Urban Policy in Practice

Synopsis

Urban Policy and Practice is a practical and critical guide to urban policy in contemporary Britain.
The book covers a range of topics including:

• Quality and consumerism in the public sector

• Community development

• Public Health

• Environmental issues

• Local intervention in the creation of skills and jobs
Case studies are drawn from housing, planning, the social services, economic development, and local government finance.
Throughout, the concern is for a clear analysis of corporate strategies, democratic control and sustainable development.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1995