Contents: Frank Eckardt: The City and the Region. Introduction – Sako Musterd: The Rise of the Urban Network Region;
Characteristics, Conditions and Policies – Jefferey M. Sellers: Growth Management: The Europeanization of a US City Region?
– Tom Nielsen: H-City - Denmark as one urban system – Ingo Dallgahs: City and Region the Structurational Way. An Agency-based
View of the City-Region – Rémi Dormois: Building an urban planning capacity at large scale. Example of Nantes - Saint-Nazaire
metropolitan area – Petrakos George/Sotiris Pavleas/Angela Anagnostou: The Greek urban system: concentration or deconcentration,
and estimation of metropolitan concentration – Frank Eckardt: Towards a Peripheral Society? Research Results on the Life Style
in an East-German Region – Monika Krause: The City and its Borders: Some implications of the globalization of migration control
for urban social space – Giorgos Kandylis: Urbanization of the Region or Regionalization of the City? Immigrants and urban
development in Thessaloniki – Michael Janoschka: Melting Pot or Fragmented urban regions? Social and Spatial implications
of the ‘two migrations’ to Spanish city regions – Robert Grimm: Parallel Spaces Besunce – Markus Beier/Antje Matern: Shaping
Regional Governance in Metropolitan Regions - The Role of Spatial Planning – Alain Thierstein/Thomas Held/Simone Gabi: «City
of Regions» - Improving Territorial governance in the Zurich «Glatttal-Stadt» – Jussi Kulonpalo: New Forms of Urban Governance
in European Cities: Focusing on Cultural Policies.