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Re: Seeking scholars studying wide arrays of forces active in shaping single cities

Dear Howard Spodek, I look forward to reading your book! I'd suggest you contact the Urban Lab at University College London for one possible connection. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/urbanlab/people
Ben Campkin, who authored Remaking London (IB Tauris, 2013), and others at UCL are involved in great work.
Sharon Irish

Seeking scholars studying wide arrays of forces active in shaping single cities

Howard Spodek

spodek@temple.edu

On Sabbatical from Temple University, I am continuing a very long term study of Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, seeking now to understand the variety of forces interacting in shaping the city's transformations. I am planning ten chapters; the first seven are complete in draft.

1. The Municipal Corporation

2. The Regional Planning Authority

3. The leading local planners

4. Efforts at historic preservation

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