Urban Island Studies

About the Journal

Author Guidelines


Special calls for papers

Peripheral Discourses of Modernity


Issues

Forthcoming Articles

Volume 1

Island Dynamics Home

Urban Island Studies, Volume 1 (2015)

Cover, colofon, table of contents

DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015


Scholarly articles (pp. 1-179)

Returning from the Horizon: Introducing Urban Island Studies

Adam Grydehøj, Xavier Barceló Pinya, Gordon Cooke, Naciye Doratlı, Ahmed Elewa, Ilan Kelman, Jonathan Pugh, Lea Schick, & R. Swaminathan

Urban Island Studies, 1, 1-19, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.1

Translation: [العودة من الافق: تقديم دراسات الجزر والحضر (PDF)]


The Promise and Perils of the Island City of George Town (Penang) as a Creative City

Suet Leng Khoo, Narimah Samat, Nurwati Badarulzaman, & Sharifah Rohayah Sheikh Dawood

Urban Island Studies, 1, 20-34, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.2


Ports and Digital Ports: The Narrative Construction and Social Imaginaries of the Island City of Mumbai

R. Swaminathan

Urban Island Studies, 1, 35-54, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.3


The Impacts of Islandness on the Urbanism and Architecture of Mombasa Gerald Steyn

Urban Island Studies, 1, 55-80, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.4


The Aquapelago and the Estuarine City: Reflections on Manhattan

Philip Hayward

Urban Island Studies, 1, 81-95, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.5


Making Ground, Losing Space: Land Reclamation and Urban Public Space in Island Cities

Adam Grydehøj

Urban Island Studies, 1, 96-117, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.6


Suburban Processes of Islandisation in Austria: The Cases of Vienna and Tyrol

Wolfgang Andexlinger

Urban Island Studies, 1, 118-133, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.7


Political Ecology Approach to Island Tourism Planning and Climate Change Adaptation: A Methodological Exploration

Virgilio Maguigad, David King, & Alison Cottrell

Urban Island Studies, 1, 134-151, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.8


Political Ecology, Island Tourism Planning, and Climate Change Adaptation on Boracay, Philippines

Virgilio Maguigad, David King, & Alison Cottrell

Urban Island Studies, 1, 152-179, DOI: 10.20958/uis.2015.9



Reviews (pp. 180-192)

Offshoring by John Urry (Reviewer: Gray Kochhar-Lindgren, pp. 180-182)


The Politics of Urban Water: Changing Waterscapes in Amsterdam by Kimberly Kinder (Reviewer: Elizabeth Pigou-Dennis, pp. 183-186)


The Political Economy of Divided Islands: Unified Geographies, Multiple Polities by Godfrey Baldacchino (ed.) (Reviewer: Giulia Carabelli, pp. 187-189)


The Petropolis of Tomorrow by Neeraj Bhatia & Mary Cooper (eds) & The Design of Frontier Spaces: Control and Ambiguity by Carolyn Loeb & Andreas Luescher (eds) (Reviewer: Martin J. Murray, pp. 190-192)