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  • Einkommensverteilungsbasierte Präferenz- und Koalitionsanalysen auf der Basis selbstähnlicher Equity-Lorenzkurvenby Estelle L. A. Herlyn

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 69.99

    Zu große Einkommensungleichheit genauso wie ein zu hoher Ausgleich der Einkommen gefährden die Prosperität und Kohärenz einer Gesellschaft. Mittlere Ausgleichniveaus hingegen weisen die höchste Konsensfähigkeit auf. Diese Erkenntnisse resultieren aus der analytischen Nutzung von Lorenzkurven in Form von Präferenz- und Koalitionsanalysen. Diese erlauben... more...

  • Gentrification of the Cityby Neil Smith; Peter Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This book was first published in 1986. more...

  • Hybrid Governance in European Citiesby Chris Skelcher; Helen Sullivan; Stephen Jeffares

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00

    This wide-ranging study of three European cities shows how hybrid forms of governance emerge from the tensions between new ideas and past legacies, and existing institutional arrangements and powerful decision makers. Using detailed studies of migration and neighborhood policy, as well as a novel Q methodology analysis of public administrators. more...

  • Listening to Harlemby David J. Maurrasse

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 21.95

    Harlem is flourishing. Many say a second Renaissance is happening above 120th Street. Magic Johnson opened a major theater, Bill Clinton has centered his post-presidential offices there, countless homes have been restored to their former glory, and, not without controversy, many whites are flocking to the neighborhood. But what will this gentrification... more...

  • The Politics of Downtown Developmentby Stephen J. McGovern

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 45.00

    American cities experienced an extraordinary surge in downtown development during the 1970s and 1980s. Pro-growth advocates in urban government and the business community believed that the construction of office buildings, hotels, convention centers, and sports complexes would generate jobs and tax revenue while revitalizing stagnant local economies.... more...

  • A Real Part to Playby Dalzell Ruth Dalzell; Elin Stefansson

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2005; US$ 9.95

    This resource will enable professionals and other adults to empower young people to participate in planning and regeneration projects. more...

  • Research into regeneration: gaps in our knowledge baseby John Diamond; Alan Southern

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    This e-book contains four papers that have developed from an initial airing at a ?Regeneration Management? conference held at the University of Liverpool in June 2004. This conference brought together a number of practitioners and academics working in the field of regeneration, providing a mix of perspectives on what regeneration is, and why it is... more...

  • Shanghai Pudongby Y. Chen

    IOS Press 2007; US$ 104.00

    Shanghai's Pudong development is an example of a situation in which interaction between global and local forces took place in a location whose boundaries had been closed to the outside world for almost forty years. This work attempts to gain an understanding of the role played by global-local interaction towards shaping developments in Pundong. more...

  • Upscaling Downtownby Richard E. Ocejo

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 35.00

    Once known for slum-like conditions in its immigrant and working-class neighborhoods, New York City?s downtown now features luxury housing, chic boutiques and hotels, and, most notably, a vibrant nightlife culture. While a burgeoning bar scene can be viewed as a positive sign of urban transformation, tensions lurk beneath, reflecting the social conflicts... more...

  • The Urban Masterplanning Handbookby Eric Firley; Katharina Groen

    Wiley 2014; US$ 80.00

    A highly illustrated reference tool, this handbook provides comparative visual analysis of major urban extensions and masterplans around the world. It places an important new emphasis on the processes and structures that influence urban form, highlighting the significant impact that public or private landownership, management and funding might have... more...