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The Resource Sustainable London? : the future of a global city, Rob Imrie and Loretta Lees

Sustainable London? : the future of a global city, Rob Imrie and Loretta Lees

Label
Sustainable London? : the future of a global city
Title
Sustainable London?
Title remainder
the future of a global city
Statement of responsibility
Rob Imrie and Loretta Lees
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the rise of sustainable development policies in London by international authors. Essential reading for urban practitioners and policy makers, and students in social, urban and environmental geography, sociology and urban studies
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Imrie, Rob
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Lees, Loretta
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  • Cities and towns
  • City planning
  • Urban policy
  • Urbanization
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Cities and towns
  • City planning
  • Urban policy
  • Urbanization
  • England
Label
Sustainable London? : the future of a global city, Rob Imrie and Loretta Lees
Instantiates
Publication
Note
9. From supermarkets to community building: Tesco PLC, sustainable place-making and urban regeneration
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • SUSTAINABLE LONDON?; Contents; List of tables, figures and boxes; Tables; Figures; Boxes; Acknowledgements; Notes on the editors and contributors; Editors; Contributors; Preface; Foreword; 1. London's future and sustainable city building; Introduction; London and sustainable development discourse; London's un-sustainment and the significance of re-directive practice; The collection; References; 2. Privatising London ; Introduction; References; 3. Just Space: towards a just, sustainable London; Origins of Just Space; Resources and organisation; The London Plan; Issues raised by Just Space
  • Regeneration policyRent levels in 'affordable' housing; Link with the local level; Community and regeneration; Neighbourhood planning; Community planning networks; Economies of London; Challenges and prospects for London; References; 4. Sustainable governance and planning in London; Introduction; Framing the future growth of London; Imagining and governing a sustainable global city; Governing sustainable development; Governing sustainable growth at the local level; A sustainable future for London; References
  • 5. Privatisation, managerialism and the changing politics of sustainability planning in LondonIntroduction; Governing sustainability, privatisation and the changing nature of the state; Planning for sustainability and the emergence of a London model; The coming of the Private Finance Initiative to London; PFI in London and the restructuring of the welfare state; The future of sustainability governance in London and the disruptions of democracy; Conclusion; References; 6. Sustaining a global city at work: resilient geographies of a migrant division of labour; Introduction
  • 'The migrant division of labour': from boom to bustTransnational geographies of the migrant division of labour during recession in London; Surviving the migrant division of labour during recession in London; Conclusion: sustainable London, sustainable migration?; References; 7. Sustaining London's welfare in an age of austerity; Introduction; Scale and distribution of benefits; Nature and impact of government welfare cuts; Current structure of welfare expenditure and the incidence of benefits by region; The Coalition government's welfare cuts; Cuts to Housing Benefit; Welfare benefit cap
  • Council Tax BenefitSummary and conclusion; References; 8. The death of sustainable communities in London?; Social sustainability and social mixing; Top-down social sustainability: mixed communities policy in London; Displacement from the Heygate Estate in Southwark; The turn away from mixed communities policy in London; Bottom-up fight for social sustainability: the case of the Southwark Notes Archive Group9; Inner London is damned if they do mixed communities policy and damned if they don't ... ; References
Control code
ocn892799585
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447310617
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1812240
  • 22573/ctt1t5022f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892799585
Label
Sustainable London? : the future of a global city, Rob Imrie and Loretta Lees
Publication
Note
9. From supermarkets to community building: Tesco PLC, sustainable place-making and urban regeneration
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • SUSTAINABLE LONDON?; Contents; List of tables, figures and boxes; Tables; Figures; Boxes; Acknowledgements; Notes on the editors and contributors; Editors; Contributors; Preface; Foreword; 1. London's future and sustainable city building; Introduction; London and sustainable development discourse; London's un-sustainment and the significance of re-directive practice; The collection; References; 2. Privatising London ; Introduction; References; 3. Just Space: towards a just, sustainable London; Origins of Just Space; Resources and organisation; The London Plan; Issues raised by Just Space
  • Regeneration policyRent levels in 'affordable' housing; Link with the local level; Community and regeneration; Neighbourhood planning; Community planning networks; Economies of London; Challenges and prospects for London; References; 4. Sustainable governance and planning in London; Introduction; Framing the future growth of London; Imagining and governing a sustainable global city; Governing sustainable development; Governing sustainable growth at the local level; A sustainable future for London; References
  • 5. Privatisation, managerialism and the changing politics of sustainability planning in LondonIntroduction; Governing sustainability, privatisation and the changing nature of the state; Planning for sustainability and the emergence of a London model; The coming of the Private Finance Initiative to London; PFI in London and the restructuring of the welfare state; The future of sustainability governance in London and the disruptions of democracy; Conclusion; References; 6. Sustaining a global city at work: resilient geographies of a migrant division of labour; Introduction
  • 'The migrant division of labour': from boom to bustTransnational geographies of the migrant division of labour during recession in London; Surviving the migrant division of labour during recession in London; Conclusion: sustainable London, sustainable migration?; References; 7. Sustaining London's welfare in an age of austerity; Introduction; Scale and distribution of benefits; Nature and impact of government welfare cuts; Current structure of welfare expenditure and the incidence of benefits by region; The Coalition government's welfare cuts; Cuts to Housing Benefit; Welfare benefit cap
  • Council Tax BenefitSummary and conclusion; References; 8. The death of sustainable communities in London?; Social sustainability and social mixing; Top-down social sustainability: mixed communities policy in London; Displacement from the Heygate Estate in Southwark; The turn away from mixed communities policy in London; Bottom-up fight for social sustainability: the case of the Southwark Notes Archive Group9; Inner London is damned if they do mixed communities policy and damned if they don't ... ; References
Control code
ocn892799585
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447310617
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1812240
  • 22573/ctt1t5022f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892799585

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