ERIC Number: ED032465
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
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Community Development, Problems and Prospects. Proceedings of a Commonwealth Conference, University Park, Pennsylvania, March 7-9, 1965.
Buck, Roy C., Ed.; Rath, Robert A., Ed.
Conference papers on community development problems and prospects deal with needs, methods, objectives, resources, and the role of universities, with particular reference to urban areas. Concerns include deficiencies in knowledge, leadership, government, and the quality of urban life; land use and urban design; principles of economic development and redevelopment as illustrated by successes in Burlington, Vermont, and Evansville, Indiana; the costs and benefits of intergovernmental relations; intergovernmental cooperation in Pennsylvania; and cooperation among academicians, businessmen, and politicians to improve urban leadership. (ly)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, City Government, Community Development, Cost Effectiveness, Economic Development, Land Use, Leadership, Objectives, Universities, Urban Areas, Urban Planning
Center for Continuing Liberal Education, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802.
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Center for Continuing Liberal Education.
Identifiers: Indiana; Pennsylvania; Vermont