By Patrick Malone
City, Capital and Water offers a close account of the redevelopment of city waterfronts in 9 towns around the globe: London, Tokyo, Kobe, Osaka, Hong Kong, Sydney, Toronto, Dublin and Amsterdam.
The case experiences disguise diversified frameworks for improvement when it comes to the function of making plans, methods to financing, partnership agreements, nation sponsorship and improvement earnings. The research additionally demonstrates the results of financial globalization, deregulation, the marginalization of making plans and the manipulation of improvement approaches through estate and political interests.
Read Online or Download City, Capital and Water PDF
Similar human geography books
This attractive and available advent to geographic inspiration explores the key thinkers and key theoretical advancements within the box of human geography. Covers the total diversity of the improvement of theoretical wisdom of the sector, from historic geography to modern non-representational conception provides theories in an available demeanour throughout the author's attractive writing type Examines the impact of Darwin and Marx, the emergence of anarchist geographies, the impression of feminism, and myriad different vital our bodies of proposal Stresses the significance of geographic idea and its relevance to our realizing of what it truly is to be human, and to the folks, areas, and cultures of the area during which we are living
This e-book examines the expanding function of improvement firms in securitization tactics and argues that the hot security-development counter piracy framework is (re)shaping political geographies of piracy via selling disciplinary recommendations aimed toward the prevention and containment of gendered and racialized activities and our bodies in Somalia.
Regardless of regionalism having constructed right into a worldwide phenomenon, the eu Union (EU) continues to be as a rule awarded because the ’role-model of regionalism’ whose institutional designs and norms are followed by way of different neighborhood actors and enterprises as a part of a slightly passive ’downloading process’.
This booklet is an edited selection of essays via fourteen multicultural girls (including a number of Anglo ladies) who're doing paintings that crosses the limits of ecological and social therapeutic. the ladies are renowned teachers, writers and leaders spanning local American, Indigenous, Asian, African, Latina, Jewish and Multiracial backgrounds.
- The Power of Place (RLE Social & Cultural Geography): Bringing Together Geographical and Sociological Imaginations (Routledge Library Editions: Social and Cultural Geography)
- Place, Power, Situation and Spectacle: A Geography of Film
- Hollow and Home: A History of Self and Place
- Longing in Belonging: The Cultural Politics of Settlement
Extra info for City, Capital and Water
City, Capital and Water by Patrick Malone