9780754616566

Change and Stability in Urban Europe : Form, Quality and Governance

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  • ISBN13:

    9780754616566

  • ISBN10:

    0754616568

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2001-05-01
  • Publisher: Ashgate Pub Co

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Summary

This book brings together an interdisciplinary team of European experts to discuss how the current transformations taking place in European cities have forced us to reconsider the traditional definitions of the city.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
vii
Preface ix
Claude Jacquier
Introduction
1(14)
Dominique Joye
Harri Andersson
Gertrud Jorgensen
Wim Ostendorf
PART I: URBAN FORM AND PROCESSES OF CHANGE
Measuring Urbanness
15(12)
Jacques Levy
Urban Form and Governance: The New Multi-centred Urban Patterns
27(18)
Giuseppe Dematteis
Francesca Governa
New Spaces of Urban Transformation: Conflicting `Growth Areas' in the Development of Finnish Cities
45(22)
Harri Andersson
Alternative Models for Spatial Urban Development: Policies for the City of Oslo and the Region of Viken
67(32)
Karl Otto Ellefsen
PART II: URBAN QUALITIES AND URBAN LIFE
The Compact City and Urban Quality
99(24)
Anne Skovbro
Public Places and Urbanness
123(28)
Dominique Joye
Anne Compagnon
Participation and Quality of Life: Experiences with Local Agenda 21
151(26)
Ludger Basten
Lienhard Lotscher
PART III: URBAN GOVERNANCE AND PLANNING
New Towns and Compact Cities: Urban Planning in The Netherlands between State and Market
177(16)
Wim Ostendorf
Urban Change, Planning and the Organization of Everyday Life. The Case of Orebro
193(18)
Ann-Cathrine Aquist
Governing Functional Urban Regions - is the Principle of Subsidiarity Useful?
211(20)
John Nousiainen
Governing the City
231(20)
Jacques Levy
Epilogue: Globalization and the City
251
Robert A. Beauregard

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