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Neighbourhood Policy and Programmes

Past and Present

  • Naomi Carmon

Part of the Policy Studies Organization Series book series (PSOS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Naomi Carmon
      Pages 1-7
  3. Overviews

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
  4. National Neighborhood Programs

  5. Organizational Aspects and Implementation

  6. Empowerment of Neighborhood Residents

  7. Current Neighborhood Programs in the US

  8. Rethinking for the Future

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Susan S. Fainstein
      Pages 223-237
    3. Bernard J. Frieden, Marshall Kaplan
      Pages 238-248

About this book


This volume, comprised of original contributions by experienced urban planners and distinguished social scientists, sets forth the accumulated experience directed at improving the quality of life in our cities through neighbourhood programs. Policy issues, housing programs and job development plans, along with organizational innovations aimed at redistribution of power, are described and evaluated.


community coordination development empowerment European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) innovation Israel organization organizations participation quality quality of life Self state strategy

Editors and affiliations

  • Naomi Carmon
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Architecture and Town PlanningTechnion-Israel Institute of TechnologyIsrael

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