14. Section URBAN STUDIES (ISCSS)
- URBAN HISTORY
History of the Development of Urban Settlements, etc.
- URBAN SOCIOLOGY
Sociological Study of Urban Settlements and Their Role in the Development of Society, etc.
- URBAN CULTURE
Study of Urban Ethnography, Various Cultures, Beliefs, Norms and Values, etc.
- URBAN SUSTAINABILITY
Smart Growth, Usage of Renewable Sources of Energy for the Infrastructure, Eco-taxes, Reducing Pollution, Efficient Use of Land, etc.
- URBAN DESIGN
Design of Groups of Buildings, Streets, Public Spaces, Neighborhoods, Districts, etc.
- ANCIENT URBANISM
Greek, Roman and Early Islamic Cities and Urbanism in the Mediterranean and Western Asia During the Ancient Times, etc.
- URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE
Water Supplies, Sewers, Electrical Grids, Telecommunications and Other Structures, Systems and Facilities, etc.
- URBAN ECONOMY
Study of the Location Decision-making, Urban Land and Housing Markets, Local Government Finance, etc.
- URBAN GOVERNANCE
Study of Legal Frameworks, Efficient Political, Managerial and Administrative Processes, etc.
- URBAN TECHNOLOGY AND NETWORKS
Smart Cities, Technical Processes, Methods, Study of the Complex Interconnections between Urban Settlements, Nodal Points of Exchange, etc.
- URBAN EDUCATION
Study of the Process of Facilitating Acquisition of Knowledge and Learning in the Urban Settlements, Education Policies, Education Infrastructure, etc.
Study of the Formation of Megacities, Factors and Causes, Case Studies, Growth Factors, Historical Development, Environmental Issues, etc.