Making Cities Work: The Dynamics Of Urban Innovation: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Making Cities Work: The Dynamics Of Urban Innovation

1st Edition

Edited by David Morley


276 pages

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This book is an outcome of the conference 'Urban Innovation: Working Solutions to the Problems of Human Settlement' held in 1977. It focuses on urban innovations as working alternatives that reflect an institutional capacity to adapt complex human systems in response to basic environmental change.

Table of Contents

1. Urban Innovation: An Introduction Part One: Perspectives on the Innovation Process 2. Framing and Reframing the Problems of Cities 3. Networking and Innovation 4. The lnstitutional Context of Innovation 5. Innovation as a Participative Process Part Two: Directions in Urban Innovation 6. Innovation and Metropolitan Government 7. The Energy Problem and Urban Innovation 8. Appropriate Innovation in Third World Cities

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General