is published quarterly in March, June, September and December. With an emphasis on crossing disciplinary boundaries
and providing global perspective
, each issue focuses on a single subject of contemporary interest to practitioners, academics and students working in a wide range of disciplines. Issues are guest-edited by established international experts who not only commission contributions, but also oversee the peer-reviewing process in collaboration with the Editors.
Subject areas include: architecture; conservation; economic development; environmental planning; health; housing; regeneration; social issues; spatial planning; sustainability; urban design; and transport. All issues include reviews of recent publications.
The journal is abstracted in Geo Abstracts
, Sage Urban Studies Abstracts
, and Journal of Planning Literature
, and is indexed in the Avery Index to Architectural Publications