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Author Clements, Dave
Title The Future of Community : Reports of a Death Greatly Exaggerated
Imprint London : Pluto Press, 2008
©2008
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (208 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Who Needs Community Anyway? -- Part I In Search of Community -- 1 Faking Civil Society -- 2 A Green Unpleasant Land -- 3 Public Space: Designing-in Community -- Part II Constructing Communities -- 4 New New Urbanism -- 5 Density Versus Sprawl -- 6 Salvation by Brick? The Life and Death of British Communities -- Part III Communities in Flux -- 7 Strictly Personal: The Working Class Confi ned to Community -- 8 Virtual Communities Versus Political Realities -- 9 Minorities, Multiculturalism and the Metropolitan Experience -- 10 From Little Italy to Big America -- 11 Rio on Galway: Immigration and Ireland -- Part IV Undermining Communities -- 12 Communities on the Couch -- 13 Youthful Misbehaviour or Adult Traumas? -- 14 Parish Pump Politics -- Conclusion: A Death Greatly Exaggerated -- Contributors -- Index
A collection of short, punchy essays arguing that communities are alive and thriving, but not under government control
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Clements, Dave The Future of Community : Reports of a Death Greatly Exaggerated London : Pluto Press,c2008 9780745328171
Subject Communities.;Communities -- Political aspects
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Alt Author Donald, Alastair
Earnshaw, Martin
Williams, Austin
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