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Urban Planning Under Thatcherism By Dr. Andy Thornley

Urban Planning Under Thatcherism by Dr. Andy Thornley

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Summary

The philosophy and practice of urban planning has been transformed over the last decade. This book provides an evaluation of both political and planning theory and practice during the Thatcher period and throws new light on the quality of urban life.

Urban Planning Under Thatcherism Summary

Urban Planning Under Thatcherism: Challenge of the Market by Dr. Andy Thornley

The philosophy and the practice of urban planning has been transformed over the last decade. Apparently the victim of a strategy of erosion, the post-war comprehensive planning system has had to meet the challenge of the market. This book provides an evaluation of both political and planning theory and practice during the Thatcher period. Its conclusions examine not only the quality of urban life but on how Thatcherism has transformed British society.

Table of Contents

The post-war consensus and the purpose of planning; the nature of Thatcherism; re-orientating the state; new right thinking - planning under siege; modifications to the planning system - development plans; modifications to the planning system - development control; by-passing the planning system; towards a simplified planning system; the re-orientation of the planning system.

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GOR001379147
9780415056694
0415056691
Urban Planning Under Thatcherism: Challenge of the Market by Dr. Andy Thornley
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
1990-12-06
272
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