Urban History Review

Volume 14, Number 2, October 1985

Table of contents (28 articles)

Articles

  1. The "Metropolitan Thesis" and the Writing of Canadian Urban History
  2. Local Politics and Local Planning: A Case Study of Hamilton, Ontario, 1915-1930

Research Notes  / Notes de recherche

  1. À propos de quelques transformations récentes de Montréal : de la ville « tentaculaire » à la métropole québécoise
  1. Bibliography: Recent Publications Relating to Canada's Urban Past / Bibliographie: Publications récentes en histoire du Canada urbain

Review Essays  / Notes critiques

  1. Cities and Regional Development
  2. Six Texts for Urban Geography: A Review
  1. Contributors
  2. Notes and Comments : Urban History Review / Revue d’histoire urbaine Prize; Conferences; Publications

Book Notes  / Notes bibliographiques

  1. Linteau, Paul-André. The Promoters' City: Building the Industrial Town of Maisonneuve, 1883-1918. Translated by Robert Chodos. Toronto: James Lorimer and Co., 1985. Pp. xi, 225. Illustrations. $14.95 paper / Waterston, Elizabeth, ed. John Galt: Reappraisals. Guelph: The University of Guelph, 1985. Pp. 128 / A Capital in the Making: Reflections of the Past; Visions of the Future. Ottawa: National Capital Commission, 1985. Pp. 63. Illustrations / Preliminary Listing of Ethnic Libraries, Museums, Archives and Research Centres. Compiled by Elizabeth Boghossian. Ottawa: Multiculturalism Canada, 1984. Pp. 78 (English) and 86 (French)
  2. Property and Poverty in New York: Books not Known to Mamie O'Rourke / Bridges, Amy. A City in the Republic: Antebellum New York and the Origins of Machine Politics. Cambridge, London, and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984. Pp. xi, 210. Tables, index. $29.95 (U.S.) / Wilentz, Sean. Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class, 1788-1850. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1984. Pp. xiii, 446. 21 black and white plates. Tables, index. $48.95 (U.S.) / Hartog, Hendrik. Public Property and Private Power: The Corporation of the City of New York in American Law, 1730-1870. Chapel Hill, N.C. and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1983. Pp. xiv, 274. Tables, figures

Book Reviews  / Comptes rendus

  1. Pressman, Norman, ed. Reshaping Winter Cities: Concepts, Strategies and Trends. Published under the auspices of Livable Winter City Association. Waterloo: University of Waterloo Press, 1985. Pp. 158. Illustrations. $12.95
  2. Stelter, Gilbert A. and Alan F.J. Artibise, eds. The Canadian City: Essays in Urban and Social History. Ottawa: Carleton University Press, 1984. Pp. 503. Cartes, tableaux, illustrations. $14.95
  3. Sewell, John. Police: Urban Policing in Canada. Toronto: James Lorimer and Company, 1985. Pp. 160. $15.95 (cloth), $5.95 (paper)
  4. Rowat, Donald C. Recent Urban Politics in Ottawa-Carleton. Ottawa: Carleton University, 1985. Pp. 177. $9.00
  5. Alberta Culture. The Historical Evolution of the Department of Municipal Affairs. Edmonton: Alberta Culture, 1984. Pp. 97. Indexed. Free from Provincial Archives of Alberta, 12845-102 Avenue, Edmonton, T5N 0M6
  6. Baker, Marilyn. The Winnipeg School of Art: The Early Years. Winnipeg: The University of Manitoba Press, 1984. Pp. 135. 10 colour plates; 109 black and white plates. Cloth $35.00, Paperback $16.50
  7. Marshall, John, ed. Citizen Participation in Library Decision-Making: The Toronto Experience. Metuchen, N.J. and London: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., in association with the School of Library Service, Dalhouse University, 1984. Pp. xxvii, 392. Map Section; 18 black and white plates. $25.00 (U.S.)
  8. Hulchanski, David. St. Lawrence and False Creek: A Review of the Planning and Development of Two New Inner City Neighbourhoods. Vancouver: University of British Columbia, School of Community and Regional Planning, U.B.C. Planning Papers: Canadian Planning Issues #10, 1984. Pp. ix, 224. Illustrations
  9. Barrett, Anthony A. and Rhodri Windsor Liscombe. Francis Mawson Rattenbury and British Columbia: Architecture and Challenge in the Imperial Age. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1983. Pp. xii, 391. Illustrated. $29.95
  10. Wilson, Bruce G. The Enterprises of Robert Hamilton: A Study of Wealth and Influence in Early Upper Canada, 1776-1812. Ottawa: Carleton University Press, 1983. Pp. iv, 248. Maps, Tables. $9.95
  11. Wall, Geoffrey, and John S. Marsh, eds. Recreational Land Use: Perspectives on its Evolution in Canada. Ottawa: Carleton University Press, 1982. Pp. 436. Illustrations. $14.95
  12. Russell, Victor L. Forging a Consensus: Historical Essays on Toronto. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1984. Pp. vii, 360. Index. $12.95
  13. Colburn, David R. Racial Change and Community Crisis: St. Augustine, Florida, 1877-1980. New York: Columbia University Press, 1985. Pp. xi, 258. $30.00 (U.S.) / Trotter, Jr., Joe William. Black Milwaukee: The Making of an Industrial Proletariat, 1915-45. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1985. Pp. xvii, 302. Tables. $24.95 (U.S.)
  14. Goldfield, David R. Cotton Fields and Skyscrapers: Southern City and Region, 1607-1980. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982. Pp. xiv, 232. Illustrations, maps, bibliographical essay. $20.00 (U.S.)
  15. Foley, William E. and C. David Rice. The First Chouteaus: River Barons of Early St. Louis. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1983. Pp. xii, 241. Illustrations, maps, bibliography, index
  16. Dennis, Richard J. English Industrial Cities of the Nineteenth Century: A Social Geography. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984. Pp. xiv, 368. Tables, maps, index. $49.50
  17. Schmiechen, James A. Sweated Industries and Sweated Labour: The London Clothing Trades, 1860-1914. Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1983. Pp. xii, 209. Tables, index
  18. Jo Ann Ruckman. The Moscow Business Elite: A Social and Cultural Portrait of Two Generations, 1840-1905. DeKalb, Illinois: Northern Illinois University Press, 1984