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

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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.


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
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/8279
ISBN 9781920899356
Subjects Historical > FOR Classification > 1205 Urban and Regional Planning
Historical > FOR Classification > 2103 Historical Studies
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
Keywords ResPubID22610, town planning associations, city planning, urban planning, 20th century, Queensland
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