Culture-Led Urban Regeneration
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Culture-Led Urban Regeneration by Ronan Paddison
Book DescriptionThe idea that culture can be employed as a driver for urban economic growth has become part of the new orthodoxy by which cities seek to enhance their competitive position. Such developments reflect not only the rise to prominence of the cultural sphere in the contemporary (urban) economy, but how the meaning of culture has been redefined to include new uses in order to meet social, economic and political objectives. This significant book focuses on the ability of cultural investment to meet the rhetoric of social inclusion and the extent to which it offers sustainable solutions to the problems of the city. To this end it focuses on the meanings and practice of culture-led policy within the city and its evaluation is proposed. Paddison and Miles have edited an innovative book which presents a series of diverse case studies to challenge the 'one size fits all' model of culture-led urban regeneration - a key concern being the extent to which culture-led regeneration can genuinely fulfil the expectations that policy-makers and urban commentators have of it. This book was previously published as a special issue of Urban Studies.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415400381
(254mm x 178mm x 21mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 21-May-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ronan Paddison
Cities and Economic Change, Paperback (November 2014)
A interdisciplinary, student focused exploration of contemporary global urban economies. It covers the theoretical alongside the empirical, with boxed examples and suggested reading and websites for every chapter.
Cities and Social Change, Paperback (June 2014)
A critical analysis of the key thinkers, themes and paradigms dealing with the relationship between the built environment and urban life.
Urban Studies - Economy & Society, Hardback (December 2009)
Urban Studies comprises two four-volume sets: i) Economics and ii) Society. It maps how Urban Studies as a discipline is composed with perspectives from economics and sociology.
Urban Studies, Hardback (December 2009)» View all books by Ronan Paddison
This essential reference works maps how Urban Studies as a discipline is composed with perspectives from economics and perspectives from sociology.
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Author Biography - Ronan Paddison
Glasgow University, UK
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