1300 36 33 32

The city of Birmingham offers a particularly rich case study on urban regeneration as it strives to build a new city image. Positioned between decline and regeneration, the landscape of the city and its environs collages old and new, producing dramatic contrasts - of industrial and post-industrial urbanisms of crumbling brutalism and spectacular flagship developments, of Victorian housing and diverse cultural lifestyles - that compound the aesthetic and socio-economic means of regeneration. This visually exciting book also reflects upon and extends current debates about public space, cultural zoning and the futures of cities.

Buy Remaking Birmingham book by Liam Kennedy from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415288392
ISBN-10: 0415288398
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 189mm x 10mm)
Pages: 190
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Aug-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Remaking Birmingham book by Liam Kennedy and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Books By Author Liam Kennedy

Afterimages by Liam Kennedy

Afterimages

Hardback, March 2016
$71.10
Violence of the Image by Liam Kennedy

The Violence of the Image

Paperback, July 2014
$35.09
Ulster Since 1600 by Liam Kennedy

Ulster Since 1600

Hardback, November 2012
$77.36
Race and Urban Space in American Culture by Liam Kennedy

Race and Urban Space in American Culture

Hardback, June 2000
$129.60