Title:

URBAN DEVELOPMENT OF CITIES IN THE 21st CENTURY IN THE CONTEXT OF THEORY OF AGING

Creator:

Labus, Agnieszka

Abstract:

This paper refers to the attempt to explain the processes of societies aging through a combination of research practice and theory. Cities wishing to pursue the idea of sustainable development should respond to the new challenges they face, includ- ing the society aging. The aim of the author is to identify the main directions of urban development in the twenty-first cen- tury in relation to the theory of aging which originated from various scientific disciplines.

Keywords:

society aging ; land use planning ; spatial development ; city planning ; urban renewal ; demographic theories ; sociological theories ; economic theories

Date:

2013

Format:

application/pdf

Language:

eng

Licence:

CC-BY 3.0