The rise of modern urban planning, 1800-1914 / edited by Anthony Sutcliffe.

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London : Mansell, 1980.

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xi, 235 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.


Introduction : the debate on nineteenth-century planning / Anthony Sutcliffe -- Planning for urban growth in the Old South / David R. Goldfield -- The role of the competition in the genesis of urban planning : Germany and Austria in the nineteenth century / Peter Breitling -- The genesis and special characteristics of town-planning instruments in Italy, 1880-1914 / Donatella Calabi -- Housing reform and the emergence of town planning in Britain before 1914 / John Nelson Tarn -- Planning as environmental improvement : slum clearance in Victorian Edinburgh / P.J. Smith -- A patriarchal utopia : the garden city and housing reform in Germany at the turn of the century / Franziska Bollerey and Kristiana Hartmann -- The ideology, aesthetics, and politics of the City Beautiful movement / William H. Wilson -- Cities and evolution : Patrick Geddes as an international prophet of town planning before 1914 / Helen Meller.

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Includes bibliographic references and index



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