Mass Housing in Europe

Multiple Faces of Development, Change and Response

Authors: Musterd, Sako

Editors: Rowlands, R., Kempen, R. van, van Kempen, Ronald (Eds.)

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Based on empirical research from 29 major postwar housing estates in 15 European cities, this collection explores mass housing experiments, examining the problems, policy responses and residents' everyday experiences in the estates in the context of change and regeneration.

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ROB ROWLANDS is Lecturer at the Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, the University of Birmingham, UK RONALD VAN KEMPEN is Professor of Urban Geography at the Urban and Regional Research Centre, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands SAKO MUSTERD is Professor of Social Geography at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands MANUEL AALBERS is Post-doctoral Researcher at the Amsterdam Institute for Metropolitan and International Development Studies, the Netherlands ELLEN VAN BECKHOVEN worked at the Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University within the RESATE project, and now works at the Municipality of Utrecht, the Netherlands GIDEON BOLT is Lecturer at the Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands BRECHTJE VAN BOXMEER worked on the RESTATE project, Utrecht University, the Netherlands KARIEN DEKKER is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology/ICS, Utrecht University, the Netherlands WOUTER VAN GENT is Researcher and doctoral student at Amsterdam Institute for Metropolitan and International Development Studies (AMIDSt), University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands ALAN MURIE is Emeritus Professor of Urban& Regional Studies at the Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, University of Birmingham, UK RICHARD SENDI is Senior Researcher at the Urban Planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia MARCELE TRIGUEIRO worked at the RESTATE project, Utrecht University, the Netherlands MA A FILIPOVI? works at the Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia HANNA SZEMZ? works at the Metropolitan Research Institute, Budapest, Hungary

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Mass Housing Estates on Different Tracks: An Introduction to the Book

    Pages 1-19

    Musterd, Sako (et al.)

  • Theories of Neighbourhood Change and Decline: Their Significance for Post-WWII Large Housing Estates in European Cities

    Pages 20-50

    Beckhoven, Ellen (et al.)

  • Resident Satisfaction in Post-WWII Housing Estates

    Pages 53-76

    Dekker, Karien (et al.)

  • Estates of Content: Regeneration and Neighbourhood Satisfaction

    Pages 77-100

    Gent, Wouter P. C.

  • A Resident’s View on Social Mix

    Pages 101-127

    Musterd, Sako

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Mass Housing in Europe
Book Subtitle
Multiple Faces of Development, Change and Response
Authors
Editors
  • R. Rowlands
  • R. van Kempen
  • Ronald van Kempen
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-27472-3
DOI
10.1057/9780230274723
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-00730-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 285
Number of Illustrations
8 b/w illustrations
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