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Town planners in search of a role.

Jacky Underwood

Town planners in search of a role.

by Jacky Underwood

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Published by University of Bristol, School for Advanced Urban Studies in Bristol .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesOccasional paper -- No.6.
ContributionsUniversity of Bristol. School for Advanced Urban Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination(6), 216p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13753893M

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While the cult of the star architect has soared in recent decades, the figure of the town planner has arguably become comic shorthand for a faceless dullard. Yet the role. The present‐day role of the town planner in society M.

Bruton Professor and Head of the Department of Town Planning, The University of Wales Institute of Science and Technology. Because planning is a dynamic and diverse profession, individual skills vary depending on a planner's role and area of specialization, but successful planners typically demonstrate the following: Knowledge of urban spatial structure or physical design and the way in which cities work.

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Norton, AICP [Editor’s Note: While most of this issue of the PCJ focuses on the role of the citizen plan-ner, it can be helpful for members of planning commissions and boards to consider, as well, the role of the professional planner].