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24/09/2020

A new book on Cities and Communities Beyond COVID-19

How local leadership can change our future for the better

What are the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for cities and communities?  In a new book, to be published on 16 October by Bristol University Press, Professor Robin Hambleton, a Past President of EURA, suggests that local leadership can help societies recover from the pandemic and address modern societal challenges.

In the book, Cities and Communities Beyond COVID-19.Read the rest

24/09/2020

A new book: Close Ties in European Local Governance – Linking Local State and Society

As a first result of the EURA Working Group on Local State-Society Relation in Europe a book on ‘Close Ties in European Local Governance. Linking Local State and Society’ has been edited by Filipe Teles, Adam Gendźwiłł, Cristina Stănuș and H. Heinelt which was published by Palgrave Macmillan (see https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783030447939).

In September 2020 a survey started focused on the members of institutionalized local state-society relations descripted and characterized in this book.… Read the rest

22/04/2021

A new book: A Modern Guide to National Urban Policies in Europe

Edited by Karsten Zimmermann, Faculty of Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund University, Germany and Valeria Fedeli, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, DAStU-Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Written in a clear and concise style, this Modern Guide provide a timely overview and comparison of urban challenges and national urban policies in 13 European countries, addressing key issues such as housing, urban regeneration and climate change.… Read the rest