12. Conclusions

  1. Andrea Colantonio1 and
  2. Tim Dixon2,3
  1. Andrea Colantonio1 and
  2. Tim Dixon2,3

Published Online: 10 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444329445.ch12

Urban Regeneration & Social Sustainability: Best Practice from European Cities

Urban Regeneration & Social Sustainability: Best Practice from European Cities

How to Cite

Colantonio, A. and Dixon, T. (2010) Conclusions, in Urban Regeneration & Social Sustainability: Best Practice from European Cities (eds A. Colantonio and T. Dixon), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444329445.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

    London School of Economics and Political Sciences, London, UK

  2. 2

    Oxford Institute of Sustainable Development (OISD), UK

  3. 3

    Department of Real Estate and Construction, Oxford Brookes University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    London School of Economics and Political Sciences, London, UK

  2. 2

    Oxford Institute of Sustainable Development (OISD), UK

  3. 3

    Department of Real Estate and Construction, Oxford Brookes University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 NOV 2010

Book Series:

  1. Real Estate Issues

Book Series Editors:

  1. Stephen Brown4,
  2. John Henneberry5,
  3. K. W. Chau6 and
  4. Elaine Worzala7

Series Editor Information

  1. 4

    Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, UK

  2. 5

    Department of Town & Regional Planning, University of Sheffield, UK

  3. 6

    Department of Real Estate and Construction, The University of Hong Kong, China

  4. 7

    Edward St. John Department of Real Estate, Johns Hopkins University, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405194198

Online ISBN: 9781444329445

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Keywords:

  • setting the scene - from distressed urban areas to regenerated urban areas;
  • social sustainability, and individuals, communities and societies - achieving objectives of development models;
  • critical areas for social sustainability - of local communities and neighbourhoods;
  • distressed urban areas to regenerated urban areas - promoting social sustainability fraught with difficulties;
  • factors creating distressed or deprived urban areas;
  • regeneration projects, treatment - of ethnic, immigrant communities, part of overall community;
  • socially sustainable urban regeneration policy;
  • timescales, for measuring social sustainability;
  • success of URBAN approach to policy - shift away from ‘mono-policy’ approaches to city-wide visions of regeneration;
  • best approaches and practices - implementing and monitoring social sustainability

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Setting the scene: From distressed urban areas to regenerated urban areas?

  • Socially sustainable urban regeneration policy

  • Best approaches and practices to implement and monitor social sustainability

  • Public–private partnerships and emerging urban regeneration delivery vehicles

  • The future of urban regeneration: Moving out of recession and retaining the social dimension