(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

A smooth ride ? From industrial to creative urbanism in Oshawa, Ontario

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

(1) Dep. Geography, Univ. British Columbia, Vancouver, CANADA


Through analysis of policy documents and key informant interviews related to the establishment of a new university in Oshawa, the case study seeks to challenge the relationship that is assumed to exist between universities and local economic development. Planners and policymakers that mistake the complexities of economic restructuring for a smooth "urban transition" put the cities at risk of creating new problems out of efforts to improve local conditions


Article of periodic

published at : International journal of urban and regional research / ISSN 0309-1317

Editor : Blackwell, Oxford ; Blackwell, Cambridge, MA - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 37, no5 [pp. 1766-1784]

Bibliographic references : 4 p.

Collation : 1 fig., 1 tabl.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 22290

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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1111/j.1468-2427.2012.01196.x

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