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The self-build experience : institutionalisation, place-making and city building

Author: W G M Salet; Camila D'Ottaviano; Stan Majoor; Daniël Bossuyt
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2020.
Series: Urban policy, planning and the built environment
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spanning multiple countries across South America, Europe and Africa, this book uses an international comparative perspective to investigate the phenomenon of self-building for low- and middle-income  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W G M Salet; Camila D'Ottaviano; Stan Majoor; Daniël Bossuyt
ISBN: 9781447348429 1447348427 1447348443 9781447348443
OCLC Number: 1129217769
Description: xxii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Self- building as a right to the city - Willem Salet, Camila D'Ottaviano, Stan Majoor and Daniel BossuytPart I: The changing decors of governanceThe institutionalisation of self-build governance: exemplifying governance relationships in Sao Paulo/Brazil/Latin America - Camila D'Ottaviano, Suzana Pasternak, Jorge Bassani and Caio Santo AmoreContested governance of housing for low- and middle-income groups in European city-regions: the pivotal role of commissioning - Willem Salet and Daniel BossuytSelf-building in contested spaces: livelihoods and productivity challenges of the urban poor in Africa - Nicky Pouw and Marina HumblotPart II: Changing housing regimesMy House, My Life Programme - Entities: two self-management experiences in the city of Sao Paulo - Camila D'Ottaviano, Adelcke Rossetto Netto, Cecilia Andrade Fiuza, Flavia Massimetti and Juliana do Amaral Costa LimaThe Solano Trindade housing occupation as an urban self-management project in metropolitan Rio de Janeiro - Luciana Correa do Lago, Fernanda Petrus and Irene de Queiroz e MelloSelf-management and the production of habitat: a case study of the Alianza Solidaria Housing Cooperative in Quito - Hernan Espinoza Riera, Andres Cevallos, Bernardo Rosero, Irina Godoy and Janaina MarxResidents' experiences and self-build models in Homeruskwartier, Almere - Daniel BossuytResidential experiences in times of shifting housing regimes in Istanbul - Zeynep Enlil and Iclal DincerExperiences of the African city: urban areas in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - Adama BelemvireImplications of self-build for the social and spatial shape of city-regions: exemplifying the cases of Sao Paulo and Amsterdam - Camila D'Ottaviano, Stan Majoor, Suzana Pasternak and Willem SaletFrom neighbourhood self-organisation to citybuilding: the case of Bathore, Kamez (Albania) - Ledio AllkjaConclusion: The normalisation of moral ownership - Willem Salet, Camila D'Ottaviano, Stan Majoor andDaniel Bossuyt
Series Title: Urban policy, planning and the built environment
Responsibility: [edited by] Willem Salet, Camila D'Ottaviano, Stan Majoor, Daniël Bossuyt ; with a foreword by Oren Yiftachel.

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"The book refreshingly treats self-construction as a right to the city. As many of the chapters show, this practice, which emerges 'from below', has become an integral, often institutionalized, part Read more...

 
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