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Planning, Politics and Public Policy: The British, French and Italian Experience

Planning, Politics and Public Policy: The British, French and Italian Experience

Edited by Jack Hayward and Michael Watson

Cambridge University Press, 1975, 496 pp.

The incipient debate on planning in the United States evaporates into generalities when compared with this many-sided volume that looks at industrial policy, land-use, employment, regions, transport, and, above all, the governmental and decision-making processes that have shaped planning and been shaped by it.