Object structure

Title:

Obliterating creative capital? Urban governance of creative industries in post-socialist Budapest

Subtitle:

Europa XXI 26 (2014)

Creator:

Czirfusz, Márton

Publisher:

IGiPZ PAN

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Date issued/created:

2014

Subject and Keywords:

creative city ; urban governance ; neoliberalism ; policy mobilities ; Budapest

Abstract:

One of the disguises of the entrepreneurial city reaching Eastern Europe is what is called the creativity thesis. The author first points out that the idea of the creative city / creative capital has arrived in Hungary withoutany critical voices heard. He then goes on to evaluate some of the recent urban developments in Budapest linked to the idea of creativity. The paper argues that the idea of creative capital has been translated into developmentpractices differently in the Hungarian context, which has also resulted in the obliteration of creative capital. Finally, the author underlines the importance of new perspectives in counteracting the hegemony of the creativecapital thesis.

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Relation:

Europa XXI

Volume:

26

Start page:

85

End page:

96

Resource Type:

Article

Format:

File size 0,9 MB ; application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

1429-7132 ; 10.7163/Eu21.2014.26.5

Source:

CBGiOŚ. IGiPZ PAN, call nos.: Cz.6406, Cz.6407 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Free Access

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Digitizing institution:

Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Central Library of Geography and Environmental Protection. Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization PAS

Projects co-financed by:

European Union. European Regional Development Fund ; Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure