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Finding new ways out of the woods

Bruce Katz and Anne Power

in Cities for a Small Continent: International Handbook of City Recovery

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447327523
eISBN:
9781447327547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327523.003.0009
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This chapter debates the prospects for European cities. Struggling cities, with a heavy legacy of problems, are doing better than forecast and surviving draconian cuts in external public support. ... More


Introduction

Rainer Liedtke

in Jewish Welfare in Hamburg and Manchester c.1850–1914

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207238
eISBN:
9780191677564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207238.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the social, economic, and cultural transformation Jewish society underwent by looking into the organization of welfare in two different European cities, Hamburg and Manchester. ... More


What have the European cities taught us? Where does the future lie?

Anne Power, Jörg Plöger, and Astrid Winkler

in Phoenix cities: The fall and rise of great industrial cities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426833
eISBN:
9781447302964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426833.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses the lessons that can be learned from the industrial collapse, subsequent recovery, and current constraints of European industrial cities. It links the threads of growth, ... More


Across Cities

Michael Oluf Emerson and Kevin T. Smiley

in Market Cities, People Cities: The Shape of Our Urban Future

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479856794
eISBN:
9781479882922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479856794.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

In chapter 8, we move our perspective beyond our two-city analysis to consider Market Cities and People Cities other than Copenhagen and Houston. First, using data on 79 European cities, we discuss ... More


A change of direction: political turmoil and a ferment of new ideas

Anne Power, Jörg Plö, and Astrid Winkler

in Phoenix cities: The fall and rise of great industrial cities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426833
eISBN:
9781447302964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426833.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines how the seven European cities adapted to the new realities of decline, unemployment, and shrinkage. It explores the measures they adopted to promote recovery and the innovations ... More


Neighbourhood interventions: can small scale make a difference in big cities?

Anne Power, Jörg Plö, and Astrid Winkler

in Phoenix cities: The fall and rise of great industrial cities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426833
eISBN:
9781447302964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426833.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines the smaller-scale, more-local efforts of the seven European cities to reintegrate marginalised areas and populations. It explains that city governments usually develop targeted ... More


How do US weak market cities compare with Europe?

Anne Power, Jörg Plöger, and Astrid Winkler

in Phoenix cities: The fall and rise of great industrial cities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426833
eISBN:
9781447302964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426833.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter compares the recovery of American weak market cities with those in Europe. It provides a general overview of urban-development phases in the old industrial U.S. cities that struggled ... More


Lessons for Europe

Anne Power, Jörg Plöger, and Astrid Winkler

in Phoenix cities: The fall and rise of great industrial cities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426833
eISBN:
9781447302964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426833.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses the lessons that can be learned by European cities from the recovery of U.S. cities from urban crisis and industrial decline. The core lesson seems to be that change is ... More


Managing superdiversity? Examining the intercultural policy turn in Europe

Leila Hadj Abdou and Andrew Geddes

in Superdiversity, Policy and Governance in Europe: Multi-scalar Perspectives

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447352051
eISBN:
9781447352099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447352051.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter critically assesses an 'intercultural policy turn' evident in many European cities. It identifies the drivers of this turn and asks whether an intercultural policy approach to immigrant ... More


Industrial giants: emerging on the back of history

Anne Power, Jörg Plö, and Astrid Winkler

in Phoenix cities: The fall and rise of great industrial cities

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426833
eISBN:
9781447302964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426833.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines the rapid rise to dominance of the seven European cities and discusses their historical importance. It explains that these cities played many different, intrinsically ... More


Cities on the Front Lines

Joan Fitzgerald

in Greenovation: Urban Leadership on Climate Change

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190695514
eISBN:
9780190938345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695514.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Environmental Politics

This chapter first sets out the book’s purpose, which is to take readers on a tour of greenovating cities in North America and Europe, exploring their strategies and successes, along with the ... More


Large housing estates in their historical context

Stephen Hall, Alan Murie, and Thomas Knorr-Siedow

in Restructuring large housing estates in Europe: Restructuring and resistance inside the welfare industry

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347756
eISBN:
9781447303237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347756.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines the developments that have been crucial in influencing the evolution of large housing estates in European cities. It identifies the underlying factors that contribute to the ... More


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