The Post-Industrial City: Urban Challenges and Responses since 1950

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Funding source

Joint Committee for Nordic research councils for the Humanities and Social Sciences (NOS-HS)

Project Details

Funding: 16500 EUR


There are two overarching aims to the project: (i) to explore and compare the local effects of globalisation ("glocalisation") and European integration by examining a number of towns and city trajectories in the late 20th century; (ii) to explore how city authorities have perceived and responded to the socio-economic, political and technological challenges to which they have been subjected during the second half of the 20th century.

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