- Dr Catherine Hammond, Architecture and Planning, Sheffield Hallam University
Key Concepts in Planning forms part of an innovative set of companion texts for the human geography sub-disciplines. Organized around 19 short essays, the book provides a cutting edge introduction to the central concepts that define contemporary research in planning. Involving detailed and expansive discussions, the text includes:
- An introductory chapter providing a succinct overview of the recent developments in the field.
- 18 key concept entries with comprehensive explanations, definitions and evolutions of the subject.
- Detailed suggested further reading for each concept discussed.
It is an ideal companion text for upper-level undergraduate and postgraduate students in planning, and covers the expected staples of the discipline in an accessible style.