New perspectives in urban change and conflict



Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books in London

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Published: Pages: 265 Downloads: 265
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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Cities and towns -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Urban policy -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Sociology, Urban -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Social change -- Congresses.,
  • Social conflict -- Congresses.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Michael Harloe.
ContributionsHarloe, Michael.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT133 .N48 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination265 p. ;
Number of Pages265
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Open LibraryOL3855687M
ISBN 10043582404X
LC Control Number81174938

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Specifically, it draws on contributions to the Technical Working Group on the Confluence of Urban Safety and Peacebuilding Practice, an informal expert network co-facilitated by the United Nations. Book Description. Planning and Conflict discusses the reasons for conflicts around urban developments and analyzes their shape in contemporary cities.

It offers an interdisciplinary framework for scholars to engage with the issue of planning conflicts, focusing on both empirical and theoretical inquiry.

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The evaluation undertaken here takes a critical stance. Conflict has been present in New perspectives in urban change and conflict book since the beginning of recorded human history and literature. Conflict first appeared in the Bible when Adam and Eve defied the will of God by eating the forbidden fruit (Lefkovitz, ).

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The field of urban analysis is characterized by the multiplicity of approaches, philosophies, and methodologies employed in the examination of urban structure and urban problems.

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Theoretical perspective Major assumptions; Functionalism: Cities serve many important functions for society but also have their dysfunctions. Functionalist theorists differ on the relative merits and disadvantages of urban life, and in particular on the degree to which a sense of community and social bonding exists within cities.

change that produces new conflicts (conflict formation); 2. change that exacerbates or intensifies an existing conflict (conflict exacerbation or, more commonly, escalation); 3. change that reduces conflict, or makes it less rather than more intense (conflict mitigation); 4.

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Functionalist theorists differ on the relative merits and disadvantages of urban life, and in particular. The case studies in Conflict in the City, drawn from cities around the world, explore the potential of local planning conflicts to challenge the rhetoric of urban democracy.

These conflicts expose some of the key political issues in the contemporary city: the multi-scalar nature of urban policies, the tension between "policing" and "politics Format: Paperback.

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Change and conflict: urban social institutions. The urban economy ; Local government and finances ; Federal urban policy ; Urban unrest and social control --Part V. Conclusion. Planning for the future of cities --Glossary --References --Index.

Other Titles: Cities, change & conflict: Responsibility: Nancy Kleniewski. This is the table of contents for the book A Primer on Social Problems (v. ). For more details on it (including licensing), click here. This book is licensed under a .Conflict not only generates new norms, new institutions, as I have pointed out elsewhere,3 it nlay be said to be stimulating directly in the economic and technological realm.

Economic historians often have pointed out that much technological improvement has resulted from the conflict activity oftrade unions through the raising ofwage levels.Chapter 15 of the and Conflict: A Political Economy of Urban Lifediscusses order and struggle arising in urban izing to this chapter.

societal order in urban countries happens because people populating in that country create certain mute regulations that they follow without even detecting.