Regenerating the Coalfields: Policy and Politics in the 1980s and Early 1990s

Regenerating the Coalfields: Policy and Politics in the 1980s and Early 1990s

by Royce Turner
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781856284141
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
06/15/2005
Pages:
271
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Figures and tables
Acknowledgements
Preface
Abbreviations
1Introduction1
2Policy agenda determination, the coalfields and the Coalfields Communities Campaign35
3Policy making for regeneration in the coalfields: a changing framework75
4Deindustrialization and reindustrialization in Bolsover: a multi-agency response to economic change in the North Derbyshire coalfield89
5British Coal Enterprise: bringing the 'enterprise culture' to a deindustrialized local economy?119
6An enterprise zone in a pit closure zone: the politics of industrial subsidies136
7A Task Force in a locality of coal mining decline: the case of Doncaster161
8Barnsley Business and Innovation Centre: the impact of a strategy for innovation185
9Conclusions228
Appendix 1: Postal questionnaire to companies on Langthwaite Grange Industrial Estate, South Kirkby. Carried out September to December 1990236
Appendix 2: Postal questionnaire to selected companies in Barnsley on employment structure and characteristics. Carried out February 1992239
Appendix 3: Local Authority members of Coalfield Communities Campaign as of April 1991242
Appendix 4: Business rates applicable in City of Wakefield Metropolitan District Council administrative area 1981/2 to 1990/91245
Appendix 5: Analysis of subsidies paid to South Kirkby enterprise zone companies246
References251

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >