Urban History Review
Revue d'histoire urbaine

Volume 15, Number 3, February 1987

Table of contents (22 articles)


  1. "Building Today for the Womanhood of Tomorrow": Businessmen, Boosters, and the YWCA, 1890-1930
  2. Le logement et les enjeux de la transformation de l’espace urbain : Montréal, 1940-1960. Deuxième partie
  3. Regional Urban History: A Statistical and Cartographic Survey of Huron and Southern Bruce Counties, 1864-1981

Research Notes / Notes des recherches

  1. The Contours of Canadian Urban Justice, 1830-1875
  2. Canadian Municipalities and Conditions of Fiscal Austerity in International Perspective: A Report and Some Observations
  3. Industry in Ontario Urban Centres, 1870
  1. Contributors / Collaborateurs
  2. Notes and Comments: Planning History Group Luncheon; Atlantic Canada Newspaper Survey; New Medieval Slides from Toronto; Conferences; Publications

Book Notes / Notes bibliographiques

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Hodge, Gerald. Planning Canadian Communities. Toronto: Methuen, 1986. Pp. ix, 386. Illustrations, bibliography, index. $20.50
  2. Hauch, Christopher. Coping Strategies and Street Life: The Ethnography of Winnipeg's Skid Row. Winnipeg: Institute of Urban Studies, 1985. Pp. vii, 101. Figures, illustrations. $12.00
  3. The Working Lives Collective. Working Lives: Vancouver 1886-1986. Vancouver: New Star Books, 1985. Pp. 221. Illustrated. $29.95 cloth, $15.95 paper
  4. Revue internationale d’action communautaire. Les ambiguïtés du pouvoir local. Numéro réalisé par Annick Germain et Pierre Hamel, 13, 53, 1985 : 1-160
  5. Armstrong, Christopher and Nelles, H.V. Monopoly's Moment: The Organization and Regulation of Canadian Utilities, 1830-1930. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986. Pp. XVII, 393. $34.95
  6. Rudin, Ronald. The Forgotten Quebecers. A History of English-Speaking Quebec, 1759-1980. Québec : Institut québécois de recherche sur la culture, 1985. Pp. 315. Photographies, tableaux statistique, cartes, orientations bibliographiques, index nominatif. $14.00
  7. Bookchin, Murray. The Limits of the City. Second revised edition. Montreal: Black Rose Books, 1986. Pp. xi, 194. $29.95 cloth, $14.95 paper
  8. White, Randall. Ontario 1610-1985, A Political and Economic History. Toronto and London: Dundurn Press, 1985. Pp. 352. 52 illustrations; maps; index. $34.95 cloth; $16.95 paper / Bothwell, Robert. A Short History of Ontario. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers Ltd., 1986. Pp. x, 222. Illustrations, maps, index. Paper $13.95
  9. Constructing Feminist Histories of Immigrant Women / Burnett, Jean, ed. Looking Into My Sister's Eyes: An Exploration in Women's History. Toronto: The Multicultural History Society of Ontario, 1986. Pp. ix, 242. $10.00
  10. Baccigalupo, Alain, avec la collaboration de Luc Rhéaume. Les administrations municipales québécoises des origines à nos jours. Tome 1, Les municipalités. Montréal : Agence d’Arc, 1984. Pp. 611. $16.00
  11. Larsen, Lawrence H. The Rise of the Urban South. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 1985. Pp. xi, 220. Tables, index. $22.00 (U.S.)
  12. Hodges, Graham Russell. New York City Cartmen, 1667-1850. New York and London: New York University Press, 1986. Pp. xiv, 224. Illustrations, appendices, index. $35.00 (U.S.).

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