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  1. London's Green Belt

    Containment in Practice

    By Richard Munton

    Developed form a major research report for the Department of the Environment, this book presents a comprehensive analysis of the problems experienced when the the green belt restraint was implemented around London. Attitudes to land-use planning changed rapidly: planning powers devolved from...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Movement in Cities

    Spatial Perspectives On Urban Transport And Travel

    By P.W. Daniels, A.M. Warnes

    Movement in Cities describes and analyses urban travel in terms of purpose, distance and frequency of journeys and modes and routes used, concentrating mainly on British towns with many references to the United States and Australia. The authors elucidate the all-important interrelations...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Half a Century of Municipal Decline

    1935-1985

    Edited by Martin Louglin, M. David Gelfand, Ken Young

    Local government passed unscathed through the political and economic upheavals which followed the Great Depression. Contemporary commentators had every reason to look forward to continued growth and expansion in the role of local government, which was seen as the main vehicle for the social...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  4. London United Tramways

    A History 1894-1933

    By Geoffrey Wilson

    With the twentieth century arrived the first electric tramcars in London. Thirty years later the first trolley buses arrived - along with a fleet of new trams that were the most modern of their day. This era was one of rapid change, rich in achievement adn personalities. Among the more colourful of...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Social Process and the City

    Edited by Peter Williams

    Contemporary urban studies engages a wide range of approaches in the analysis of the processes at work in urban areas. These approaches derive from anthropology, economics, geography, history, politics and sociology as well as from the professional experience of town planning and architecture....

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Theatres of Accumulation

    Studies in Asian and Latin American Urbanization

    By Warwick Armstrong, T.G. McGee

    In the great cities of Latin America and Asia, international business and local firms meet and, in particular, influence teh development strategies of Third World countries. The authors of Theatres of Accumulation argue that these cities play a crucial role in the process of capital accumulation...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Education and the City

    Theory, History and Contemporary Practice

    Edited by Gerald Grace

    City schools, especially those attended by working class and ethnic minority pupils are teh catalysts of many significant issues in educational debate and policy making. They bring into sharp focus questions to do with class, gender and race relations in education; concepts of equality of...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Power and Party in an English City

    An account of single-party rule

    By David G. Green

    Power and Party in an English City provides an account of how decisions are taken by the state at the level of locality. More specifically, it is an account of the private policy-making activities of a ruling Labour group of councillors in the major English city of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. Despite the...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Environmental Justice and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

    International and Domestic Legal Perspectives

    By Laura Westra

    More than 300 million people in over 70 countries make up the world?s indigenous populations. Yet despite ever-growing pressures on their lands, environment and way of life through outside factors such as climate change and globalization, their rights in these and other respects are still not fully...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Future of Cities

    Edited by Andrew Blowers, Chris Hamnett, Philip Sarre

    This collection of readings draws on material from a wide range of sources - from the past and present and from literature and technology - and is concentrated on the areas which seem most relevant to the planning of the future city - what is happening to the city and what we can do about it. The...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge

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