The Resource Events and Urban Regeneration : the Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities

Events and Urban Regeneration : the Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities

Label
Events and Urban Regeneration : the Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities
Title
Events and Urban Regeneration
Title remainder
the Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Events and Urban Regeneration is the first book to critically examine the use of events in regeneration by looking at a range of cities and a range of sporting, arts and cultural events projects. It analyzes varying theoretical perspectives to provide insight into why major events are important to contemporary cites. It examines the different ways in which events can assist regeneration, by reviewing good practice as well as problems and issues associated with this unconventional form of public policy. It identifies key issues faced by those tasked with using events to assist regeneration and
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
  • 307.3/416
  • 307.3416
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT170 .S547 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Events and Urban Regeneration : the Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Events and Urban Regeneration; Copyright Page; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of boxes; List of extended case studies; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations and acronyms; 1. An introduction to events and urban regeneration; 2. Towards a theoretical and critical understanding of event regeneration; 3. The evolution of event regeneration strategies; 4. Event venues and urban regeneration; 5. Events and the parallel physical regeneration of cities; 6. Events and social regeneration: from social impacts to social leverage
  • 7. Events and new directions for post-industrial cities8. Events and tourism development in post-industrial cities; 9. Delivering event regeneration; 10. Conclusions; Study questions; Supporting reading; Further research on the internet; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn880890884
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203136997
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26770313
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880890884
  • pebco0203136993

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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