Call for papers: Special issue 2018


We hereby invite you to submit a paper for consideration in a special issue of Town and Regional Planning, focussing on: URBAN DESIGN IN  SOUTH AFRICA. The ultimate purpose of the intended collection of papers would be to give some definition of what the special characteristics of Urban Design could be in South Africa. Thus, the papers would then need to deal amongst many possibilities with the following topics:

The origins and future possibilities of Urban Design in the country.
The special characteristics of the theory of Urban Design in the country.
The practice of Urban Design.
The role of Urban Design in Public Authorities
The uses of Urban Design in private development.

Please submit your draft paper by 30 August 2018 to the Editorial Office or the Guest Editor1.  Please state Special Edition UDSA in the title of the e-mail