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The Resource Rebuilding Britain : planning for a better future, Hugh Ellis & Kate Henderson

Rebuilding Britain : planning for a better future, Hugh Ellis & Kate Henderson

Label
Rebuilding Britain : planning for a better future
Title
Rebuilding Britain
Title remainder
planning for a better future
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Ellis & Kate Henderson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This unique book asks how Britain can organise itself to build a fairer and sustainable society. It explores the value to society of social town planning and offers a doorway for how planning both morally and practically can help to meet key challenges of the 21st century
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Hugh
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Henderson, Kate
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Regional planning
  • City planning
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • City planning
  • Regional planning
  • Great Britain
Label
Rebuilding Britain : planning for a better future, Hugh Ellis & Kate Henderson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-165) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • REBUILDING BRITAIN; Contents; About the authors ; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Part One. We are not a poor nation but we are badly organised; 1. How are we going to live?; What do we mean by planning?; Land and freedom; The case for change; 2. Why care about the future?; How is Britain organised?; 3. A forgotten heritage of hope ; Lessons from history; Lesson from the postwar legacy; Part Two. The lie of the land!; 4. The nature of the challenge; 5. A divided nation; The impact of welfare reform; 6. The housing crisis; Housing quality; Growth and renewal; The rural challenge
  • Social housing stigmaA lack of consensus ; 7. The climate change challenge ; Climate science; The impact of climate change in Britain; The economic cost of inaction; What is holding back progress?; Failing to mitigate; 8. Economic transformation; The North-South economic divide; Economic futures ; Can poorer regions buck the trend?; A nation without a plan; 9. A disconnected politics; 'Larger than local' planning; Neighbourhood planning; What is the value of public participation? ; Why bother engaging with planning?; 10. Practical steps to building a better society
  • 10. A fair and efficient societyA fair and efficient society; A new purpose for planning; New legal objectives; A lasting settlement; A new kind of planner; A new structure for planning; A national plan for England; The importance of international comparisons; Do we understand Britain?; A different kind of government; A nation running out of time; 11. Rebuilding trust in planning; 12. Building the homes we need; A new housing supply model; Quality versus quantity -- a false economy; 21st century Garden Cities and suburbs; Housing renewal and investment; Living in a thriving countryside
  • Meeting a full range of housing needs13. Providing a resilient and low-carbon future; Economic and social opportunities in a low carbon society; A new energy mix; Political leadership and recognition; The pivotal role of planning; A new localised energy market; Building resilience; Improving the building stock; 14. Paying for utopia; Lessons from history; The New Towns; Financing New Towns ; Paying for ongoing maintenance; Updating the financial model for new settlements; Can this work for existing places?; A new debate on land reform; Part Four. Tomorrow's pioneers
Control code
ocn892799606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (186 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322177786
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 649042
  • 22573/ctt1t502xc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892799606
Label
Rebuilding Britain : planning for a better future, Hugh Ellis & Kate Henderson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-165) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • REBUILDING BRITAIN; Contents; About the authors ; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Part One. We are not a poor nation but we are badly organised; 1. How are we going to live?; What do we mean by planning?; Land and freedom; The case for change; 2. Why care about the future?; How is Britain organised?; 3. A forgotten heritage of hope ; Lessons from history; Lesson from the postwar legacy; Part Two. The lie of the land!; 4. The nature of the challenge; 5. A divided nation; The impact of welfare reform; 6. The housing crisis; Housing quality; Growth and renewal; The rural challenge
  • Social housing stigmaA lack of consensus ; 7. The climate change challenge ; Climate science; The impact of climate change in Britain; The economic cost of inaction; What is holding back progress?; Failing to mitigate; 8. Economic transformation; The North-South economic divide; Economic futures ; Can poorer regions buck the trend?; A nation without a plan; 9. A disconnected politics; 'Larger than local' planning; Neighbourhood planning; What is the value of public participation? ; Why bother engaging with planning?; 10. Practical steps to building a better society
  • 10. A fair and efficient societyA fair and efficient society; A new purpose for planning; New legal objectives; A lasting settlement; A new kind of planner; A new structure for planning; A national plan for England; The importance of international comparisons; Do we understand Britain?; A different kind of government; A nation running out of time; 11. Rebuilding trust in planning; 12. Building the homes we need; A new housing supply model; Quality versus quantity -- a false economy; 21st century Garden Cities and suburbs; Housing renewal and investment; Living in a thriving countryside
  • Meeting a full range of housing needs13. Providing a resilient and low-carbon future; Economic and social opportunities in a low carbon society; A new energy mix; Political leadership and recognition; The pivotal role of planning; A new localised energy market; Building resilience; Improving the building stock; 14. Paying for utopia; Lessons from history; The New Towns; Financing New Towns ; Paying for ongoing maintenance; Updating the financial model for new settlements; Can this work for existing places?; A new debate on land reform; Part Four. Tomorrow's pioneers
Control code
ocn892799606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (186 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322177786
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 649042
  • 22573/ctt1t502xc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892799606

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