From Garden Cities to New Towns: Campaigning for Town and Country Planning 1899-1946

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1991-08-06
  • Publisher: Routledge
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This book offers a detailed record of one of the world's oldest environmental pressure groups. It raises questions about the capacity of pressure groups to influence policy; and finally it assesses the campaing as a major factor in the emergence of modern town and planning, and as a backdrop against which to examine current issues.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgementsp. xi
Abbreviationsp. xii
Introductionp. 1
The Origins of a Pressure Groupp. 16
Choosing the Ground 1899-1914p. 36
The Long Campaign 1914-1939p. 114
Corridors of Power 1939-1946p. 240
Evaluationp. 294
Appendixp. 317
Bibliographyp. 319
Indexp. 335
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