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|Description:||vii, 214 pages: illustrations; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction 1. Precedents and Beginnings: 1814 - 1944 2. The Council of Industrial Design: Official Articulations of Street Furniture Design 3. The Great and the Good: Power and Influence 4. Municipal Vandalism: Tyranny, Confrontation and Resistance 5. Beyond Good Design: A Period of Transformation 1960 - 1974 Conclusion Epilogue|
A fascinating and revealing analysis of the controversies and anxieties that surrounded the design of urban environments in post-war England. Using archival and other contemporary accounts, Herring