IDENTITATE TERITORIALĂ ȘI PROIECTE DE SUCCES ALE POLITICII DE COEZIUNE. STUDIU DE CAZ: ALBA IULIA – „CEALALTĂ CAPITALĂ”

  • Lect. univ. dr. Corina Turșie Universitatea de Vest din Timișoara
Keywords: cohesion policy, territorial identity, city-brand

Abstract

Territorial Identity and Successful Cohesion Policy Interventions. Case Study: Alba Iulia - „The Other Capital”

Starting from the assumptions highlighted by the literature that the success of the cohesion policy interventions is favoured by the presence of territorial identity (local culture, heritage, social capital and know-how), generating satisfaction among  citizens, this paper proposes a case-study regarding the municipality of Alba Iulia, symbol-city for the formation of the Romanian national state. The paper documents the fact that the rehabilitation of Alba Carolina Citadel, using European  funds, was considered a success story, being based on local needs and building upon an existing culture-led territorial identity. The content analysis of the territorial identity narrations developed by the municipality in several strategic  development documents, after the completion of the Citadel’s rehabilitation, shows a Europeanized vision for the city’s future.

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Published
2022-08-04
How to Cite
Turșie, L. univ. dr. C. (2022). IDENTITATE TERITORIALĂ ȘI PROIECTE DE SUCCES ALE POLITICII DE COEZIUNE. STUDIU DE CAZ: ALBA IULIA – „CEALALTĂ CAPITALĂ”. Journal for Freedom of Conscience (Jurnalul Libertății De Conștiință), 6(1), 84-99. Retrieved from https://jurnal.constiintasilibertate.ro/index.php?journal=freedom&page=article&op=view&path[]=441