Planning in the UK: An Introduction by Clara GreedPlanning in the UK: An Introduction by Clara Greed

Planning in the UK: An Introduction

byClara GreedAs told byDavid Johnson

Paperback | November 3, 2014

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This accessible text introduces the history, theory and key issues of planning. It is designed to give those new to the subject, both planning and non-planning students, a concise overview of the whole field.
Clara Greed is Emerita Professor of Inclusive Urban Planning at the University of the West of England, (UWE), UK, and a chartered town planner. Her research interests and other published books centre on urban design, planning, the built environment professions, women and planning issues and the social aspects of cities.   David Johnson...
Title:Planning in the UK: An IntroductionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:392 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.13 inPublished:November 3, 2014Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230303331

ISBN - 13:9780230303331

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Table of Contents

Preface .- PART I: PLANNING AND THE PLANNING SYSTEM.- 1. Introduction: Why Planning Matters .- 2. The Organisation of Planning.- 3. The Control of Development and the Development Process.- PART II: THE STORY OF PLANNING.- 4. The Historical Roots of Planning .- 5. Industrialisation: Reaction and Reform.- 6. From Industrialisation to Globalisation.- 7. Planning into the New Millennium.- 8. The History of the Theories behind Planning.- PART III: THE SCOPE OF MODERN PLANNING.- 9. Planning for the Countryside and other Green Areas.- 10. Sustainable Development.- 11. Regeneration, Retail and Renewal .- 12. Transportation Planning.- 13. Urban Design, Place-Making and Culture.- PART IV: PLANNING AND PEOPLE.- 14. The Social Aspects of Planning.- 15. Planning For Diversity and Equality: Women and Minorities.- 16. Planning and the Built Environment Professions.