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'Wonderland', planning in a populist Queensland 1931-78

McConville, Chris (2010) 'Wonderland', planning in a populist Queensland 1931-78. In: Cities, Citizens and Environmental Reform : Histories of Australian Town Planning Associations. Freestone, Robert, ed. Sydney University Press, Sydney, pp. 287-312.

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In Queensland, popular movements for planning had arisen in the 1910s - noble enterprises, driven by hopes for fairness and equality. Bereft of common purpose and popular interest by 1962, the most influential of these organisations, the Queensland Town Planning Association (QTPA), collapsed.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9781920899356
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID22610, town planning associations, city planning, urban planning, 20th century, Queensland
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1205 Urban and Regional Planning
FOR Classification > 2103 Historical Studies
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
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Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2013 00:20
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