Welcome to the website for Planning Theory and Practice, an international journal for spatial planning and urban design.

We publish original peer-reviewed articles at the cutting edge of research and theoretical developments in the field, and explore their radical and transformative implications for practice and policy-making.

As of January 2018, Planning Theory & Practice has been selected for coverage in Clarivate Analytics products and services. Beginning with V16 (1) 2015, this publication will be indexed and abstracted in:

 Social Sciences Citation Index®

 Journal Citation Reports/ Social Sciences Edition

 Current Contents®/Social and Behavioral Sciences

Click on the side bar to read our mission statement, meet our team, or to get advice on submission.  To read the journal or to submit your work, click the appropriate link below.

  Click here to read the journal online                                                Click here to submit to the journal    

Recent Announcements

  • RTPI journal gets top academic listing Planning Theory and Practice (PTP), RTPI’s academic journal published jointly with Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, has been accepted by Clarivate Analytics for inclusion in the Social Sciences Citation Index ...
    Posted Feb 6, 2018, 1:57 AM by Ellie Phillips
  • Writing to impress the critics: make your article delicious Jill L Grant Writing to impress the critics: make your article delicious If you have research results to share or significant ideas to test you probably find yourself thinking about ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 5:14 AM by Ellie Phillips
  • Video Abstract Float like a butterfly sting like a bee - Interface giving voice to young planning practitionersGiving voice to young planning practitioners - read the Interface for freehttp://www.tandfonline.com ...
    Posted Dec 7, 2016, 9:06 AM by Ellie Phillips
  • ACSP 2014 - An Invitation from Planning Theory and Practice http://explore.tandfonline.com/page/pgas/rptp-acspOn behalf of Planning Theory & Practice, Routledge and RTPI would like to invite you to a wine reception at the ACSP Conference ...
    Posted Oct 8, 2014, 4:42 AM by Ellie Phillips
  • Podcast to Accompany Centenary Edition of PT&P Heather Campbell (Editor of PT&P), Kelvin Macdonald (Senior Visiting Fellow - Dept of Land Economy, Cambridge), Mitchell Silver (past President APA) vimeo.com/107921670  on Professional Planning 100 years on ...
    Posted Oct 8, 2014, 4:24 AM by Ellie Phillips
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