Understanding urban futures: between science and science fiction
Marvin, S 2000, 'Understanding urban futures: between science and science fiction' , Foresight, 2 (6) , pp. 453-470.
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Over the last five years, governments, think-tanks and public alike have re-focused their minds on the future development of British cities. Why are such diverse social organizations producing visions of urban futures? What kinds of techniques and tools are they using, and what are their implications? What types of city do they envision? And most significantly, what are the resonances and dissonances between the development paths they propose?
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Urban regeneration, Vision, Development.|
|Themes:||Built and Human Environment|
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology|
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Sustainable Urban and Regional Futures (SURF)
|Journal or Publication Title:||Foresight|
|Depositing User:||Institutional Repository|
|Date Deposited:||29 Jul 2011 14:38|
|Last Modified:||25 Aug 2011 10:55|
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