Now with a new chapter on the true Olympic legacy, and the UK property collapse Britain's streets have been transformed by the construction of new property - but it's owned by private corporations, designed for profit and watched over by CCTV. Have these gleaming business districts, mega malls and gated developments led to 'regeneration', or have they intensified social divisions and made us more fearful of each other? Anna Minton aims to reveal the untested - and unwanted - urban planning that is changing not only the cities, but the nature of public space, of citizenship and of trust.
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Subtítulo: FEAR AND HAPPINESS IN THE 21TH CENTURY CITY