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EUROPA XXI vol. 21  ENVIRONMENTAL AND INFRASTRUCTURAL NETWORKS
Warszawa 2010


Author

  Title  
       
TOMASZ KOMORNICKI,
PIOTR ROSIK,
PRZEMYSŁAW ŚLESZYŃSKI,
WOJCIECH POMIANOWSKI 
  How can we measure spatial accessibility
of the territory of Poland?     —     5
 
       
VIKTOR KVETON,
MIROSLAV MARADA 
  Analysis of public and individual transportation in Czechia: Spatial differentiation and conditional factors     —     19  
       
IGOR IVAN,
TOMÁŠ BORUTA 
  Quantitative and qualitative evaluation of public transport supply in rural regionscase study of Jeseník region     —     31  
       
SILVIE KUCEROVÁ,
ZDENEK KUCERA,
PAVEL CHROMÝ
  An elementary school in networks: Contribution to geography of education     —     47  
       
MELINDA SMAHÓ   Inter universities cooperationsin the Austrian-Hungarian border region      —       63  
       
MARCIN KOZIEŁ,
WIACZESŁAW MICHALCZUK,
WŁODZIMIERZ JĘDRZEJEWSKI,
MARCIN GÓRNY 
  Protection of ecological corridors in spatial planning documents in Poland implementation problems      —      77  
       
WIOLETTA KAŁAMUCKA    River valleys as elements of the system of protected
areas in the Lublin Administrative District      —      91
 
       
TOMÁŠ SEIDL,
PAVEL CHROMÝ
  Environmental conservation in military training areas—source of spatial confl icts?       —       103  
       
WOJCIECH JARCZEWSKI,
MICHAŁ KURYŁO
  Regeneration of post-military areas in Poland      —     117  
       
ROMAN SZUL   The game of pipelines. Opinions on projects of pipelines in european newspapers      —     135  
       
CARMEN BEATRICE PAUNA,
DALINA MARIA ANDREI 
  European regional integration. Case study of Romania      —      145  
       
WOJCIECH JARCZEWSKI   Regional Observatories of Development Policy as a tool for monitoring the effi ciency of the cohesion policy     —     155  
       

 

EUROPA XXI vol. 20 EUROPEAN UNION EXTERNAL AND INTERNAL BORDERS – INTERACTIONS AND NETWORKS
Warszawa 2010
         
Author     Title  
         
EXTERNAL BORDER – TOWARDS NEW BARRIERS FOR INTERACTIONS?
         
TOMASZ KOMORNICKI      Flows of persons and goods across the Polish segment of the outer boundary of the European Union—results of a research project     —       9  
         
RAFAŁ WIŚNIEWSKI     The intensity and the structure of the cross-border traffic at the eastern boundary of Poland on the basis of a fi eld study      —      31  
         
BARBARA SZEJGIEC      Foreign trade commodity fl ows across the eastern
boundary of Poland     —     45
 
         
TADEUSZ PALMOWSKI     Selected problems on Polish-Russian cross-border cooperation based on the example of the Vistula Lagoon      —       55  
         
SERGEJ ARTEMENKO      Belarusian-Polish trans-boundary regional cooperation: factors and problems of development      —      65  
         
ANDRZEJ MISZCZUK     The Polish-Ukrainian border as a methodological, cognitive and applicational Challenge      —       75  
         
SVITLANA PYSARENKO,
IRYNA NASLIDNYK
    The International Conditions of Ukrainian-Polish Cross-Border Cooperation       —       89  
         
         
MAREK WIĘCKOWSKI     Specifi c features of development of tourism within the areas neighbouring upon the Polish eastern border        —       101  
         
INTERNAL BORDER – TOWARDS NEW CHALLENGES FOR CO-OPERATION?  
         
SYLWIA DOŁZBŁASZ,
ANDRZEJ RACZYK
    Relationships between actors of transborder co-operation Polish-German borderland case study       —       119  
         
ALEXANDER TÖLLE     Networking in a transnational cooperation space—the case of the Oder Partnership    —        131  
         
JULIANE MATHEY,
SYLKE STUTZRIEMER
    Landscape and nature protection in the Czech-German-Polish mining and industrial border region—development
and perspectives      —     145
 
         
DANIEL MICHNIAK     Accessibility of selected boundary regions in Slovakia     —      161  

 

EUROPA XXI vol. 19  EUROPEAN URBAN SYSTEM: METROPOLIZATION AND NETWORKING
Warszawa 2009
       

Author
 
Title
 
       
GIANCARLO COTELLA   Editorial. The role of networks and clusters in urban and regional development      —      5  
       
URBAN AREAS AND NETWORKS IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM
       
CRISTIANA ROSSIGNOLO   Urban networks in Europe: policies, practices, outcomes      —     11  
       
SVITLANA PYSARENKO   Role of metropolisation in the formation of the globalized Regions     —      21  
       
MIROSŁAW GROCHOWSKI   Cooperation and networking in metropolitan areas from community of problems to  community of common interests in the Warsaw Metropolitan Area       —      31  
       
AGNIESZKA CIEŚLA    “Shrinking city” – term to be verifi ed?     —     45  
       
ZBIGNIEW MAKIEŁA,
AGNIESZKA SOBALA-GWOSDZ
   The infl uence of metropolitan areas on regional development. Rzeszów as compared
to other metropolitan areas in Eastern Poland    —     57
 
       
AHMED A. H. SAEID,
ROBERT MASZTALSKI
   Spatial analysis of urban network of Wrocław      —       71  
       
PROMOTING REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT
THROUGH CLUSTERS AND NETWORKS
       
ÁKOS JAKOBI   Evaluation of spatial categories and regional inequalities in the information age     —      93  
       
KRISZTINA JÁSZ   Exclusion and networks. The responsibilities of the actors in Hungarian spatial planning for the mitigation of exclusion     —      103  
       
BARBORA NÉMETHYOVÁ,
ZUZANA DOLNÁ
  Clusters as a tool of cooperation and formation of regional networks: evidences from Slovakia     —      111  
       
SŁAWOMIR KUREK,
TOMASZ RACHWAŁ
  The role of business education in the development of entrepreneurship in the Member States    —     127  
         
         
         

EUROPA XXI vol. 18 TERRITORIAL DILEMMAS OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN EUROPE
Warszawa 2008

         

Author
   
Title
 
         
TOMASZ KOMORNICKI     Editorial      —     5  
         
MICHAEL MURRAY,
DAVID HOUSTON,
STEPHEN MCKAY,
VALÉRY MICHAUX,
CATHERINE NIARCHOS,
FABRICE THURIOT
    Rescaling territorial development: The ‘pays’ in France and Belgium      —       7  
         
MICHAEL WEGENER     Competitiveness or cohesion? A phase strategy of European spatial development      —       23  
         
PIOTR KORCELLI      Scenarios on the territorial future of Europe: a commentary and further implications     —     39  
         
EWA KORCELLI-OLEJNICZAK     Research on metropolitan functions: jdentifi cation and defi nitions according to the ESPON and alternative approaches      —       47  
         
TOMASZ KOMORNICKI     ESPON 1.2.1 results and the future of Polish transport infrastructure      —      59  
         
MARIUSZ KOWALSKI,
JERZY SOLON
     Ethnical diversity and regional development of eastern borderland regions in Poland, Lithuania and Latvia      —      79  
         
GÁBOR NAGY     Regional inequalities in a transitioning country (Hungary) – Does HDI a useful tool for measuring?        —       99  
         
SVITLANA PYSARENKO     Report on Ukrainian regional policy. The main trends of regional policy formation in conditions of realization Ukrainian Euro-integration strategy      —      117  
         
         

 

EUROPA XXI vol. 17 New Functions of Rural and Industrial Space in Central and Eastern Europe
Warszawa 2006  TOMASZ KOMORNICKI, KONRAD CZAPIEWSKI (eds.)

         
         
ROMAN KULIKOWSKI      Editorial  
         
SPATIAL CHANGES IN DIFFERENT TYPES OF RURAL AREAS
 
PAVOL HURBANEK      Recent developments in definitions of rurality/urbanity. Focus on spatial aspect and land cover composition and configuration  
         
RADIM PERLIN,
ALEXANDRA ŠIMČIKOVÁ
     Criteria of a succesful rural municipality
  
 
         
KONRAD Ł. CZAPIEWSKI      Sustainability and success - a case study of Mazovia Region
 
 
         
TERÉZ KOVÁCS      Businesses based on local initiative in rural areas in Hungary  
         
ANTONIN VAISHAR     Possibilities for the multifunctional development of rural regions in the Czech borderland
   
 
         
MARGARITA ILIEVA     Sapard fund as a development factor for rural areas in Bulgaria  
         
SUSTAINABILITY AND LAND PROTECTION - CHALLENGES FOR RURAL AREAS  
         
ZDENÉK KUČERA,
SILVIE KULDOVÁ,
PAVEL CHROMÝ
    Heritage in landscape or landscape as heritage - the case of landscape change management in protected and development areas in Czechia
  
 
         
BALÁZS DURAY     Spatial conflicts of land-use changes on the rural areas of South Great Plain Region
  
 
VICTOR YAROVYY,
GÜNTER FISCHER,
TATIANA ERMOLIEVA
    Land pricing mechanisms for sustainable agricultural land use planning in Ukraine  
         
ANDRÁS DONÁT KOVÁCS     The special role of the national parks in the environmen-conscious development of the less developed rural areas in Hungary

 
         
INES GRIGORESCU     Some environmental issues related to sub-urbanization process in Bucharest Metropolitan Area  
         
NEW FUNCTION AND INDUSTRIAL POTENTIAL OF EUROPEAN UNION REGIONS       
         
TOMASZ RACHWAŁ,
KRZYSZTOF WIEDERMANN,
WIOLETTA KILAR
    Changes in differentiation of Polish regions' industrial potential within the European Union
 
  
 
         
BIANCA DUMITRESCU     Industrial parks in Romania's industrial towns. Present-day trends  
         
GRZEGORZ MICEK     Sticky places in the globalised economy: the role of localities in attracting the software industry
 
 
         
WOJCIECH JARCZEWSKI     Pro-inivestment activities of local governments and location decision of entrepreneurs  
         

 

ANDRÁS DONÁT KOVÁCS
         
EUROPA XXI vol. 16 Regional Development in Central Europe - Cohesion or Competitiveness
Warszawa 2006
Editors: TOMASZ KOMORNICKI and KONRAD Ł. CZAPIEWSKI
         
TOMASZ KOMORNICKI      Editorial
 
         
TOWARDS COMPETITIVE METROPOLITAN AREAS AND CLUSTERS  
         
TADEUSZ STRYJAKIEWICZ     The development of a creative knowledge sector in metropolitan regions: the case of Poznań
 
         
SVEN ILERIS     Clusters in an age of increasing internationalisation, highlighted by the clothing cluster of Herning, Denmark
 
         
AGNIESZKA CIEŚLA     City shrinking as a challenge for new EU Member States - learning from the Eastern German experience
 
         
KATARZYNA ALICJA KUĆ-CZAJKOWSKA     Warsaw, Prague, Budapest p - metropolitan functions comparisons nbsp]
         
PIOTR TRZEPACZ,
JOANNA WIĘCŁAW MICHNIEWSKA
    Infrastructural determinants of spatial structure in Cracow's suburban zone - a case study of the Michałowice and Zabierzów communities  
         
TOWARDS A COMMON EUROPEAN TRANSPORT SYSTEM  
         
JUSTYNA BAGIŃSKA     Towards a common Euroepean passenger railway system
 
 
         
DANIEL MICHNIAK     Direct international public transport connections of regional centers in Slovakia
   
 
         
ROMAN SZUL     Whose is Rospuda? Local, regional, national, EU and global perspectives of a conflict between environment protection and infrastructure building in Augustów (Poland)  
 
         
TOWARDS DEEPER COHESION OF BORDER AREAS      
         
DAVID BOGOTAJ, MARIJA BOGOTAJ     Free Zones on the EU borders as the response on reduction of daily commuting through the southern EU border  
         
GIANCARLO COTELLA     The importance of the operational dimension in Cross-border Cooperation initiatives: Italy looks South-East  
         
SYLWIA DOŁZBŁASZ,
ANDRZEJ RACZYK
     New versus old cross-border cooperation programmes in the example of Polish - Czech and Polish - German border areas  
         
MARIA BEDNAREK     Rural areas along the eastern border of the European Union - problems and perspectives of development with special consderation of tourism (on the example of three Polish municipalities)  
         
KEJI SATO      The ribirth of sovereign states and first challenge to national interests of Republics of Soviet Union (1989)  
         
JURAJ MAJO,
MARCEL HORŇÁK
    Ethnic diversity of Slovakia