(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

Planning doctrine and post-industrial urban development: the Amsterdam experience

published at : Urban systems and the diversity of urban development

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The planners of the Amsterdam General Extension Plan (1935) developed a doctrine that covers three levels of functions and activities (a regional centre, a monocentric urban form, homogeneous neighbourhood communities around a centre). Since the early 1970s Amsterdam has become an international centre, has developed into a polycentric urban region and has been acquiring ethnically mixed quarters. So in Amsterdam the planning doctrine was not particularly successful


Thematical fascicle

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 43, no 4 [pp. 351-358]

Bibliographic references : 22 ref.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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