancing understandings and ideas of humankind’s habitats — villages, towns, cities, megacities — in
order to promote progress and quality of life.

Open Access: free to read and share, with an article processing charge for accepted papers to offset production costs (more details here).

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The Liminality of Subcultural Spaces: Tokyo’s Gaming Arcades as Boundary Between Social Isolation and Integration
Heide Imai and Lisa Woite
Article | Open Access | Published: 25 January 2024
Discovering the Significance of Housing Neighbourhoods by Assessing Their Attributes With a Digital Tool
Lidwine Spoormans, Wessel de Jonge, Darinka Czischke and Ana Pereira Roders
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Revealing the Community’s Interpretation of Place: Integrated Digital Support to Embed Photovoice Into Placemaking Processes
Juan A. García-Esparza and Matej Nikšič
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Digital Participatory Model as Part of a Data-Driven Decision Support System for Urban Vibrancy
Gülce Kırdar and Gülen Çağdaş
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
The Soundscape and Listening as an Approach to Sensuous Urbanism: The Case of Puerta del Sol (Madrid)
Cristina Palmese, José Luis Carles Arribas and Alejandro Rodríguez Antolín
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Digital Rights to the City: Local Practices and Negotiations of Urban Space on Decidim
Aline Suter, Lars Kaiser, Martin Dušek, Florin Hasler and Simone Tappert
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Beyond the Blind Spot: Enhancing Polyphony Through City Planning Activism Using Public Participation GIS
Eveliina Harsia and Pilvi Nummi
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Digital Feminist Placemaking: The Case of the “Woman, Life, Freedom” Movement
Asma Mehan
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Social Media Groups in Interaction With Contested Urban Narratives: The Case of Koper/Capodistria, Slovenia
Tim Mavrič and Neža Čebron Lipovec
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
National Map of Security Threats as a Citizen Involvement Tool for Planning Safer Urban Public Spaces
Paulina Polko and Kinga Kimic
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Participatory Budgeting and Placemaking: Concepts, Methods, and Practices
Carlos Smaniotto Costa, Juan A. García-Esparza and Kinga Kimic
Article | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
Citizen Participation, Digital Agency, and Urban Development
Simone Tappert, Asma Mehan, Pekka Tuominen and Zsuzsanna Varga
Editorial | Open Access | Published: 16 January 2024
A Review of The Routledge Handbook of Urban Design Research Methods
Aminreza Iranmanesh
Book Review | Open Access | Published: 26 December 2023
Differences in Active Travel Between Immigrants in an Active and Less Active Mobility Culture
Koen Faber, Simon Kingham, Lindsey Conrow and Dea van Lierop
Article | Open Access | Published: 26 December 2023
The Indifference of Transport: Comparative Research of “Infrastructural Ruins” in the Gauteng City-Region and Greater Maputo
Margot Rubin, Lindsay Blair Howe, Sarah Charlton, Muhammed Suleman, Anselmo Cani, Lesego Tshuwa and Alexandra Parker
Article | Open Access | Published: 26 December 2023
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Mobility as a Service: A Critical Review of Definitions, Assessments of Schemes, and Key Challenges
Peraphan Jittrapirom, Valeria Caiati, Anna-Maria Feneri, Shima Ebrahimigharehbaghi, María J. Alonso González and Jishnu Narayan
Article | Open Access | Published: 29 June 2017
Carbon Footprint Planning: Quantifying Local and State Mitigation Opportunities for 700 California Cities
Christopher M. Jones, Stephen M. Wheeler and Daniel M. Kammen
Article | Open Access | Published: 24 April 2018
Strengthening Community Sense of Place through Placemaking
Peter J. Ellery and Jane Ellery
Article | Open Access | Published: 30 June 2019
Planning the Ideal Refugee Camp? A Critical Interrogation of Recent Planning Innovations in Jordan and Germany
Ayham Dalal, Amer Darweesh, Philipp Misselwitz and Anna Steigemann
Article | Open Access | Published: 20 December 2018
Data-Driven Participation: Algorithms, Cities, Citizens, and Corporate Control
Matthew Tenney and Renee Sieber
Article | Open Access | Published: 4 July 2016
Green Infrastructure and Biophilic Urbanism as Tools for Integrating Resource Efficient and Ecological Cities
Giles Thomson and Peter Newman
Article | Open Access | Published: 26 January 2021
All Work and No Play? Facilitating Serious Games and Gamified Applications in Participatory Urban Planning and Governance
Cristina Ampatzidou, Katharina Gugerell, Teodora Constantinescu, Oswald Devisch, Martina Jauschneg and Martin Berger
Article | Open Access | Published: 29 March 2018
Revealing Cultural Ecosystem Services through Instagram Images: The Potential of Social Media Volunteered Geographic Information for Urban Green Infrastructure Planning and Governance
Paulina Guerrero, Maja Steen Møller, Anton Stahl Olafsson and Bernhard Snizek
Article | Open Access | Published: 6 June 2016
Shifting Approaches to Planning Theory: Global North and South
Vanessa Watson
Article | Open Access | Published: 6 December 2016
Reimagining the Future of the Sydney CBD: Reflecting on Covid-19-Driven Changes in Commercial and Residential Property Trends
Gabriela Quintana Vigiola, Juaneé Cilliers and Luis Hernando Lozano-Paredes
Article | Open Access | Published: 29 July 2022
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Mobility as a Service: A Critical Review of Definitions, Assessments of Schemes, and Key Challenges
Peraphan Jittrapirom, Valeria Caiati, Anna-Maria Feneri, Shima Ebrahimigharehbaghi, María J. Alonso González and Jishnu Narayan
Article | Open Access | Published: 29 June 2017
Lefebvre’s Politics of Space: Planning the Urban as Oeuvre
Andrzej Zieleniec
Article | Open Access | Published: 12 June 2018
Shifting Approaches to Planning Theory: Global North and South
Vanessa Watson
Article | Open Access | Published: 6 December 2016
Data-Driven Participation: Algorithms, Cities, Citizens, and Corporate Control
Matthew Tenney and Renee Sieber
Article | Open Access | Published: 4 July 2016
The Death and Life of Collaborative Planning Theory
Robert Goodspeed
Commentary | Open Access | Published: 14 November 2016
Carbon Footprint Planning: Quantifying Local and State Mitigation Opportunities for 700 California Cities
Christopher M. Jones, Stephen M. Wheeler and Daniel M. Kammen
Article | Open Access | Published: 24 April 2018
Theory of Place in Public Space
Mark Del Aguila, Ensiyeh Ghavampour and Brenda Vale
Article | Open Access | Published: 30 June 2019
Planning the Ideal Refugee Camp? A Critical Interrogation of Recent Planning Innovations in Jordan and Germany
Ayham Dalal, Amer Darweesh, Philipp Misselwitz and Anna Steigemann
Article | Open Access | Published: 20 December 2018
Strengthening Community Sense of Place through Placemaking
Peter J. Ellery and Jane Ellery
Article | Open Access | Published: 30 June 2019
Urban Gardening and Green Space Governance: Towards New Collaborative Planning Practices
Sofia Nikolaidou, Tanja Klöti, Simone Tappert and Matthias Drilling
Article | Open Access | Published: 29 February 2016
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Focusing on Actors, Scaling-Up, and Networks to Understand Co-Production Practices: Reporting From Berlin and Santiago
Paola Alfaro d’Alençon and Diego Moya Ortiz
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 27 February 2024
Digital Platforms as (Dis)Enablers of Urban Co-Production: Evidence From Bengaluru, India
Deepa Kylasam Iyer and Francis Kuriakose
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 26 February 2024
Subaltern Politics at Urban Borderlands
Harshavardhan Jatkar
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 4 January 2024
Bordering Practices in a Sustainability-Profiled Neighbourhood: Studying Inclusion and Exclusion Through Fluid and Fire Space
Maria Eidenskog and Wiktoria Glad
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 20 December 2023
Migrants in the Old Train Wagons Borderland in Thessaloniki: From Abandonment to Infrastructures of Commοning
Charalampos Tsavdaroglou, Paschalis Arvanitidis and Zacharias Valiantzas
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 7 December 2023
Conceptualizing Place Borders as Narrative: Observations From Berlin-Wedding, a Neighbourhood in Transformation
Martin Barthel and James W. Scott
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 7 December 2023
An Empirical Test of Pedestrian Activity Theories Within Informal Settlements
Yael Borofsky, Stephanie Briers and Isabel Günther
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 28 November 2023
“The Citizen” as a Ghost Subject in Co-Producing Smart Sustainable Cities: An Intersectional Approach
Leika Aruga, Hilde Refstie and Hilde Nymoen Rørtveit
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 28 November 2023
Sharing for Health, Inclusion, and Sustainability: The Co-Production of Outdoor Equipment Lending in Norway
Espen Eigil Barratt-Due Solum, Anniken Førde and Monica Guillen-Royo
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 26 October 2023
Transformations of the Beirut River: Between Temporary and Permanent Liminality
Christine Mady
Article | Open Access | Ahead of Print | Last Modified: 20 October 2023
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