Journal Article
Morphological Change Through Residential Redevelopment: Detroit, 1951-2000

This study examines the morphological changes that occur when residential redevelopment takes place in severely deteriorated inner-city areas. Six large redevelopments completed between 1990 and 2000 in Detroit, Michigan, USA are examined. Seven morphological characteristics of the new housing are compared with those of the housing that existed in 1951.

Title
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsRyan BD
JournalUrban Morphology
Volume10
Issue1
Date Published02/2006
ISSN1027-4278
Abstract

This study examines the morphological changes that occur when residential redevelopment takes place in severely deteriorated inner-city areas. Six large redevelopments completed between 1990 and 2000 in Detroit, Michigan, USA are examined. Seven morphological characteristics of the new housing are compared with those of the housing that existed in 1951.