Good Cities, Better Lives
How Europe Discovered the Lost Art of Urbanism
|Series title:||Planning, History and Environment Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $59.95|
| Book Description: |
This book has one central theme: how, in the United Kingdom, can we create better cities and towns in which to live and work and play? What can we learn from other countries, especially our near neighbours in Europe? And, in turn, can we provide lessons for other countries facing similar dilemmas?
Urban Britain is not functioning as it should. Social inequalities and regional disparities show little sign of going away. Efforts to generate growth, and spread it to the poorer...