Engines of Ideology

Urban Renewal in Rostock, Germany 1990-2000

By Susan Mazur-Stommen

An ethnography of the practices of urban planners, politicians, and other community actors in Rostock, this book explores the relationship between ideology and specific architectural forms, the role of revitalization programs with external funding in this process, and possible conclusions regarding the future of other small cities in the Baltic region.

240 pages

Publication Date: 3/24/2005
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783825868925