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Urban Island Studies, Volume 2 (2016)

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Scholarly articles (pp. 1-141)

Island Smart Eco-Cities: Innovation, Secessionary Enclaves, and the Selling of Sustainability

Adam Grydehøj & Ilan Kelman

Urban Island Studies, 2, 1-24, https://doi.org/10.20958/uis.2016.1

Absolute Waterfrontage: Road Networked Artificial Islands and Finger Island Canal Estates on Australia’s Gold Coast

Philip Hayward & Christian Fleury

Urban Island Studies, 2, 25-49, https://doi.org/10.20958/uis.2016.2

Encountering Urbanization on Jersey: Development, Sustainability, and Spatiality in a Small Island Setting

Henry Johnson

Urban Island Studies, 2, 50-71, https://doi.org/10.20958/uis.2016.3

Informal Settlements in Jamaica’s Tourism Space: Urban Spatial Development in a Small Island Developing State

Sheere Brooks

Urban Island Studies, 2, 72-94, https://doi.org/10.20958/uis.2016.4

Achieving Urban Sustainability in Bahrain: University Education, Skilled Labor, and Dependence on Expatriates

Fay Al Khalifa

Urban Island Studies, 2, 95-120, https://doi.org/10.20958/uis.2016.5

Heritage, Tourism, and Demography in the Island City of Venice: The

Depopulation and Heritagisation

Marco Casagrande

Urban Island Studies, 2, 121-141, https://doi.org/10.20958/uis.2016.6

Reviews (pp. 142-160)

Tokyo Void by Marieluise Jonas & Heike Rahmann (Reviewer: Miguel Torres, pp. 142-144)

Islands at Risk by John Connell (Reviewer: Kaya Hamer-Small, pp. 145-146)

The Making of Hong Kong: From Vertical to Volumetric by Barrie Shelton, Justyna Karakiewicz, & Thomas Kvan (Reviewer: Sonia Lam-Knott, pp. 147-149)

The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, the Life of Mexico City by Barbara E. Mundy (Reviewer: Ian Peter Grohse, pp. 150-152)

Elements of Venice by Giulia Foscari (Reviewer: Zrinka Mendas, pp. 153-155)

Hong Kong Land for Hong Kong People: Fixing the Failures of Our Housing Policy by Yue Chim Richard Wong (Review by Yunpeng Zhang, pp. 156-158)

Megacities and the Coast: Risk, Resilience and Transformation by Mark Pelling & Sophie Blackburn (eds) (Review by Filipa Fernandes, pp. 159-160)