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Unequal cities : the challenge of post-industrial transition in times of austerity, Roberta Cucca and Costanzo Ranci

Label
Unequal cities : the challenge of post-industrial transition in times of austerity
Title
Unequal cities
Title remainder
the challenge of post-industrial transition in times of austerity
Statement of responsibility
Roberta Cucca and Costanzo Ranci
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
307.76094
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Cucca, Roberta,
  • Ranci, Costanzo,
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  • Cities and towns
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Equality
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Unequal cities : the challenge of post-industrial transition in times of austerity, Roberta Cucca and Costanzo Ranci
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: European cities between economic competitiveness and social integration; 1.1 The crisis of the "European city model"; 1.2 Disconnected cities; 1.3 The role of urban policies; 1.4 Plan of the book; Part I Urban trends and social tensions: a comparative view; 2 Varieties of post-Fordist transitions and labour market inequalities; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 The socio-economic structure of the six cities; 2.3 Patterns of post-Fordist transitions
  • 2.4 Concluding remarks3 The forces of attraction: cities between flows and places; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Foreign direct investment and internationalisation; 3.3 The impact of the crisis; 3.4 Hard and soft factors; 3.5 Highly skilled workers: presence and demand; 3.6 Conclusions; 4 The new social division of the urban space: gentrification in times of economic crisis; 4.1 Introduction: moving beyond the crisis in the gentrification debate; 4.2 Setting up the framework; 4.3 Patterns of gentrification in European cities; 4.4 Final considerations
  • 5 Immigrants and ethnic minorities: the right workers for the wrong jobs?5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Immigrants and their children in Barcelona, Copenhagen and Milan; 5.3 The rise of a middle-class ethnic minority in Lyon, Manchester and Munich; 5.4 Conclusions; Part II Urban policies for affordable housing and good quality employment: six case studies; 6 Barcelona: policies for social cohesion in the context of urban competitiveness; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Measures to foster housing affordability; 6.3 Strategies of promotion of good quality jobs; 6.4 Conclusions
  • 7 Copenhagen: the social costs of urban renewal7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Implementing a proactive policy for business promotion; 7.3 Housing policy; 7.4 Conclusions: the crisis and beyond -- facing new growth?; 8 Lyon: unbreakable boundaries between economic development and social integration policies; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 An aspiring competitive city-region facing increasing social inequalities; 8.3 Fostering and protecting local employment: in search of inclusive development policies; 8.4 Regulative efforts in the housing market focused on social housing; 8.5 Conclusions
  • 9 Manchester: institutional and policy innovation amidst austerity9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Institutional context: the ascent of Greater Manchester; 9.3 Shifts in urban policy; 9.4 Employment policy: City Apprenticeship; 9.5 Housing policy; 9.6 Conclusions: addressing the urban policy vacuum in housing and skills; 10 Milan: challenging the private interest government in times of austerity; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 The long cycle of urban regeneration and its impacts on access to housing; 10.3 Urban policies for economic development and good quality employment; 10.4 Conclusions; 11 Munich: the struggle to combine competitiveness and social inclusion
Control code
ocn963695678
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315687865
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)963695678
Label
Unequal cities : the challenge of post-industrial transition in times of austerity, Roberta Cucca and Costanzo Ranci
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: European cities between economic competitiveness and social integration; 1.1 The crisis of the "European city model"; 1.2 Disconnected cities; 1.3 The role of urban policies; 1.4 Plan of the book; Part I Urban trends and social tensions: a comparative view; 2 Varieties of post-Fordist transitions and labour market inequalities; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 The socio-economic structure of the six cities; 2.3 Patterns of post-Fordist transitions
  • 2.4 Concluding remarks3 The forces of attraction: cities between flows and places; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Foreign direct investment and internationalisation; 3.3 The impact of the crisis; 3.4 Hard and soft factors; 3.5 Highly skilled workers: presence and demand; 3.6 Conclusions; 4 The new social division of the urban space: gentrification in times of economic crisis; 4.1 Introduction: moving beyond the crisis in the gentrification debate; 4.2 Setting up the framework; 4.3 Patterns of gentrification in European cities; 4.4 Final considerations
  • 5 Immigrants and ethnic minorities: the right workers for the wrong jobs?5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Immigrants and their children in Barcelona, Copenhagen and Milan; 5.3 The rise of a middle-class ethnic minority in Lyon, Manchester and Munich; 5.4 Conclusions; Part II Urban policies for affordable housing and good quality employment: six case studies; 6 Barcelona: policies for social cohesion in the context of urban competitiveness; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Measures to foster housing affordability; 6.3 Strategies of promotion of good quality jobs; 6.4 Conclusions
  • 7 Copenhagen: the social costs of urban renewal7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Implementing a proactive policy for business promotion; 7.3 Housing policy; 7.4 Conclusions: the crisis and beyond -- facing new growth?; 8 Lyon: unbreakable boundaries between economic development and social integration policies; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 An aspiring competitive city-region facing increasing social inequalities; 8.3 Fostering and protecting local employment: in search of inclusive development policies; 8.4 Regulative efforts in the housing market focused on social housing; 8.5 Conclusions
  • 9 Manchester: institutional and policy innovation amidst austerity9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Institutional context: the ascent of Greater Manchester; 9.3 Shifts in urban policy; 9.4 Employment policy: City Apprenticeship; 9.5 Housing policy; 9.6 Conclusions: addressing the urban policy vacuum in housing and skills; 10 Milan: challenging the private interest government in times of austerity; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 The long cycle of urban regeneration and its impacts on access to housing; 10.3 Urban policies for economic development and good quality employment; 10.4 Conclusions; 11 Munich: the struggle to combine competitiveness and social inclusion
Control code
ocn963695678
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315687865
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)963695678

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