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Urban and Landscape Perspectives

Social Movements and Public Policies in Southern European Cities

Editors: Fregolent, Laura, Nel·lo, Oriol (Eds.)

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  • Discusses the role of citizens in influencing policy making
  • Unique approach of analyzing urban movements and their relation to public policies
  • Contributions from leading scholars in the field
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The book analyzes the impact of urban movements on government and public policies in a context of rapid urban transformations, public policy crises and increasing social inequalities. The essays show how the impact of the movements is increasing and has effects both in the orientation of the policies, as in their form of management and its effects. The authors are leading scholars from universities and research centers in Spain, Italy, Portugal, France, Germany and the United Kingdom.

About the authors

Laura Fregolent. Architect and urban planner. Department of Architecture and Arts, Università Iuav di Venezia. Co-Director Archivio di Studi Urbani e Regionali. Author: Conflitti e territorio (Milano, FrancoAngeli, 2014); Città e politiche in tempi di crisi, (Milano, FrancoAngeli, 2014); Growing Compact (Milano, FrancoAngeli, 2016).

Oriol Nel·lo. Geographer. Department of Geography, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. President, Advisory Committee Barcelona’s Pla de Barris (Neighborhood Plan). Author: La ciudad en movimiento (Madrid, Díaz & Pons, 2015), Cities in the 21st Century (New York, Routledge, 2016, with R. Mele), Barrios y Crisis. Crisis económica, segregación urbana e innovación social en Cataluña (Valencia, Tirant lo Blanch, 2018, with I. Blanco).


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Introduction: Social Change, Political Discontent, and Urban Movements in Southern European Cities

    Pages 1-11

    Fregolent, Laura (et al.)

  • Urban Movements and the Challenges of the European City

    Pages 15-32

    Nel·lo, Oriol

  • From Protest to Program Berlin’s Anti-gentrification-Movement Since Reunification

    Pages 33-52

    Holm, Andrej

  • Making Sense of (New) Social Mobilisations, Conflicts and Contention in the Tourist City: A Typology

    Pages 53-74

    Colomb, Claire (et al.)

  • The City, Local Conflicts and Public Policies

    Pages 75-88

    Indovina, Francesco

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-52754-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-52753-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Movements and Public Policies in Southern European Cities
Editors
  • Laura Fregolent
  • Oriol Nel·lo
Series Title
Urban and Landscape Perspectives
Series Volume
21
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-52754-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-52754-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-52753-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 179
Number of Illustrations
3 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
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