chapter  2
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The Tools of Design Governance (Formal and Informal)

Individually such frameworks are valuable in helping to understand and classify governmental activity in the round, even though collectively they overlap and may seem confusing. Underpinning all are the larger processes of urban governance as defined by the triad of fundamental characteristics explored in Chapter 1 . This relationship will be returned to in Part II of the book , but first, how does a tools-based approach relate to the governance of design?