Monthly Journal Articles on Human Settlements (December 2016)

03 Jan 2017
Urban Research December 2016 
Article Title Author Subject Journal Issue and the Circulation date 
    Urban Planning and Design  
Questioning the use of ‘degradation’ in climate mitigation: A case study of a forest carbon CDM project in Uganda Flora Hajdu, Oskar Penje, Klara Fischer   Land Use Policy, Volume 59, 31 December 2016, Pages 412-422
How is habitat connectivity affected by settlement and road network configurations? Results from simulating coupled habitat and human networks Maarten J. van Strien, Adrienne Grêt-Regamey   Ecological Modelling, Volume 342, 24 December 2016, Pages 186-198
Climate change mitigation in Chinese megacities: A measures-based analysis of opportunities in the residential sector Qi He, Xujia Jiang, Andy Gouldson, Andrew Sudmant, Dabo Guan, Sarah Colenbrander, Tao Xue,  Bo Zheng, Qiang Zhang   Applied Energy, Volume 184, 15 December 2016, Pages 769-778
Mapping interactions between geology, subsurface resource exploitation and urban development in transforming cities using InSAR Persistent Scatterers: Two decades of change in Florence, Italy Fabio Pratesi, Deodato Tapete, Chiara Del Ventisette, Sandro Moretti   Applied Geography, Volume 77, December 2016, Pages 20-37
Modelling the effectiveness of urban trees and grass on PM2.5reduction via dispersion and deposition at a city scale A.P.R. Jeanjean, P.S. Monks, R.J. Leigh   Atmospheric Environment, Volume 147, December 2016, Pages 1-10
The method of producing climate change datasets impacts the resulting policy guidance and chance of mal-adaptation Marie Ekström, Michael Grose, Craig Heady, Sean Turner, Jin Teng   Climate Services, Volume 4, December 2016, Pages 13-29
Why climate change adaptation in cities needs customised and flexible climate services Jörg Cortekar, Steffen Bender, Miriam Brune, Markus Groth   Climate Services, Volume 4, December 2016, Pages 42-51
Climate change in the urban environment: Advancing, measuring and achieving resiliency Meghan Doherty, Kelly Klima, Jessica J. Hellmann   Environmental Science & Policy, Volume 66, December 2016, Pages 310-313
Adaptation Planning Support Toolbox: Measurable performance information based tools for co-creation of resilient, ecosystem-based urban plans with urban designers, decision-makers and stakeholders Frans H.M. van de Ven, Robbert P.H. Snep, Stijn Koole, Reinder Brolsma, Rutger van der Brugge, Joop Spijker, Toine Vergroesen   Environmental Science & Policy, Volume 66, December 2016, Pages 427-436
Regional variability in the impacts of future land use on summertime temperatures in Kanto region, the Japanese megacity Yousuke Sato, Atsushi Higuchi, Akinori Takami, Akinobu Murakami, Yuji Masutomi, Kazuaki Tsuchiya, Daisuke Goto, Teruyuki Nakajima   Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, Volume 20, 1 December 2016, Pages 43-55
Building performance modelling for sustainable building design  Olufolahan Oduyemi, Michael Okoroh   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 461-469
    Urban Basic Services  
Water consumption related to different diets in Mediterranean cities D. Vanham, S. del Pozo, A.G. Pekcan, L. Keinan-Boker, A. Trichopoulou, B.M. Gawlik   Science of The Total Environment, Volume 573, 15 December 2016, Pages 96-105
Impacts of industrial transition on water use intensity and energy-related carbon intensity in China: A spatio-temporal analysis during 2003–2012 Jialiang Cai, He Yin, Olli Varis   Applied Energy, Volume 183, 1 December 2016, Pages 1112-1122
Surface Urban Energy and Water Balance Scheme (SUEWS): Development and evaluation at two UK sites H.C. Ward, S. Kotthaus, L. Järvi, C.S.B. Grimmond   Urban Climate, Volume 18, December 2016, Pages 1-32
Design guidelines for energy-efficient hotels in Nepal  Susanne Bodach, Werner Lang, Thomas Auer   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 411-434
Cyclists' exposure to air pollution and road traffic noise in central city neighbourhoods of Montreal Philippe Apparicio, Mathieu Carrier, Jérémy Gelb, Anne-Marie Séguin, Simon Kingham   Journal of Transport Geography, Volume 57, December 2016, Pages 63-69
Sustainable use of industrial-waste as partial replacement of fine aggregate for preparation of concrete – A review  Manoj Kumar Dash, Sanjaya Kumar Patro, Ashoke Kumar Rath   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 484-516
Radiological Safety Assessment of Transporting Radioactive Wastes to the Gyeongju Disposal Facility in Korea Jongtae Jeong, Min Hoon Baik, Mun Ja Kang, Hong-Joo Ahn, Doo-Seong Hwang, Dae Seok Hong, Yong-Hwan Jeong, Kyungsu Kim   Nuclear Engineering and Technology, Volume 48, Issue 6, December 2016, Pages 1368-1375
Study on Potential of Gasification Technology for Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) in Pune City  Shweta Thakare  Somnath Nandi   Energy Procedia, Volume 90, December 2016, Pages 509-517
Comparison on efficiency of various techniques in treatment of waste and sewage water – A comprehensive review  P. Rajasulochana, V. Preethy   Resource-Efficient Technologies, Volume 2, Issue 4, December 2016, Pages 175-184
    Urban Economy  
Attitudes of a farming community towards urban growth and rural fragmentation—An Auckland case study Fiona Curran-Cournane, Trudie Cain, Suzie Greenhalgh, Oshadhi Samarsinghe   Land Use Policy, Volume 58, 15 December 2016, Pages 241-250
Knowledge and attitudes about HIV infection and prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in an urban, low income community in Durban, South Africa: Perspectives of residents and health care volunteers  Firoza Haffejee, Katie A. Ports, Maghboeba Mosavel   Health SA Gesondheid, Volume 21, December 2016, Pages 171-178
Fast food restaurant locations according to socioeconomic disadvantage, urban–regional locality, and schools within Victoria, Australia Lukar E. Thornton, Karen E. Lamb, Kylie Ball   SSM - Population Health, Volume 2, December 2016, Pages 1-9
The youth unemployment challenge in Africa: What are the drivers? William Baah-Boateng   The Economic and Labour Relations Review, December 2016; vol. 27, 4: pp. 413-431., first published onMay 11, 2016
Evaluation of urban underground space resources using digitalization technologies Hehua Zhu, Xianbin Huang, Xiaojun Li, Lianyang Zhang, Xuezeng Liu   Underground Space, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 28 November 2016
Income Inequality and Urban Displacement: The New Genetrification Karen Chapple   First Published December 9, 2016
Small-scale land acquisitions, large-scale implications: Exploring the case of Chinese banana investments in Northern Laos Cecilie Friis, Jonas Østergaard Nielsen   Land Use Policy, Volume 57, 30 November 2016, Pages 117-129
    Housing and Slum Upgrading  
Microwave treatment of faecal sludge from intensively used toilets in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya Peter M. Mawioo, Christine M. Hooijmans, Hector A. Garcia, Damir Brdjanovic   Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 184, Part 3, 15 December 2016, Pages 575-584
Operationalizing community-led housing in practice: Lessons from Bangkok, Thailand and Mumbai, India  Md. Ashiq Ur Rahman, Md. Zakir Hossain, Md. Enamul Kabir   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 564-578
The great British housing crisis Mary Robertson   Capital & Class, 0309816816678571, first published on December 2, 2016
Public housing and educational attainment in Asia's global city: An empirical study of Hong Kong Fox Zhiyong Hu and Keelee Chou   Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, December 2016; vol. 34, 8: pp. 1867-1894.
Housing renovation priority in the fabric texture of the city using the analytic hierarchy model (AHP) and geographic information system (GIS): A case study of Zanjan City, Iran  Soleiman Foroughi, Mezgeen Abdulrahman Rasol   The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Science, Volume 19, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 323-332
Book Review: Ipsita Chatterjee, Displacement, Revolution, and the New Urban Condition: Theories and Case Studies Anna Diem   Social Change, vol. 46, 4: pp. 624-627. First Published December 13, 2016.
The Uses of Informality Urban Development and Social Distinction in Mexico City Frank Müller and Ramiro Segura   Latin American Perspectives, vol. 0, 0First Published 9 Dec 2016.
The impact of housing payment problems on health status during economic recession: A comparative analysis of longitudinal EU SILC data of 27 European states, 2008–2010 Amy Clair, Rachel Loopstra, Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee, Danny Dorling, David Stuckler   SSM - Population Health, Volume 2, December 2016, Pages 306-316
Food and housing insecurity and health status among U.S. adults with and without prior military service Marc B. Schure, Jodie G. Katon, Edwin Wong, Chuan-Fen Liu   SSM - Population Health, Volume 2, December 2016, Pages 244-248
Cool? young people investigate living in cold housing and fuel poverty. A mixed methods action research study Kimberley C. O'Sullivan, Philippa Howden- Chapman, Dalice Sim, James Stanley, Rebekah L. Rowan, Isobel K. Harris Clark, Lydia L.A. Morrison   SSM - Population Health, In Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available online 13 December 2016
    Urban Risk Reduction and Rehabilitation  
Advancing smartness of traditional settlements-case analysis of Indian and Arab old cities  Mani Dhingra, Subrata Chattopadhyay   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 549-563
Identification of key parameters determining Danish homeowners’ willingness and motivation for energy renovations  A. Mortensen, P. Heiselberg, M. Knudstrup   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 246-268
Rehabilitating a landfill site of lowland tropical landscape into an urban green space: A case study from the Open University of Sri Lanka  B.D. Madurapperuma, K.A.J.M. Kuruppuarachchi   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 400-410
Civil-GIS incorporated approach for water resource management in a developed catchment for urban-geomorphic sustainability: Tallowa Dam, southeastern Australia  Ali K.M. Al-Nasrawi, Brian G. Jones, Yasir M. Alyazichi, Sarah M. Hamylton, Mohammed T. Jameel, Ali Faraj Hammadi   International Soil and Water Conservation Research, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 3 December 2016
Stimulus of developmental projects to landscape dynamics in Uttara Kannada, Central Western Ghats  T.V. Ramachandra, Bharath Setturu, K.S. Rajan, & M.D. Subash Chandran   The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Science Volume 19, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 175–193
Pipeline First Aid Duffy, Daniel P   Water Efficiency. Nov/Dec2016, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p30-35. 6p.
Levels of ambient air pollution according to mode of transport: a systematic review Magda Cepeda, Josje Schoufour, Rosanne Freak-Poli, Chantal M Koolhaas, Klodian Dhana, Wichor M Bramer, Oscar H Franco   The Lancet Public Health, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 14 December 2016
Air pollution and health Philip J Landrigan   The Lancet Public Health, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 14 December 2016
    Urban Land Legislation and Governance  
Assessment of social sustainable development in urban India by a composite index  Sudha Panda, Manjari Chakraborty, S.K. Misra   International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2016, Pages 435-450
Big Data for Supporting Low-Carbon Road Transport Policies in Europe: Applications, Challenges and Opportunities Michele De Gennaro, Elena Paffumi, Giorgio Martini Big Data Research, Volume 6, December 2016, Pages 11-25
Staggering reductions in atmospheric nitrogen dioxide across Canada in response to legislated transportation emissions reductions Holly Reid, Julian Aherne   Atmospheric Environment, Volume 146, December 2016, Pages 252-260
A causal analysis framework for land-use change and the potential role of bioenergy policy  Rebecca A. Efroymson, Keith L. Kline, Arild Angelsen, Peter H. Verburg, Virginia H. Dale, Johannes W.A. Langeveld, Allen McBride   Land Use Policy, Volume 59, 31 December 2016, Pages 516-527
Impacts of Finnish cooperation in the Mexican policy making process: From the community forest management to the liberalization of forest services Isaías Daniel Hinojosa Flores, Margaret Skutsch, Irmeli Mustalahti   Forest Policy and Economics, Volume 73, December 2016, Pages 229-238
Occurrence factors of large vacant lots in central districts and their utilization by local governments in Japan  Takeshi Kobayashi, Shinji Ikaruga   Frontiers of Architectural Research, Volume 5, Issue 4, December 2016, Pages 393-402
Spatio-temporal analysis and simulation pattern of land use/cover changes, case study: Naghadeh, Iran  Vahid Amini Parsa, Esmail Salehi   Journal of Urban Management, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 29 November 2016
Infrastructuring the social: Local community work, urban policy and marginalized residential areas in Denmark Rasmus H Birk   Environment and Planning A, vol. 0, 0First Published 13 Dec 2016
    Cross Cutting  
The post-revolutionary effect on the urban harmony of Cairo’s built environment in relation to the collective memory of the population: Urban context of the “after revolution” between contravention and elaboration  Ahmed S. Abd Elrahman, Randa A. Mahmoud   Ain Shams Engineering Journal, Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2016, Pages 1099-1106
Modelling the effectiveness of urban trees and grass on PM2.5reduction via dispersion and deposition at a city scale A.P.R. Jeanjean, P.S. Monks, R.J. Leigh   Atmospheric Environment, Volume 147, December 2016, Pages 1-10
Sources of chemical species in rainwater during monsoon and non-monsoonal periods over two mega cities in India and dominant source region of secondary aerosols P.S.P. Rao, S. Tiwari, J.L. Matwale, S. Pervez, P. Tunved, P.D. Safai, A.K. Srivastava, D.S. Bisht, S. Singh, P.K. Hopke   Atmospheric Environment, Volume 146, December 2016, Pages 90-99
The discursive uses of Jane Jacobs for the genderfying city: Understanding the productions of space for post-Fordist gender notions Marguerite van den Berg   Urban Studies, 0042098016680519, first published on December 6, 2016
Estimation of Land-fill Gas Generation from Municipal Solid Waste in Indian Cities  Deepam Das, Bijoy Kumar Majh  Soumyajit Pal Tushar Jash   Energy Procedia, Volume 90, December 2016, Pages 50-56
Engendering cities: international dimensions from Aotearoa, New Zealand Dory Reeves and Eva Zombori   TPR: Town Planning Review. 2016, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p567-587. 21p. DOI: 10.3828/tpr.2016.37.
Differences in organizational preconditions for managers in genderized municipal services Lisa Björk, Annika Härenstam   Scandinavian Journal of Management, Volume 32, Issue 4, December 2016, Pages 209-219
Posted on: 03 Jan 2017