Urban History Review

Volume 15, Number 1, June 1986 Special Issue on the History of Canadian Housing Policy Guest-edited by J. David Hulchanski Guest-edited by J. David Hulchanski

Table of contents (36 articles)

  1. General Introduction to the Issue


  1. Canadian Housing "Policy" in Perspective
  2. The 1935 Dominion Housing Act: Setting the Stage for a Permanent Federal Presence in Canada's Housing Sector
  3. Wartime Housing Limited, 1941 - 1947: Canadian Housing Policy at the Crossroads
  1. International Urban Bibliography: Recent Publications in Urban History / Bibliographie du monde urbain : Publications récentes en histoire urbaine
  2. Contributors
  3. Notes and Comments : National Building Museum; French City Assembly; Conferences; Publications

Book Reviews  / Comptes rendus

  1. Acheson, T.W. Saint John: The Making of a Colonial Urban Community. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 1985. Pp. 314. Illustrations. Statistical Appendix. $29.95
  2. Hitchcock, John R., and Anne McMaster, eds. The Metropolis: Proceedings of a Conference in Honour of Hans Blumenfeld. Toronto: Centre for Urban and Community Studies, University of Toronto, 1985. $14.00
  3. Divay, Gérard et Gaudreau, Marcel. La formation des espaces résidentiels. Québec et Montréal: Presses de l'Université du Québec et l'INRS-Urbanisation, 1984. Pp. 262. Cartes couleur. Photographies. $22.95
  4. Bird, Richard and Slack, Enid. Urban Public Finance in Canada. Scarborough: Butterworths, 1983. Pp. 142. Tables and graphs. $12.95
  5. Reasons, Chuck, ed. Stampede City: Power and Politics in the West. Toronto: Between the Lines, 1984. $12.95 (paper)
  6. Canadian Ethnic Studies, Special Issue: Ethnic Art and Architecture, XVI (Fall 1984). Calgary: Canadian Ethnic Studies Association, 1984. Pp. 186. Illustrations. $7.00
  7. Marsan, Jean-Claude. Montréal, une esquisse du futur. Québec : Institut québécois de recherche sur la culture, 1983. Pp. 322. 106 illustrations
  8. Gilpin, John. Edmonton: Gateway to the North, An Illustrated History. Edmonton: Windsor Publications (Canada) for Amisk Waskahegan Chapter, Historical Society of Alberta, 1984. Pp. 320. $29.95
  9. Hamowy, Ronald. Canadian Medicine: A Study in Restricted Entry. Vancouver: Fraser Institute, 1984. Pp. xxii, 394. $14.95
  10. Qadeer, Mohammad. The Evolving Urban Land Tenure System in Canada. Report No. 10. Winnipeg: Institute of Urban Studies, 1985. Pp. iv, 47. $6.00
  11. Artibise, Alan F. J. A Matter of Political Responsibility: Real Property Assessment in Winnipeg. Research and Working Paper No. 12. Winnipeg: Institute of Urban Studies, 1984. Pp. 40. $8.00
  12. Bingham, Janet. Samuel Maclure, Architect. Ganges, B.C.: Horsdal and Schubert, 1985. Pp. xii, 164. Illustrations, maps, index. $9.95 (paper)
  13. Germain, Annick. Les Mouvements de Réforme Urbaine à Montréal au Tournant du Siècle  : modes de développement, modes d’urbanisation et transformations de la scène politique. Montréal  : Centre d’information et d’aide à la recherche, Département de sociologie, Université de Montréal, 1984. Pp. xviii, 415
  14. Wright, John Ross. Urban Parks in Ontario. Part I: Origins to 1860. Ottawa: 1983. Designed by Media Production Services, University of Ottawa. Pp. x, 109. Illustrations, maps, tables / Wright, John Ross. Urban Parks in Ontario. Part II: The Public Park Movement 1860-1914. Ottawa: 1984. Designed by Media Production Services, University of Ottawa. Pp. xiv, 220. Illustrations, maps, tables. Copies available from Ontario Government Bookstore, 880 Bay St., Toronto. $5.00 payable to Treasurer of Ontario
  15. Cuming, David J. Discovering Heritage Bridges on Ontario's Roads. Erin: The Boston Mills Press, 1983. Pp. 95. Illustrations. $9.95
  16. Lindsay, John C. "Turn Out the Stars Before Leaving": The Story of Canada's Theatres. Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press, 1983. Pp., 176. 97 black and white plates; 22 colour plates. $35.00
  17. Gerson, Carole, ed. Vancouver Short Stories. Vancouver, University of British Columbia Press, 1985. Pp. xvii, 166. Map. $9.50 (paper)
  18. Kloppenborg, Anne; Niwinski, Alice; Johnson, Eve with Robert Gruetter. Vancouver's First Century A City Album, 1860-1985. Introduction by David Brock. Vancouver/ Toronto: Douglas & Mclntyre, 1985. $24.95. / Donegan, Rosemary. Spadina Avenue. Introduction by Rick Salutin. Vancouver/Toronto: Douglas & Mclntyre, 1985. $29.95
  19. Boyer, Barbaranne. The Boardwalk Album: Memories of The Beach. Erin, Ontario: The Boston Mills Press, 1985. Pp. 72. Photographs. $9.95
  20. Armstrong, Frederick H. Handbook of Upper Canadian Chronology: Revised Edition. Toronto: Dundurn Press Ltd., 1985. Pp. 278. $29.95
  21. Roussopoulos, Dimitrios, ed. The City and Radical Social Change. Montreal: Black Rose Books, 1982. Pp. 352. $12.95 (paperback). $22.95 (hardcover)
  22. Sharpe, L.J. and Newton, K. Does Politics Matter? The Determinants of Public Policy. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1984. Pp. XVIII, 249. £19.00
  23. Harvey, David. Consciousness and the Urban Experience: Studies in the History and Theory of CapitalistUrbanization. Baltimore, Maryland: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985. Pp. xix, 293. Tables, maps, illustrations, index. $22.50 (U.S.) / Harvey David. The Urbanization of Capital: Studies in the History and Theory of Capitalist Urbanization. Baltimore, Maryland: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985. Pp. xvii, 239. Tables, maps, index. $22.50 (U.S.)
  24. Bodnar, John. The Transplanted: A History of Immigrants in Urban America. Bloomington: University of Indiana Press, 1985. Pp. xxi, 294. 17 Illustrations. $27.50
  25. Garner, John S. The Model Company Town: Urban Design Through Private Enterprise in Nineteenth-Century New England. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1984. Pp. xiv 288. Maps, illustrations, charts, appendixes, notes, bibliography, and index. $22.50
  26. Tucker, Barbara M. Samuel Slater and the Origins of the American Textile Industry. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1984. Pp. 268. Illustrations, notes and index. $29.95
  27. Senkewicz, Robert N., S. J. Vigilantes in Gold Rush San Francisco. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1985. Pp. xvi, 272. Map, illustrations. $24.95
  28. Gutman, Yisrael. The Jews of Warsaw, 1939-1943. Ina Friedman, trans. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1982. Pp. xviii, 487. Black and white plates. $24.95 (U.S.)
  29. Sewell, William. Structure and Mobility: The Men and Women of Marseille 1820-1870. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1985. Pp. xvi, 377. $44.50 (U.S.)