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Conflicts related to urban development and the development of open spaces reported by the Daily Regional Press (2005) and litigation rulings (1999-2005) in the Greater Paris Region.

Conflicts related to urban development and the development of open spaces reported by the Daily Regional Press (2005) and litigation rulings (1999-2005) in the Greater Paris Region.

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This text aims to present the methodology of study of land-use conflicts performed in recent years by a multidisciplinary team, and to reveal the methods of survey and data collection, as well as the structure of the resulting database. We first define the scope of our study by providing a definition of these conflicts, of their characteristics and...

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... Conflicts © database can also be used for examining the logics behind the location of conflicts such as they are revealed through the analysis of two different sources compared with the results of surveys conducted in this zone. For example, we observe heterogeneity between the DRP sources (with the daily newspaper "Le Parisien") and the litigation courts' data on conflicts related to infrastructures of public interest (Figure 3) or to urban development or the development of open spaces (Figure 4). The conflictual dynamics around the infrastructure identified by the local press clearly indicate that conflicts are far more intense in the western part of the Paris region where the value of land, the average income of the residents and associative activities are higher than in the rest of the region. ...

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