Book Volume 102 2012

Contradictions of Neoliberal Planning

Cities, Policies, and Politics


ISBN: 978-90-481-8923-6 (Print) 978-90-481-8924-3 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-19

    Introduction: Contradictions of Neoliberal Urban Plannin

  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-42

    Normalising Neoliberal Planning: The Case of Malmö, Sweden

  4. Chapter

    Pages 43-59

    Neoliberal Urban Policy, Aspirational Citizenship and the Uses of Cultural Distinction

  5. Chapter

    Pages 61-77

    Contradictions in the Neoliberal Policy Instruments: What Is the Stance of the State?

  6. Chapter

    Pages 79-97

    Transnational Neoliberalisation and the Role of Supranational Trade Agreements in Local Urban Policy Implementation: The Case of the European Union

  7. Chapter

    Pages 99-116

    Neoliberal Urban Movements?: A Geography of Conflict and Mobilisation over Urban Renaissance in Antwerp, Belgium

  8. Chapter

    Pages 117-132

    Social Entrepreneurship in Urban Planning and Development in Montreal

  9. Chapter

    Pages 133-150

    Washing Their Hands of It? Auckland Cities’ Risk Management of Formerly Horticultural Land as Neoliberal Responsibilisation

  10. Chapter

    Pages 151-171

    Accumulation by Dispossession and Neoliberal Urban Planning: ‘Landing’ the Mega-Projects in Taipei

  11. Chapter

    Pages 173-204

    Neoliberalism, Shallow Dreaming and the Unyielding Apartheid City

  12. Chapter

    Pages 205-211

    Neoliberal Planning: Does It Really Exist?

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 213-217