Urban Regeneration: A Handbook

Urban Regeneration: A Handbook

by Peter Roberts
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761967168

ISBN-13: 9780761967163

Pub. Date: 02/11/2000

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Providing students and practitioners with a detailed overview of the key theoretical and applied issues, this book is a comprehensive and integrated primer on regeneration. The various chapters: review the history and context of urban regeneration; consider funding implications; look at environmental, social and community issues, as well as employment,

Overview

Providing students and practitioners with a detailed overview of the key theoretical and applied issues, this book is a comprehensive and integrated primer on regeneration. The various chapters: review the history and context of urban regeneration; consider funding implications; look at environmental, social and community issues, as well as employment, education and training; focus on managing urban regeneration; consider land use issues; and discuss monitoring and evaluation. The book concludes with a comparative analysis, with examples from America and Europe, and a discussion of future trends.

The book represents the first systematic overview of urban regeneration in one volume and is set to become the standard referenc

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761967163
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/11/2000
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE CONTEXT FOR URBAN REGENERATION
Introduction - Peter Roberts and Hugh Sykes
The Evolution, Definition and Purpose of Urban Regeneration - Peter Roberts
Strategy and Partnership in Urban Regeneration - Andrew Carter
PART TWO: MAJOR THEMES AND TOPICS
Economic Regeneration and Funding - David Noon, James Smith-Canham and Martin Eagland
Physical and Environmental Aspects - Paul Jeffrey and John Pounder
Social and Community Issues - Brian Jacobs and Clive Dutton
Employment, Education and Training - Trevor Hart and Ian Johnston
Housing - Bill Edgar and John Taylor
PART THREE: KEY ISSUES IN MANAGING URBAN REGENERATION
Regeneration by Land Development - Amanda Beresford, Richard Fleetwood and Mark Gaffney
The Legal Issues
Monitoring and Evaluation - Barry Moore and Rod Spires
Organization and Management - Dalia Lichfield
PART FOUR: EXPERIENCE ELSEWHERE AND A VIEW OF THE FUTURE
Lessons from America in the 1990s - John Shutt
European Experiences - Paul Drewe
Current Challenges and Future Prospects - Peter Roberts and Hugh Sykes

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