First Published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

chapter 1|8 pages


part |2 pages

Part 1 Planning practice and political theory

chapter 2|21 pages

Planning practice

chapter 3|19 pages

Political theory

part |2 pages

Part 2 Assenting theory

chapter 4|29 pages

Max Weber and the rational state

chapter 5|50 pages

Pluralism, the game and the rules

chapter 6|30 pages

Neo-corporatism and the organic state

chapter 7|27 pages

Neo-liberalism and the strong state

part |2 pages

Part 3 Dissenting theory