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RAVETZ, ALISON

Published by Routledge (2014)

ISBN 10: 0415855942 ISBN 13: 9780415855945

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Item Description: Routledge, 2014. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780415855945 Paperback, This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0812489

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Ravetz, Alison

Published by London : Croom Helm (1974)

ISBN 10: 0856641650 ISBN 13: 9780856641657

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Item Description: London : Croom Helm, 1974. First Edition. Fine cloth copy in an equally fine, very slightly edge-nicked dw. Particularly well preserved copy; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. ; 251 pages; Description: xvi, 251 p. : ill. Map. Plans ; 23 cm. Subjects: Housing --England --Leeds --Case studies. 1 Kg. 251 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 21779

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Ravetz, Alison

Published by London : Croom Helm (1974)

ISBN 10: 0856641650 ISBN 13: 9780856641657

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Item Description: London : Croom Helm, 1974. First Edition. Fine cloth copy in an equally fine, very slightly edge-nicked dw. Particularly well preserved copy; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. ; 251 pages; Description: xvi, 251 p. : ill. Map. Plans ; 23 cm. Subjects: Housing --England --Leeds --Case studies. 1 Kg. 251 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 21779

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Alison Ravetz

Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2013)

ISBN 10: 0415855926 ISBN 13: 9780415855921

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Item Description: Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2013. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 220 x 144 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Quarry Hill Flats, once both the pride and shame of its city of Leeds, was an iconic Modernist symbol of the 1930s. It marked the first use of a prefabricated building system for a large-scale council estate, replacing a notorious slum. But it lasted barely a generation - its complete demolition was announced as Alison Ravetz was finishing this study. First published in 1974, this book is unique in its use of all estate records from conception to destruction, as well as in its comprehensive approach, including aspects usually missing in council housing studies - notably the intimate experience of residents, and a fraught, long-drawn-out building period. Ravetz argues that the Flats failure was due not to social breakdown, as repeatedly alleged, but rather to a rigidity of design and management unable to accommodate gradual, incremental change. This has continuing implications for the operation of bureaucratically designed and controlled social housing today. Bookseller Inventory # AA69780415855921

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Alison Ravetz

Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2013)

ISBN 10: 0415855926 ISBN 13: 9780415855921

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Item Description: Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2013. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 220 x 144 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Quarry Hill Flats, once both the pride and shame of its city of Leeds, was an iconic Modernist symbol of the 1930s. It marked the first use of a prefabricated building system for a large-scale council estate, replacing a notorious slum. But it lasted barely a generation - its complete demolition was announced as Alison Ravetz was finishing this study. First published in 1974, this book is unique in its use of all estate records from conception to destruction, as well as in its comprehensive approach, including aspects usually missing in council housing studies - notably the intimate experience of residents, and a fraught, long-drawn-out building period. Ravetz argues that the Flats failure was due not to social breakdown, as repeatedly alleged, but rather to a rigidity of design and management unable to accommodate gradual, incremental change. This has continuing implications for the operation of bureaucratically designed and controlled social housing today. Bookseller Inventory # AA69780415855921

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Alison Ravetz

ISBN 10: 0415855926 ISBN 13: 9780415855921

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Item Description: 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 216mm x 138mm x. Hardcover. Quarry Hill Flats, once both the pride and shame of its city of Leeds, was an iconic Modernist symbol of the 1930s. It marked the first use of a prefabricated building system .Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 266 pages. 0.425. Bookseller Inventory # 9780415855921

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