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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 6th 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 6th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Half a Century of Municipal Decline


    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 6th 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 6th 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 6th 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 6th 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 6th 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 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Environmental Justice and the Rights of Ecological Refugees

    By Laura Westra

    Climate change and other environmental problems are increasingly leading to the displacement of populations from their homelands, whether through drought, flooding, famine or other causes. Worse, there is currently no protection in international law for people made refugees by such means....

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Industrial and Regional Policies in an Enlarging EU

    Edited by David Bailey, Lisa De Propris

    After years of near ‘disrepute’ in official circles, Industrial Policy has made something of a comeback over the last few years and is now very much back on the agenda at national and EU levels, driven by concerns over globalisation, deindustrialisation, unemployment and perceived poor growth in...

    Published April 24th 2013 by Routledge


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