3 July 1980
Show More Understanding Social Policy by Michael Hill.
Blackwell, 280 pp., £12, April 1980, 0 631 18170 9Show More
Poverty and Inequality in Common Market Countries edited by Vic George and Roger Lawson.
Routledge, 253 pp., £9.50, April 1980, 0 7100 0424 9Show More
Planning for Welfare: Social Policy and the Expenditure Process edited by Timothy Booth.
Blackwell, 208 pp., £12, November 1980, 0 631 19560 2Show More
The City and Social Theory by Michael Peter Smith.
Blackwell, 315 pp., £12, April 1980, 9780631121510Show More
The Good City: A Study of Urban Development and Policy in Britain by David Donnison.
Heinemann, 221 pp., £4.95, April 1980, 0 435 85217 5Show More
The Economics of Prosperity: Social Priorities in the Eighties by David Blake and Paul Ormerod.
Grant Mclntyre, 230 pp., £3.95, April 1980, 0 86216 013 8Show More
“... as it is empty of precise ideas. But it does leave one with the sense that the old subject of status and contract, of Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft, is not dead. David Donnison’s book (written with Paul Soto), The Good City, is in almost every respect the opposite of Smith’s: it is precise, readable, full of information and thought. Donnison begins with the story of the coalition of dreams of the ...”