An International Perspective
Planning as a discipline sometimes suffers from parochialism. As a necessarily applied practical discipline that require hands on intervention and workable solutions, leaving scholars less time to think beyond either the abstract or the problems on hand in their own countries. It is therefore of...
To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge
Catalysts for Change
Series: RTPI Library Series
Strategic Spatial Projects presents four years of case study research and theoretical discussions on strategic spatial projects in Europe and North America. It takes the position that planning is not well equipped to take on its current challenges if it is considered as only a regulatory and...
Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge
A New Context for Planning
Series: Networked Cities Series
In a clear and rewarding style, Albrechts and Mandelbaum consider the challenges that the new paradigm of the Network Society creates for Urban and Regional Planning. Chapters grouped into five themes discuss theoretical and practical perspectives on the contemporary organization of social,...
Published October 19th 2005 by Routledge
Regions in Competition?
Series: Regions and Cities
The political and economic geography of Europe is changing - the European Community is expanding its boundaries towards EFTA and is resuming a closer association with Central and Eastern European regions engaged in radical restructuring. As EC integration accelerates there is the prospect of...
Published April 25th 1995 by Routledge