A Reader in Contemporary Urbanism and Emerging Urbanisation in Iran provides a broad overview of the state-of-the-art research and achievements in the practice of urban planning and design in contemporary Iran.
1. The precedents of contemporary urbanisation in Iran 2. Conceptual and theoretical frameworks 3. Urban design, the real estate, and planning systems 4. Social, cultural, economic, political and regulatory aspects of urban planning 5. The prospect of planning, the real estate, and the city of the future 6. Pedagogy and professional training 7. Sustainability: society, economy, the city (and its built and natural environment)