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Creative Economies, Creative Communities: Rethinking Place, by Saskia Warren,Phil Jones

By Saskia Warren,Phil Jones

Investigating how humans and areas are attached into the artistic financial system, this quantity takes a holistic view of the intersections among neighborhood, coverage and perform and the way they're co-constituted. The position of the artistic financial system and broader cultural coverage inside of neighborhood improvement is problematised and, in an important addition to paintings during this quarter, the idea that of ’place’ varieties a key pass slicing subject. It brings jointly case reports from the eu Union throughout city, rural and coastal parts, besides examples from the constructing international, to discover tensions in common and regionally-specific matters. Empirically-based and theoretically-informed, this assortment is of specific curiosity to lecturers, postgraduates, coverage makers and practitioners inside geography, city and local experiences, cultural coverage and the cultural/creative industries.

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