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What sort of a city? Needed : an alternative for urban living

Crow, Maurie (1990) What sort of a city? Needed : an alternative for urban living. In: "What Sort of City" Seminar, November 1987. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Maurie Crow presented the paper at the "What Sort of City?" seminar which was held in Melbourne in November 1987 to discuss ideas for an "alternative society". It was the last document prepared by Maurie before his death in April 1988. Maurie was one of the authors of the book "Seeds for Change - Creatively Confronting the Energy Crisis" which was published by the Conservation Council of Victoria in 1978. This paper presents the ideas of "clustering and connecting" which are proposed in the "Seeds for Change" model.

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Reprinted for Metro, October 20th 1990.

Uncontrolled Keywords: urban living, Melbourne, alternative society, "Seeds for Change", energy crisis, urbanised society, Australia, suburbia, public transport, alternative society, alternative society strategies, neighbourhood clusters, local cluster services, local cluster facilities, urban growth, government services, health services, education, non-commercial activities, John Cain, Australian Labour Party, Metropolitan Board of Works, Conservation of Urban Energy Group, Conservation Council of Victoria, CROW-BOX6-3-28-DOC1
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1607 Social Work
FOR Classification > 1205 Urban and Regional Planning
Collections > Crow Papers
Depositing User: VU Library
Date Deposited: 15 Sep 2011 22:35
Last Modified: 23 May 2013 16:47
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/16142
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