Making space and place for knowledge production : socio-spatial development of knowledge community precincts
Yigitcanlar, Tan & Martinez-Fernandez, Cristina (2010) Making space and place for knowledge production : socio-spatial development of knowledge community precincts. In Metaxiotis, Kostas, Carrillo, Francisco, & Yigitcanlar, Tan (Eds.) Knowledge-Based Development for Cities and Societies : Integrated Multi-Level Approaches. IGI Global/Information Science Reference, Hershey, Pa, pp. 99-115.
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In the knowledge era the importance of making space and place for knowledge production is clearly understood worldwide by many city administrations that are keen on restructuring their cities as highly competitive and creative places. Consequently, knowledge-based urban development and socio-spatial development of knowledge community precincts have taken their places among the emerging agendas of the urban planning and development practice. This chapter explores these emerging issues and scrutinizes the development of knowledge community precincts that have important economic, social and cultural dimensions on the formation of competitive and creative urban regions. The chapter also sheds light on the new challenges for planning discipline, and discusses the need for and some specifics of a new planning paradigm suitable for dealing with 21st Century’s socio-economic development and urbanization problems.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||Knowledge Based Urban Development, Knowledge Economy, Knowledge Community Precinct, Knowledge Production, Socio-Spatial Development, Urban Spatial Transformation, Knowledge Worker, Knowledge Era|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING (120500) > Regional Analysis and Development (120505)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING (120500) > Urban Analysis and Development (120507)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
Past > Schools > School of Urban Development
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2010 IGI Global/Information Science Reference|
|Deposited On:||22 Nov 2010 13:01|
|Last Modified:||01 Mar 2012 00:23|
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