Driving Spaces

Driving Spaces

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Peter Merriman traces the social and cultural histories and geographies of driving spaces through an examination of the design, construction and use of Englanda€™s M1 motorway in the 1950s and 1960s. A first-of-its-kind academic study examining the production and consumption of the landscapes and spaces of a British motorway An interdisciplinary approach, engaging with theoretical and empirical work from sociology, history, cultural studies, anthropology and geography Contains 38 high quality illustrations Based on extensive, original archive workFunds were raised from private subscriptions, donations by county councils and organizations such as the AA, and profits from the sale of ... A Childrena#39;s Section was established which had 100 members by 1938, including whole schools, Girl Guides groups, Princesses ... advice a€” the counties with the most schemes designed by the RBA up until 1939 being: Surrey (10), Staffordshire (9), Leicestershireanbsp;...

Title:Driving Spaces
Author:Peter Merriman
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2011-07-22


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming