Patrick Geddes: Maker of the Future

Patrick Geddes: Maker of the Future

by Philip Boardman

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Overview

In Edinburgh during the eighties and nineties, Geddes was a truant professor of botany who spent more time cleaning up slums, building cooperative apartment houses, founding student hostels, running summer schools, criticizing universities, and encouraging the arts than he did in the classroom. He became an expert in botany, sociology, city-planning, reclamation, and economics.

Originally published in 1944.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781469612256
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date: 02/01/2018
Pages: 536
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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