Place making and large estates: theory and practice

Stephen Hall and Rob Rowlands

in Restructuring large housing estates in Europe

Published by Policy Press

Published in print November 2005 | ISBN: 9781861347756
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447303237 | DOI:
Place making and large estates: theory and practice

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This chapter discusses the concept of place making in relation to large estates. It proposes an analytical framework for assessing the process of place making in large estates and considers the transition from the post-war socioeconomic paradigm in which such estates were conceived. The chapter introduces the concept of collaborative planning and elaborates on the communicative-planning theory that is often used to interpret the role of place making.

Keywords: place making; large estates; socioeconomic paradigm; collaborative planning; communicative-planning theory

Chapter.  5860 words. 

Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies

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