Essays about: "neoliberal planning theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words neoliberal planning theory.

  1. 1. Imagining Public Space in Smart Cities: a Visual Inquiry on the Quayside Project by Sidewalk Toronto

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Tugba Okcuoglu; [2019]
    Keywords : Smart City; Smart Urbanism; Neoliberal Planning; Public Space; Local Governance; Digitalization; Visual Theory; Architectural Representations; Sidewalk Toronto; Quayside Project;

    Abstract : Recently, the ‘Smart City’ label has emerged as a popular umbrella term for numerous projects around the world that claim to offer an enhanced urban experience, often provided in collaboration with international companies through private-public partnerships. As smart cities pledge to create long-term economic sustainability and progressive form of urban entrepreneurialism, it is getting important to highlight risks such as the reduced role of the public sector, technological dominance and data privacy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban Curation - An explorative study on understandings, roles and functions of curating practices in urban contexts

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Marthe Nehl; [2018]
    Keywords : urban curating; artistic practices; Thirdspace; urban culture; neoliberal planning theory;

    Abstract : Curating practices appear in various fields as a common practice of immaterial labour today. To ‘curate’ is an active verb that suggests ‘doing’ something. Seldom if ever are the implications of curating critically discussed outside the arts, and this provides a reason for this thesis to investigate. READ MORE

  3. 3. 'Smart Kalasatama' and the Role of Sompasauna: a case study of the redevelopment of Kalasatama, Helsinki

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anna-Riikka Kojonsaari; [2018]
    Keywords : Smart city; Neoliberal planning theory; Matter out of place; Sompasauna;

    Abstract : Smart city development is thriving, and many cities, including Helsinki, are engaging in the (re)development projects. Helsinki is developing toward smart city and in fact, was ranked in the top six smart cities in Europe in research published in 2014 by the European Parliament1. READ MORE

  4. 4. Slum at the center : participation and radical planning in Villa 31, Central Buenos Aires

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Joel Andersson; [2017]
    Keywords : Slum; Radical planning; Activist planning; Citizen participation; Slum-upgrading; Neoliberalism; Buenos Aires;

    Abstract : Citizen participation has as a planning strategy, become increasingly enveloped and is today often described as a way to deepen democracy. At the same time, there is reason to question this rhetoric as many researchers argue that these strategies does not live up to what they promise. READ MORE

  5. 5. Nyliberal stadsplanering : oxymoron eller symbios? En litteraturstudie och ideologianalys av Älvstadenprojektet i Göteborg

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Dennis Andreasson; [2017]
    Keywords : nyliberalism; nyliberalisering; planering; stadsplanering; Älvstaden; Göteborg; urbanisering; globalisering;

    Abstract : This paper attempts to describe the relationship between urban planning and neoliberalism from a landscape (architect’s) perspective. It is split into two major parts. The first one contains a literary review concerning the way in which contemporary planning theory views, discusses and criticizes neoliberal tendencies within the field. READ MORE