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By Ian Cullen

Much of the theoretical literature in making plans and human geography at this time is materialist in point of view. this gives a robust critique yet locates the dynamics of city structures too in particular in precisely one uncomplicated social courting. It fails to supply an highbrow base extensive sufficient for positive, particular city research, in part since it fails to do justice to the reflective wisdom of the person. the choice humanist place redresses the stability in favour of the person yet back can't serve the sensible specifications of city research because it so usually ignores social or contextual analysis.

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

This booklet used to be first released in 1984.



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