Cities of Europe: Changing Contexts, Local Arrangements, and the Challenge to Urban Cohesion

Cities of Europe: Changing Contexts, Local Arrangements, and the Challenge to Urban Cohesion

Editor(s): Yuri Kazepov

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

Print ISBN: 9781405121330

Online ISBN: 9780470694046

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694046

About this Book

Cities of Europe is a unique combination of book and CD-ROM examining the effects of recent socio-economic transformations on western European cities.


  • A unique combination of book and CD-ROM examining the effects of recent socio-economic transformations on western European cities.
  • Focuses on the interplay between segregation, social exclusion and governance issues in these cities.
  • Takes a comparative approach by highlighting the specifics of European cities vis-à-vis other urban contexts and analysing the intra-European differences.
  • The CD-ROM features a series of 2,000 photographs from seventeen cities (Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona, Berlin, Birmingham, Brussels, Bucharest, Helsinki, London, Milan, Naples, New York, Paris, Rotterdam, Tirana, Turin, and Utrecht).
  • Also features 126 thematic maps, interviews with established scholars, and literature reviews.
  • The book and the CD-ROM are linked through an extensive cross-referencing system.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: The Changing Concept of European Cities

  2. Part II: The Spatial Impact of Ongoing Transformation Processes

  3. Part III: Social Exclusion, Governance, and Social Cohesion in European Cities

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