Essays Tagged: "Urban planning"

Casino

ts and the community is not going into the local businesses, butinstead the casino. Robert Goodman, Urban Planning professor states: "Newly openedcasinos suck money out of the local economy, away from ...

(2 pages) 121 1 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Acient city of Athens Greece. This report is about how the city of Athens originated, how urbanization took place and monuments that arose.

site has been inhibited for over 5000 years. It is one of the first cities to display some form of urban planning structure. The city was built in central Greece which has an geographical environment ... ve become of the Greek culture and should remain there for generations to come reminding us of what urbanization was like before our time.

(7 pages) 121 1 4.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

How casinos work and how they benefit the enconomy.

ts and the community is not going into the local businesses, butinstead the casino. Robert Goodman, Urban Planning professor states"Newly openedcasinos suck money out of the local economy, away from e ...

(5 pages) 114 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Sprawl .

lined to write a mostly negative response. However, after researching sprawl and more specifically, urban planning and public policy, my opinions began to shift. I clearly stated shift, and not change ... as "www.sprawl-busters.com". On this site, you can see several examples of community action against urban development. The residents of these communities refuse to innovate and appear to target Wal-Ma ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Roles of an advertising agency.

lients' businesses.The following are the departments of an advertising agency:1. Account Handling2. Planning Department3. Creative Department4. Media Department5. Production DepartmentAccount Handlers ... uch as attending meetings, writing reports and generally liaising between the client and the agency.Planning DepartmentThe role of planning is a comparatively new function within the advertising agenc ...

(3 pages) 112 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Arugment Essay: Immigration

n public transport, resource recycling and alternative energy sources, as well as new approaches to urban and regional planning. The focus should be on the environmentally damaging activities millions ... nd abundant natural resources has created for generations the development of far-sighted energy and urban development policies. According to the article by Magana et al "About 50 per cent of household ...

(5 pages) 553 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Roman Townhouses and Apartments - the Curiae and Domae

en the living layouts of the wealthy ancient Romans and today's society of elite. Various facets of urban planning and residential development are still present today, albeit with some differences.In ... seller gets the sale. Modern shops are--in comparison--far more civil and cleaner. Nonetheless, the urban marketplace has something for which to be desired.However, the poor of Rome did not live as ha ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

SIngapore very good essay

ions. Foreign investors can leverage on Singapore's strengths to capture opportunities in the regionUrban dynamicsLike other big cities with limited land areas, Singapore decided to build up rather th ... ades. Due to the increase of the population of Singapore city because of the pull and push factors. Urban sprawl is a major problem. Urban consolidation is used as a solution to this problem and has b ...

(3 pages) 93 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

City Council - State and Local Political Process.

s meeting about some possible problems they could encounter by allowing universities to move in.The Planning Advisory Commission considered this text amendment at their meeting on December 6, 2006. At ... ry Commission considered this text amendment at their meeting on December 6, 2006. At this time the Planning Advisory Commission recommended this text change to be approved. The Planning Department al ...

(4 pages) 38 1 4.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Caste System Influnce In Indian Urban Planning

ior Town Planner, Municipal Corporation of Jaipur "Influence of Caste System and Religion in Indian Urban Planning" Mr. Rajbanshi started by noting that the caste system is more prevalen ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

City of Richmond Proposal

king and reviewed by the city council. Consultant will prepare and complete reports needed for city planning and environmental review. (3)4. Coordination of Public Meetings and HearingsConsulting team ... n review after City actions on the other required entitlements. Consultant would be responsible for Planning Commission's architectural review of the proposed building architecture and site plan if ap ...

(14 pages) 101 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Urbanization Trends

Urbanization TrendsWhen an American thinks of an urbanized area they think of lots of people, tall b ... streets and sidewalks, water and sewage systems and so forth. This may be the case in middle class urban areas; however, urbanized areas in the poorest countries of the world are quite different. Afr ... of the poorest countries, suffers from a shortage of infrastructure causing slum-like conditions in urban areas. According to White D. (2006) "Almost 72 per cent of its urban residents, it calculates, ...

(2 pages) 64 2 3.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The importance of community pl

e changed, and would improve the looks, functionality, and enjoyability of a town.A modern trend in urban America is the abandonment of downtown centers. These areas need not be lost. They are extreme ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Geography examine the reasons for inner city init

al quality.The Government also set up programmes which would help these aims to be met, such as the Urban Development Corporations (e.g. LDDC London Docklands Development Corporation) and the availabi ... orporations (e.g. LDDC London Docklands Development Corporation) and the availability of grants for urban development.The inner cities had many problems all of which linked together to form a less aff ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Environmental Psychology

ween people and their surroundings. This can be divided into many fields of study, such as city and urban planning, where the building of communities and rebuilding of urban areas relies on psychologi ... ental psychology draws on a great deal of disciplines, from anthropology, history and sociology, to urban design, geography and architecture in order to help bridge the gap between a human being and h ...

(3 pages) 77 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Urban Policy Paper

are not pleased with most of those intermediary steps, thereby having Smart Growth advocates among urban planners, Government officials, real estate developers, as well as environmentalists to focus ... chard Riley, "Intricacies of political Short Sightedness"Journal of Political Planning, 2007, pp 243Urban Land Institute. Smart growth: Myth and fact. Washington,DC: Author 1999Whoriskey, P. Space for ...

(6 pages) 488 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

What is Environmental Psychology

ween people and their surroundings. This can be divided into many fields of study, such as city and urban planning, where the building of communities and rebuilding of urban areas relies on psychologi ... ental psychology draws on a great deal of disciplines, from anthropology, history and sociology, to urban design, geography and architecture in order to help bridge the gap between a human being and h ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Dec/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Urban Development and Politics

Charles BarnesUrban Development and PoliticsReaction Essay 10 As our Urban Development and Politics class comes to ... readings bring together all of previous weeks into a "how-to" discussion. This week focused on the urban/economic development practitioners and question of how to put policy into practice. Each autho ... to practice. Each author gives a specific lesson on what to keep in mind when entering the field of urban development. Herbert Rubin (1988) discusses, through interviews of a variety of planners, how ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies