By Bernhard Müller (auth.), Bernhard Müller (eds.)
Resilience is more and more changing into a catchword in present discussions approximately city and local improvement. whereas there was a powerful study specialise in sustainability, there's a lack of expertise of the tactics and components that make towns and areas extra weak and others extra resilient, for instance, while facing weather swap, demographic decline and growing older, in addition to financial crises. The German Annual of Spatial learn and coverage 2010 sheds a few mild in this via discussing examples of ways actors care for switch. at the one hand, suggestions are defined and analysed that are orientated in the direction of expanding city nearby resilience, for instance concerning strength intake, weather swap, and concrete decline. in addition, institutional facets are mentioned. however, obstacles for utilizing the idea that of resilience in making plans are defined and recommendations are made approximately the way to take care of those obstacles in strategic planning.