Applied Urban Analysis: A critique and synthesis by Ian Cullen

By Ian Cullen

Much of the theoretical literature in making plans and human geography at the present is materialist in viewpoint. this gives a strong critique yet locates the dynamics of city structures too particularly in exactly one simple social courting. It fails to supply an highbrow base huge sufficient for confident, distinct city research, in part since it fails to do justice to the reflective knowledge of the person. the choice humanist place redresses the stability in favour of the person yet back can't serve the sensible standards of city research because it so frequently ignores social or contextual analysis.

Ian Cullen synthesizes those tow it seems that inconsistent theoretical positions and to render the more and more vague debate among them accessible.

This booklet was once first released in 1984.



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