Regional development planning: persistent paradigm or new consensus?

Douglas Webster

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations


Criticism of traditional regional planning is generally aimed at its 'macro' and inductive approach, its inflexibility and its neglect of regional disparities. Projects need to be integrated into an overall framework, with the emphasis on 'project scale planning' - a move the author notes is already afoot in the Third World. -M.Barrett

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEkistics
Number of pages3
StatePublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)


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