Remaking the Welfare State: Swedish Urban Planning and Policy-Making in the 1990s

Remaking the Welfare State: Swedish Urban Planning and Policy-Making in the 1990s

by A. Khakee
     
 

ISBN-10: 185972051X

ISBN-13: 9781859720516

Pub. Date: 04/28/1995

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859720516
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
04/28/1995
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 8.78(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Preface
Introduction1
Pt. 1Social planning and policy-making15
1Social planning and the great decarceration17
2Planning for normalization45
3Social planning - Sweden's favourite child69
Pt. 2Environmental planning and ecological considerations83
4Environmentalism, sustainability and urban reality85
5Environmental planning: dreams and reality115
6Dilemmas of planning and the ecological imperative137
Pt. 3Planning for housing and social care159
7Social science and planning - A realist's view161
8The elderly, social gerontology and political order183
9The creation of secondary housing markets211
Pt. 4Urban planning between central and local government interplay227
10Fiscal austerity and municipal response229
11Actors and acting in a central-local government context255
12Politics, methods and planning culture275
About the editors297

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