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Renewing Europe's housing

Richard Turkington and Christopher Watson (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Many European cities have a shortage of good quality, affordable housing, but this problem has become less prominent in policy than it should be. This book aims to redress that balance. After an ... More


Introduction

Christopher Watson and Richard Turkington

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Housing renewal has been an important feature of housing policies in many European countries, especially since the Second World War. Along with demolition and new building, renewal is one of the ... More


Housing and urban renewal in the Netherlands

Frank Wassenberg

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Housing shortage was for many years one of the top issues in the Netherlands and 80 per cent of the present housing stock has been built since the Second World War. Contemporary urban renewal has ... More


From squatter upgrading to large-scale renewal programmes: housing renewal in Turkey

Zeynep Gunay, T Kerem Koramaz, and A Sule Ozuekren

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Since the modern Republic was established in 1923, Turkey has experienced rapid population growth, placing great demands on housing resources. Housing was developed in the past through formal and ... More


Conclusions

Richard Turkington and Christopher Watson

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The final chapter looks at the way ‘housing renewal’ is understood in the countries under study; and at the origins, development and present focus of renewal policies. It concludes that, in contrast ... More


Estonia: learning through ‘societal experiment’

Katrin Paadam and Liis Ojamäe

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The expropriation of land and property in Estonia under the post-Second World War socialist regime was reversed in the restitution and privatisation of housing in the early 1990s. Until 1991, the ... More


Housing and urban renewal: the case of Germany

Jürgen Friedrichs, Rolf Müller, and Wendelin Strubelt

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The two post-war German states were founded in 1949. In the former Federal Republic of Germany (FRG), policy was dominated initially by the shortage of housing following the war. Population increase ... More


Understanding the drivers of housing market change in Britain’s postindustrial cities

Brendan Nevin and Philip Leather

in Building on the past: Visions of housing futures

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347510
eISBN:
9781447301578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347510.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter is primarily concerned with the issue of low demand housing, and reports the research conducted in the Manchester housing market renewal area. It sheds some light on how some of the ... More


Changing approaches to policy making in housing renewal

Tim Brown and Richard Turkington

in Renewing Europe's housing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The chapter begins with an overview of the development and implementation of housing renewal in the nine countries featured in the book. Although there is a common concern in all countries with ... More


‘Holism’ and urban regeneration

Ambrose Peter

in Partnership working: Policy and practice

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861342201
eISBN:
9781447302919
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861342201.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter stresses the need to view the regeneration of estates in the context of how all public services operate. It cites the study of housing renewal in inner London, England, and on a ... More


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