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Author Campkin, Ben.

Title Remaking London : Decline and Regeneration in Urban Culture.

Imprint London : I.B. Tauris, 2013.

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Description 1 online resource (1 online resource (224 pages)) : illustrations (black and white).
Series International library of human geography ; 19
International library of human geography ; 19.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Contemporary urban regeneration seeks to encourage diverse, creative new neighbourhoods that are rich in economic potential. Yet the end result frequently displaces precisely those qualities, activities and communities it claims to engender. Are people best served by a preoccupation with regeneration as economic growth? In The Regeneration Game Ben Campkin provides a lucid and wide-ranging critique of contemporary regeneration. Focusing on present-day regeneration areas in London that are key to the capital's modern identity, including the site of the 2012 Olympics, the result is both a com.
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Subject Urban renewal -- England -- London.
City planning -- England -- London.
Community development -- England -- London.
London (England) -- Social conditions.
London (England) -- Economic conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Campkin, Ben. Remaking London. London : I.B. Tauris, 2013 9781780763071 1780763077 (OCoLC)824183182
ISBN 9780857722720 (electronic bk.)
0857722727 (electronic bk.)
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9781780763088 (pbk.)
1780763085 (pbk.)