Man-Made Future: Planning, Education and Design in Mid-20th Century Britain

Iain Boyd Whyte (Editor)
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Description

This anthology of essays by a group of distinguished scholars investigates post-1945 city planning in Britain; not from a technical viewpoint, but as a polemical, visual and educational phenomenon, shifting the focus of scholarly interest towards the often-neglected emotional and aesthetic aspects of post-war planning.

Each essay is grounded in original archival research and sheds new light on this critical era in the development of modern town planning. This collection is a valuable resource for architectural, social and urban historians, as well as students and researchers offering new insights into the development of the mid-twentieth century city.

Product Details

Price
£43.99
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date
19 December 2006
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780415357890

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