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Category: Environment and housing

Caring for the Countryside: Public dependence on private interest

Barry Bracewell-Milnes, 1987
ISBN 0 907631 27 4
£5

The role of government in the countryside should be restricted to encouraging positive initiatives on the part of those most able to recognise what is required.

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Planning Fails the Inner Cities

Donald Denman & Robin Goodchild, 1987
ISBN 0 907631 25 8
£5

Central planning may have been conceived with the best intentions but its essential remoteness from the problems it was designed to tackle meant the theory failed or had unforeseen consequences.

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After Government Failure?

Donald Denman, 1987
ISBN 0 907631 24 X
£5

Public intervention, whether by central or local governments or United Nations agencies has in many cases exacerbated precisely those environmental problems it was designed to alleviate.

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Asian Housing in Britain

Jon Davies, 1985
ISBN 0 907631 13 4
£5

Although there is substantial evidence that Indian and Pakistani immigrants have successfully dealt with the task of providing themselves with decent housing, this success story is insistently ignored.

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Home Truths

Malcolm Hoppé, Barry Pearce, Richard Prentice,
Barbara Robson, Ian Robinson & David Marsland
, 1983
ISBN 0 907631 05 3
£5

Housing realities persistently disrupt the housing dreams, schemes and dogmas of local and national politicians.

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