Framing Strategic Urban Projects: Learning From Current Experiences In European Urban Regions by Willem SaletFraming Strategic Urban Projects: Learning From Current Experiences In European Urban Regions by Willem Salet

Framing Strategic Urban Projects: Learning From Current Experiences In European Urban Regions

EditorWillem Salet, Enrico Gualini

Paperback | November 28, 2012

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Presenting the findings of extensive research into the development of planning tools and strategies since the early 1970s, this book addresses key issues in urban development/governance and brings together a range of different national experiences.

Helpfully divided into three sections,Framing Strategic Urban Projectssets out the study framework, with its social, policy and institutional contexts; uses up-to-date European case studies to highlight different planning issues, including new-urbanism, information networks and public partnerships; and finally makes good-practice recommendations.

Offering a systematic comparison of a wide variety of projects and providing useful case study material of these large-scale urban projects and recommendations, this book is essential reading for planners, policy makers and students interested in how to make strategic urban projects work effectively.

Willem Saletis Professor of Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Amsterdam. His research is part of the Amsterdam institute for Metropolitan and International Development Studies (AMIDSt). As a sociologist and urban planner Professor Salet is specialised in institutions and cities, metropolitan governance and strategic spat...
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Title:Framing Strategic Urban Projects: Learning From Current Experiences In European Urban RegionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.68 inPublished:November 28, 2012Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415647886

ISBN - 13:9780415647885

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Theoretical Framework  1. Framing Strategic Urban ProjectsWillem Salet  2. Institutional Capacity and Planning Milieux in European City-Regions: An Introduction to the Case StudiesEnrico Gualini and Willen Salet Part 2: Experiences of Strategic Projects in European City-Regions  3. AmsterdamZuidas: The Dream of ¿New Urbanity¿,Stan Majoor and Enrico Gualini  4. Barcelona:Universal Forum 2004: Culture as Driver of Urban EconomyJose Luis Luzon and Jordi Vila Carrasco 5. BerlinAdlershof: Local Steps into Global NetworksMarie Bachmann 6. BrusselsTour & Taxis: Entrepreneurship versus the Fragmented CityMathieu van Criekingen, Christophe Guisset and Christian Vandermotten  7.CopenhagenOrestad: Public Partnership in Search of the MarketStan Majoor and John Jorgensen  8. StrasbourgParc d¿Innovation d¿Illkirch: A Technopole French-StyleJorg Wendel  9. ViennaErdberger Mais: Public Sector Driven Long-Term Planning Strategies Christina Enichlmair and Axel Borsdorf Part 3: Conclusions  10.Assessing Strategic Urban Projects: Findings and RecommendationsEnrico Gualini and Willen Salet