By Margaret Cowell
The past due Nineteen Seventies and Eighties observed a strategy of mass factory closures in towns and areas around the Midwest of the USA. What occurred next as leaders reacted to the scoop of every plant closure and to the wider deindustrialization development that emerged in this period of time is the most topic of this book.
It shows how leaders in 8 metropolitan components dealing with deindustrialization strived for adaptive resilience through the use of financial improvement coverage. the original attributes of every quarter - asset bases, modes of governance, civic means, management characteristics, and exterior elements - encouraged the responses hired and the results accomplished. utilizing adaptive resilience as a lens, Margaret Cowell provides an intensive knowing of ways and why areas diverse of their skills to answer deindustrialization.
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Dealing with Deindustrialization: Adaptive Resilience in American Midwestern Regions (Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design) by Margaret Cowell