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The slow death of great cities? : urban abandonment or urban renaissance

Power, Anne and Mumford, Karen (1999) The slow death of great cities? : urban abandonment or urban renaissance. York Publishing Services - Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 9781902633114

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This report examines four inner neighbourhoods in two northern cities that suffer from low demand, incipient abandonment and severe depopulation. It attempts to uncover the causes of abandonment, describe the struggle of those living through the experience and assess attempted remedies.

Item Type: Book
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Additional Information: © 1999 York Publishing Services
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Sets: Departments > Social Policy
Research centres and groups > LSE Housing
Research centres and groups > Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
Research centres and groups > Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE)
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2008 15:16
Last Modified: 01 Oct 2010 09:04

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