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The Resource Justice and fairness in the city : a multi-disciplinary approach to 'ordinary' cities, edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell

Justice and fairness in the city : a multi-disciplinary approach to 'ordinary' cities, edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell

Label
Justice and fairness in the city : a multi-disciplinary approach to 'ordinary' cities
Title
Justice and fairness in the city
Title remainder
a multi-disciplinary approach to 'ordinary' cities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the theory and practice of justice in and of the city through a multi-disciplinary collaboration, which draws on a wide range of expertise. It will be a valuable resource for academic researchers and students across a range of disciplines including urban and environmental studies
Cataloging source
CDX
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davoudi, Simin
  • Bell, Derek
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social justice
  • Municipal government
  • Fairness
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Fairness
  • Municipal government
  • Social justice
  • Great Britain
  • Öffentlicher Raum
  • Stadtforschung
  • Urbanität
  • Fairness
  • Soziale Gerechtigkeit
  • Stadtverwaltung
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Label
Justice and fairness in the city : a multi-disciplinary approach to 'ordinary' cities, edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • JUSTICE AND FAIRNESS IN THE CITY; Contents; List of tables and figures; Tables; Figures; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Foreword ; 1. Understanding justice and fairness in and of the city; Introduction; Justice and fairness: liberal formulations and critical alternatives; Justice in and of the city; An ordinary city: Newcastle upon Tyne; The outline of the book; Section 1. Local environmental justice; 2. Urban greenspace and environmental justice claims; Introduction; Greenspace as an environmental 'good'; Greenspace in Newcastle city; Newcastle's greenspace: fair or unfair?; Concluding remarks
  • 3. The school in the city; Introduction; Challenges and consequences; The city school as part of the solution not part of the problem; Conclusions: minimising the ills of the school in the city and making it a force for good; 4. Transport poverty and urban mobility; Introduction; Conceptualising mobility justice and transport poverty; Dimensions of transport poverty; Conclusion; 5. Food justice and the city; Introduction; What is food justice?; Newcastle: the potential and problems of food justice in practice; Concluding comments
  • Section 2. Spatial justice and the right to the city; 6. Fit and miss-fit: the global spread of urban spatial injustice; Introduction; Conceptualising urban injustice in Newcastle and Delhi; Conclusions; 7. Toonsformation: skateboarders' renegotiation of city rights; Introduction; The production of space and city rights; Urban sports activists: spatial representations and practices of skateboarders; Changing city roles and uses: the transformation of Newcastle; Skaters' right to change space; Concluding observations; 8. Young people and their experience of place in the city; Introduction
  • Theoretical context; Case studies; Case study one: 'growing places' project; Case study two: 'NE6 Voice' project; Policy and practice; Conclusion; Section 3. Participation, procedural fairness and local decision making; 9. Public perceptions of unfairness in urban planning; Introduction; Perceptions of unfairness, the Newcastle Fairness Commission and the planning system; Why the public often perceive a decision to grant planning permission for a LULU as unfair; Unfairness and 'public concern'; How the structure of the planning process can exacerbate public perceptions of unfairness
  • The tools available to developers, the local planning authority and planning decision makers to address inherent planning system weaknesses causing the perception of unfairness; One local authority's attempt to address LULU-related challenges; Concluding remarks; 10. The importance of the past: cultural legacy and making fairness real; Introduction; The political context in Newcastle; Newcastle's Fairness Commission and the promotion of liberal values; Introducing Cherry Tree View; Context for the decision; The decision-making process; The role of policy in making justice accountable
Control code
ocn949850799
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447323372
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 913518
  • 22573/ctt1t6x6j4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)949850799
Label
Justice and fairness in the city : a multi-disciplinary approach to 'ordinary' cities, edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • JUSTICE AND FAIRNESS IN THE CITY; Contents; List of tables and figures; Tables; Figures; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Foreword ; 1. Understanding justice and fairness in and of the city; Introduction; Justice and fairness: liberal formulations and critical alternatives; Justice in and of the city; An ordinary city: Newcastle upon Tyne; The outline of the book; Section 1. Local environmental justice; 2. Urban greenspace and environmental justice claims; Introduction; Greenspace as an environmental 'good'; Greenspace in Newcastle city; Newcastle's greenspace: fair or unfair?; Concluding remarks
  • 3. The school in the city; Introduction; Challenges and consequences; The city school as part of the solution not part of the problem; Conclusions: minimising the ills of the school in the city and making it a force for good; 4. Transport poverty and urban mobility; Introduction; Conceptualising mobility justice and transport poverty; Dimensions of transport poverty; Conclusion; 5. Food justice and the city; Introduction; What is food justice?; Newcastle: the potential and problems of food justice in practice; Concluding comments
  • Section 2. Spatial justice and the right to the city; 6. Fit and miss-fit: the global spread of urban spatial injustice; Introduction; Conceptualising urban injustice in Newcastle and Delhi; Conclusions; 7. Toonsformation: skateboarders' renegotiation of city rights; Introduction; The production of space and city rights; Urban sports activists: spatial representations and practices of skateboarders; Changing city roles and uses: the transformation of Newcastle; Skaters' right to change space; Concluding observations; 8. Young people and their experience of place in the city; Introduction
  • Theoretical context; Case studies; Case study one: 'growing places' project; Case study two: 'NE6 Voice' project; Policy and practice; Conclusion; Section 3. Participation, procedural fairness and local decision making; 9. Public perceptions of unfairness in urban planning; Introduction; Perceptions of unfairness, the Newcastle Fairness Commission and the planning system; Why the public often perceive a decision to grant planning permission for a LULU as unfair; Unfairness and 'public concern'; How the structure of the planning process can exacerbate public perceptions of unfairness
  • The tools available to developers, the local planning authority and planning decision makers to address inherent planning system weaknesses causing the perception of unfairness; One local authority's attempt to address LULU-related challenges; Concluding remarks; 10. The importance of the past: cultural legacy and making fairness real; Introduction; The political context in Newcastle; Newcastle's Fairness Commission and the promotion of liberal values; Introducing Cherry Tree View; Context for the decision; The decision-making process; The role of policy in making justice accountable
Control code
ocn949850799
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447323372
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 913518
  • 22573/ctt1t6x6j4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)949850799

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