Chapter 5. Decline and Sprawl: Urban Sprawl is not Confined to Expanding City Regions

  1. Chris Couch,
  2. Lila Leontidou and
  3. Gerhard Petschel-Held
  1. Henning Nuissl,
  2. Dieter Rink,
  3. Chris Couch and
  4. Couch Karecha

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692066.ch5

Urban Sprawl in Europe: Landscapes, Land-Use Change & Policy

Urban Sprawl in Europe: Landscapes, Land-Use Change & Policy

How to Cite

Nuissl, H., Rink, D., Couch, C. and Karecha, C. (2007) Decline and Sprawl: Urban Sprawl is not Confined to Expanding City Regions, in Urban Sprawl in Europe: Landscapes, Land-Use Change & Policy (eds C. Couch, L. Leontidou and G. Petschel-Held), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692066.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139175

Online ISBN: 9780470692066

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Keywords:

  • urban sprawl;
  • urban decline;
  • London;
  • Britain;
  • Germany

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Sprawl in the Context of Urban Decline

  • Trends in Urban Sprawl in Britain and Germany

  • The Two Cases

  • Comparisons Between Liverpool and Leipzig

  • Conclusions

  • Notes

  • References