The Outlook Tower: Essays on Urbanization in Memory of Patrick Geddes

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Popular Prakashan, 1976 - Urbanization - 475 pages
Commemoration volume on Sir Patrick Geddes, 1854-1932, Scottish sociologist city planner, and scientist.
 

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Contents

Patrick Geddes and His Many Worlds
1
Patrick Geddes as Sociologist
14
Patrick Geddess University of Central India
20
The Scots
51
Varieties of Urban Reality
69
A Critical Review
81
Formalism and Eidetic Method in City Planning
145
Migration Urbanisation and the American Transformation
163
An Indian Study
282
An Urban Minority in India
318
Spatial Distribution of some Population Characteristics
339
The Level and Pattern of Work Participation
362
Some Observations on the Dynamics of a Sacred Town
394
Social Life of an Urban Community
413
The Commonwealths Company Town
422
The Physical and Social Structures of African Cities
440

The Case of the United States
193
Selected Aspects of Social Stratification in
255
The Relevance of Conservative
266
Appendix
461
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