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Title Can neighbourhoods save the city? : community development and social innovation / edited by Frank Moulaert [and others]
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2010


Description 1 online resource (xv, 245 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Regions and cities
Regions and cities.
Contents Social innovation and community development: concepts, theories and challenges / Frank Moulaert -- Historical roots of social change : philosophies and movements / Flavia Martinelli -- ALMOLIN: how to analyse social innovation at the local level? / Sara González, Frank Moulaert and Flavia Martinelli -- Social innovation in the wake of urban movements. The Centro Sociale Leoncavallo in Milan: a case of 'flexible institutionalisation' / Andrea Membretti -- Building a shared interest. Olinda, Milan: social innovation between strategy and organisational learning / Tommaso Vitale -- How to make neighbourhoods act? The Associazione Quartieri Spagnoli in Naples / Lucia Cavola, Paola di Martino and Pasquale de Muro -- Social inclusion and exclusion in the neighbourhood of L'Epeule, Roubaix: the innovative role of the Alentour Association / Oana Ailenei and Bénédicte Lefebvre -- Arts Factory in Ferndale, South Wales : renegotiating social relations in a traditional working-class community / Sophie Donaldson and Liz Court -- The Ouseburn Trust in Newcastle: a struggle to innovate in the context of a weak local state / Sara González and Geoff Vigar -- New Deal for Communities, Newcastle: innovating neighbourhood regeneration policy in the context of a strong central government / Jon Coaffee -- Autonomy and inclusive urban governance. A case of glocal action: City Mine(d) in Brussels / Johan Moyersoen -- The end of social innovation in urban development strategies? The case of BOM in Antwerp / Frank Moulaert and Etienne Christiaens -- The limits of 'controlled modernisation': the Grätzelmanagement experience in Vienna / Andreas Novy, Elizabeth Hammer and Bernhard Leubolt -- Creatively designing urban futures: a transversal analysis of socially innovative initiatives / Flavia Martinelli, Frank Moulaert and Sara González -- Socially innovative projects, governance dynamics and urban change: between state and self-organisation / Erik Swyngedouw and Frank Moulaert
Summary Offers a look at the impact of bottom-up neighbourhood based initiatives. This book analyses and documents a variety of local urban strategies in European cities and their impact on wider urban socio-economic and political restructuring processes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Community development, Urban.
Neighborhoods -- Social aspects
Urban renewal.
Urban Renewal
urban renewal.
Community development, Urban
Neighborhoods -- Social aspects
Urban renewal
quartier (urbanisme) -- rénovation -- études diverses.
Form Electronic book
Author Moulaert, Frank.
Regional Studies Association (Seaford, England)
LC no. 2009052097
ISBN 9780203849132