Urban History Review
Revue d'histoire urbaine

Volume 17, Number 1, June 1988

Table of contents (20 articles)

  1. Editorial


  1. W. C. Clark and the Politics of Canadian Housing Policy, 1935-1952
  2. The Neighbourhood Improvement Plan: Montreal and Toronto: Contrasts between a participatory and a centralized approach to urban policy making
  3. Déclin, réaménagement et réanimation d’un quartier ancien de Montréal
  1. Contributors / Collaborateurs

Research Notes / Notes de recherche

  1. Notes and Comments

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

  1. Review Editor's Notes
  2. Adelman, Melvin L. A Sporting Time: New York City and the Rise of Modern Athletics, 1820-70. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1986. Pp. 388. Appendices and plates. $24.95 (U.S.) / Ruck, Rob. Sandlot Seasons: Sport in Black Pittsburgh. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1987. Pp. 238. 14 black and white plates
  3. Rybczynski, Witold. Home: A Short History of an Idea. Markham, Ontario: Viking Penguin Books, 1986. Pp.256. Black and white photographs. $9.95 paper
  4. Dennis, Richard. Landlords and Rented Housing in Toronto, 1885-1914. Toronto: Centre for Urban and Community Studies, University of Toronto, July 1987. Pp. iv, 57. Maps. $6.00 / Harris, Richard. The Growth of Home Ownership in Toronto, 1899-1913. Toronto: Centre for Urban and Community Studies, University of Toronto, July 1978. Pp. iv, 35. Maps. $5.00 / Choko, Marc H. The Characteristics of Housing Tenure in Montreal. Toronto: Centre for Urban and Community Studies, University of Toronto, November 1987. Pp. iv, 31. Maps
  5. Whitehand, J.W.R. The Changing Face of Cities: A Study of Development Cycles and Urban Form. The Institute of British Geographers Special Publication Series. No. 21. Oxford: Blackwell, 1987. Pp. viii, 189. Figures and Index. $68.75
  6. Gilje, Paul A. The Road to Mobocracy: Popular Disorder in New York City, 1763-1834. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 1987. Pp. xviii, 315. Maps, figures, tables, 19 plates and index. $32.50 (U.S.)
  7. LoRomer, David G. Merchants and Reform in Livorno 1814-1868. Berkeley, California: University of California Press. 1987. Pp. x, 387. Illustrations, tables and index
  8. Lacelle, Claudette. Urban Domestic Servants in 19th-century Canada. Translated from the Original French. Hull: Environment Canada - Parks, 1987. Pp. 254. 32 illustrations, maps, plans. $15.50
  9. Peiss, Kathy. Cheap Amusements: Working Women and Leisure in Turn-of-the-Century New York. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986. Pp. xi, 244. Illustrations
  10. Town Halls of Canada. Ottawa: Environment Canada, 1987. Pp. 343. 281 black and white photos and drawings. $21.95
  11. Parr, Joy, ed. Still Running…: Personal Stories by Queen's women celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Marty scholarship. Kingston: Queen's University Alumnae Association, 1987. Pp. xix, 169. Photographs. $12.98 / Rooke, P.T. and Schnell, R.L. No Bleeding Heart: Charlotte Whitton - A Feminist on the Right. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1987. Pp. x, 243. $26.95
  12. Lapointe-Roy, Huguette Charité bien ordonnée. Montréal, Boréal Express, 1986. 330 p. Illustration. 21,95 $
  13. Godbout, Jacques, T. La démocratie des usagers. Montréal, Boréal Express, 1987. 192 p. / Collin, Jean-Pierrre. La cité coopérative canadienne-française. Saint-Léonard-de-Port-Maurice, 1955, 1963. Montréal et Sillery, INRS-Urbanisation et Presses de l’Université du Québec, 1986. 184 p. Tableaux et cartes. Illustrations en noir et blanc

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