scispace - formally typeset
Search or ask a question
JournalISSN: 0197-3975

Habitat International 

Elsevier BV
About: Habitat International is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Urban planning & Population. It has an ISSN identifier of 0197-3975. Over the lifetime, 3053 publications have been published receiving 100557 citations.

More filters
Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: In this article, the general characteristics of informal recycling are reviewed, highlighting both positive and negative aspects, and issues associated with integrating informal recycling into the formal waste management sector are discussed.

826 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: In this article, the authors examined 9 different practices and proposed a comparative basis, namely, International Urban Sustainability Indicators List (IUSIL), for allowing the better understanding of drivers and goals of each practice and identifying under what circumstances various practices selected their indicators.

625 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: In this paper, the authors provided an assessment of residential satisfaction of newly designed public low-cost housing dwellers of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with forty-five variables grouped into five components: dwelling unit features, dwelling unit support services, public facilities, social environment and neighbourhood facilities.

494 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: In this article, a mobile survey was conducted to explore both the severity of UHI effect and cooling impacts of green areas at macro-level in Singapore Islandwide temperature distribution was mapped relying on data derived from the mobile survey.

426 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: Li et al. as mentioned in this paper proposed a quantitative evaluation about the costs and benefits of cities' compaction in Chinese context from environmental perspective, especially with respect to facility availability, infrastructure efficiency, public transport, domestic energy and resources consumption and environmental externalities.

411 citations

No. of papers from the Journal in previous years