Volume 13 (2019-20)

Each volume of Journal of Urban Regeneration & Renewal consists of four quarterly 100-page issues.

Articles and case studies published so far in Volume 13 are below. Article scheduled to be published in Volume 13 are available to view on the 'Forthcoming content' page.

Volume 13 Number 2 (Winter 2019-20)

  • Editorial: Inclusive growth and urban regeneration
    Andrew Tallon
  • Practitioner papers: England’s overlooked neighbourhoods: Defining, understanding and regenerating ‘left behind’ communities
    Margaret Bolton, Policy Director, Rob Day, Policy Assistant, and Matt Leach, CEO, Local Trust
  • Smart cities need smart main street centres
    Stephen Sully, urban planner and economic development practitioner
  • The power of vision, leadership and consensus: Downtown Des Moines transformation 1980–2019
    David M. Feehan, downtown revitalisation expert and Patricia Zingsheim, architecture and urban design consultant
  • Supporting the cultural offer in England’s towns
    Paul Bristow, Director, Strategic Partnerships, Arts Council England
  • Town & City Management Paper: The transformation of the city of Najaf, Iraq: Analysis, reality and future prospects
    Sabeeh Lafta Farhan, Assistant Professor and Vice Chancellor, Wasit University, Ihsan Abbas Jasim, Assistant Professor and lecturer, Wasit University, and Sohaib Kareem Al-Mamoori, Researcher, academic and civil engineer, University of Kufa College of Urban Planning
  • Academic papers: Urban streets and social interactions in ‘third places’: The urban regeneration of Al Wakrah Old Souq (State of Qatar)
    Najeeba Kutty, urban planner, designer and architect and Raffaello Furlan, architect
  • The reconstruction of Zonouz historical bazaar: A case study
    Hassan Khalili, architect
  • Book review: Western capitalism in transition: Global processes, local challenges
    Reviewed by Federico Camerin, City Planner, Early Stage Researcher, European Joint Doctorate ‘urbanHIST’

Volume 13 Number 1 (Autumn/Fall 2019)

  • Editorial: Urban and regional inequalities and imbalances
    Andrew Tallon
  • Opinion piece: Seaside regeneration and place campaign
    Lord Steve Bassam, UK Labour peer
  • Is there a role for culture in rebalancing the UK economy?
    Chris Murray, Director, Core Cities UK
  • Sustained innovation: How to systematically innovate using the power of interactions in an urban context
    Stephanie Akkaoui Hughes, Founder & CEO, AKKA Architects
  • An identification of the neighbourhood renewal process in Tehran: Case study — Khoob-Bakht neighbourhood, Tehran, Iran
    Alireza Andalib, Associate Professor, Department of Planning, Faculty of Art and Architecture, Islamic Azad University, Tehran and Kaveh Hajialiakbari, CEO, UROT
  • Functional transformation of the former ice-making factory in Edirne, Karaağaç, Turkey
    Nevnihal Erdoğan, Professor, Department of Architecture, University of Kocaeli, Turkey
  • Adoption of fuzzy analytical hierarchy process for assessment of urban regeneration and renewal development proposals
    Ibrahim Rizk Hegazy, Associate Professor of Urban Planning & Design, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, King Abdulaziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Neighbourhood in transition: Exploring the Ottoman heritage of Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina
    Erna Husukić, Associate Professor Doctor, Department of Architecture. International Burch University, Dalila Salkanović-Delić, Architect, Coning d.o.o. and Emina Zejnilović, Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, International Burch University, Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Book review: Handbook of Emerging 21st Century Cities
    Reviewed by Marie Howland, Professor Emeritus, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
  • Book review: Capital City: Gentrification and the Real Estate State
    Reviewed by Federico Camerin, City Planner & Early Stage Researcher, European Joint Doctorate ‘urbanHIST’