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Locally Global Planning

John L. Pollock

in Thinking about Acting: Logical Foundations for Rational Decision Making

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195304817
eISBN:
9780199850907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304817.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter reiterates the proposition that practical cognition should not aim at finding optimal solutions to practical problems. A rational cognizer should instead look for good solutions, and ... More


Participation and conflict in the formation of neighbourhood areas and forums in ‘super-diverse’ cities

Claire Colomb

in Localism and Neighbourhood Planning: Power to the People?

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447329497
eISBN:
9781447329541
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447329497.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter evaluates whether neighbourhood planning has the potential to bring about more inclusive forms of public participation in and engagement with planning, or, on the contrary, to stir up ... More


Paths to improving the ideological and political dimensions of planning

Tim Marshall

in The Politics and Ideology of Planning

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447337201
eISBN:
9781447337256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337201.003.0011
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural Theory and Criticism

The book has uncovered many aspects of the functioning of planning in England which are seen as highly dysfunctional in terms of achieving good results in planning. It has been argued that this is ... More


Flexible local planning:: Linking community initiative with municipal planning in Volda, Norway

Jørgen Amdam

in Community action and planning: Contexts, drivers and outcomes

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447315162
eISBN:
9781447315186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447315162.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The author brings different actors and scales together in a depiction of Volda (Norway) as a complex adaptive system, arguing that the effects of scale can be nullified where there is a genuine ... More


Development Plans: Their Legal Significance After the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004

Ashley Bowes

in A Practical Approach to Planning Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198833253
eISBN:
9780191932342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/9780198833253.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

The Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 introduced a sea change from the development plan system of the past. The new system provided for the replacement of the non-statutory regional ... More


National-Level Planning Institutions and Decisions in the Federal Republic of Germany

Gerd Schmidt-Eichstaedt

in National-Level Planning in Democratic Countries: An International Comparison of City and Regional Policy-Making

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238454
eISBN:
9781846313639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238454.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter focuses on the national-level planning institutions in the Federal Republic of Germany. It first describes the administration and the implementation of federal laws, and then examines ... More


Hydraulic Fracturing and Boomtown Planning in Western North Dakota

Teresa Córdova

in When Fracking Comes to Town: Governance, Planning, and Economic Impacts of the US Shale Boom

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501760983
eISBN:
9781501761003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501760983.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter turns to Williston, North Dakota. The case of Williston shows that communities can address many relevant issues of the boom-bust cycle through planning and policy choices. The case study ... More


Local Planning in Beaver County and the Shell Cracker Plant

Sabina E. Deitrick and Rebecca Matsco

in When Fracking Comes to Town: Governance, Planning, and Economic Impacts of the US Shale Boom

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501760983
eISBN:
9781501761003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501760983.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter considers how state progrowth forces reduced planning and environmental policy power at the local level. It analyzes the planning and governance responses in a small community that was ... More


| | Patterns and Prospects

in Grounds for Review: The Garden Festival in Urban Planning and Design

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235392
eISBN:
9781846314643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235392.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter identifies common themes, universal concepts, and traditions as well as emergent trends in garden festivals. The focus is on the open space production of these events. A key question is ... More


The Evolution of Development Plans

Ashley Bowes

in A Practical Approach to Planning Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198833253
eISBN:
9780191932342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/9780198833253.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Development plans play a vital part in the system for the control of development. They constitute the main backcloth against which applications for planning permission are determined and decisions ... More


| | Introduction

in Grounds for Review: The Garden Festival in Urban Planning and Design

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235392
eISBN:
9781846314643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235392.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This introductory chapter begins by describing what garden festivals are and how they raise awareness of urban land issues and design. It then outlines the four stages of the festival process. First, ... More


Conclusion: Lessons and Extensions

Sabina E. Deitrick and Ilia Murtazashvili

in When Fracking Comes to Town: Governance, Planning, and Economic Impacts of the US Shale Boom

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501760983
eISBN:
9781501761003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501760983.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This concluding chapter pulls together the conclusions of the case studies discussed throughout this book. The shale boom has created many studies on environmental and health impacts, but far less on ... More


Threats Within: Black Southerners, 1954–1956

Elizabeth Gillespie McRae

in Mothers of Massive Resistance: White Women and the Politics of White Supremacy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190271718
eISBN:
9780190271749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190271718.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

White segregationist women nationwide believed that the Brown decision threatened their private, public, and political authority. Long committed to the Jim Crow order, they emerged as the mass in ... More


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