Chapter 7. From the Socialist to the Capitalist City: Experiences from Germany

  1. Gregory Andrusz,
  2. Michael Harloe and
  3. Ivan Szelenyi
  1. Hartmut Häussermann

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470712733.ch7

Cities After Socialism: Urban and Regional Change and Conflict in Post-Socialist Societies

Cities After Socialism: Urban and Regional Change and Conflict in Post-Socialist Societies

How to Cite

Häussermann, H. (1996) From the Socialist to the Capitalist City: Experiences from Germany, in Cities After Socialism: Urban and Regional Change and Conflict in Post-Socialist Societies (eds G. Andrusz, M. Harloe and I. Szelenyi), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470712733.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557861641

Online ISBN: 9780470712733

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Keywords:

  • Germany;
  • urban development;
  • capitalist cities;
  • socialist cities;
  • industrialization

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Differences in Urban Development

  • The Guiding Principles of the ‘Socialist City’

  • The Local Power Structure

  • The Transition to a ‘Capitalist City’

  • Future Developments

  • Summary

  • Notes