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  • Improvements To The Local Area
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    The Effectiveness Of Urban Renewal Strategies In The Sydenham Road Area Of Sparkbrook Identification of a QuestionSparkbrook is a typical inner city area of Birmingham; predominantly Victorian and Edwardian in character and its multi-cultural society live in a deprived district suffering from high unemployment and a generally poor quality environment. For such reasons it is part of a regeneration scheme and this investigation will assess the success of this scheme. Development of Strategy The ai...
  • Housing Discrimination And Housing Policy Analysis
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    As we look back at the history of the United States, one of our worst legacies is our poor treatment of minorities. In our country's earliest years we were importing and selling blacks into slavery, an issue that tore our country in two. Yet through trying and often tragic efforts, minority leaders have elevated the legal status of blacks. With the passing of the Civil Rights Act early this century, the 1968 signing of the Fair Housing Act, and the recent enactment of Affirmative Action, it seem...
  • Known Quartier's In Paris
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    Obviously, before answering such a question it is important to reach some definition of a quartier. Speaking to an englishman who had lived in Paris for a number of years threw some light on the issue. He loosely described a quartier as "an area with a common-thread running through it". Although undoubtedly vague this definition does convey the flexibility of the quartier concept. A 'common-thread', in this sense, could refer to any uniting characteristic a population may exhibit, the interrelat...
  • Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
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    The Lee Valley Regional Park Authority was set up in 1967 by an act of parliament to develop the areas along the Lee, many of them by then dis-used and derelict, for recreation and nature conservation. Although the idea had first been suggested twenty years earlier, the Civic Trust report published in 1964 was the catalyst for co-operation between the various authorities, and the Lee Valley Regional Park Bill received Royal Assent in December 1966. Abercrombie's 1944 Greater London Plan proposed...
  • Business And Industrial Side Of Cardiff Bay
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    Cardiff is a city steeped in history and has undergone many changes and influences over 1500 years; initially with the settlements of the Celts in 500 BC, and over many years Cardiff became a Roman Fort and Norman stronghold. In 1810 Cardiff was just a growing village of less than 2000 inhabitants surrounded by heavily tidal marshland and fed by two rivers, the Taff and the Ely. Laying closely to the south was Butetown, located in the Parish of Saint Marys. Back then, Cardiff main industry was t...
  • House Atelier Site Area
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    House in Hakone, 2000-2001 return of a Japanese spatiality The house is located in Sengokuhara, Hakone, which is the most famous hot-spring town in Japan. Since it used to be the bottom of a lake resulted from ancient volcanic activities, the somma is appreciated in a distant view from the residential area. The site is a rectangular shape of 30 m x 39 m, on which a public road is to the east, while a private walkway is to the north. House in Hakone, 2000-2001 The client, a sculptor who lived in ...
  • Tourists Versus Farmers
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    Throughout the Lake District, there are three primary arguments concerning land use, these are as follows; o Tourists versus Residents o Tourists versus Tourists o Tourists versus Farmers From the above information we can conclude that tourists are obviously not the most popular in the Lake District. The Residents have good reason to argue with the tourists, during the holiday season, and during bank holidays, incoming and outgoing tourist traffic to popular areas known as honey-pots causes traf...

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