By Prof Dr Needham Barrie
Dutch making plans is well known and prominent for its targets and its achievements. This booklet offers, for the 1st time, a complete description and research in English of its complete variety of guidelines and practices. It provides an up to date account of the foundations - written and unwritten - in the back of the making plans, and also exhibits how the perform occasionally ignores these ideas in an effort to in attaining larger effects. It describes the content material of the regulations, the measures taken to grasp them, and the successes and screw ups. The booklet isn't uncritical of Dutch land-use making plans, however the writer values its strengths and believes that making plans in different international locations may possibly study from them. those strengths come up within the carrying on with rigidity among the excessive targets of the Dutch making plans, and the ingenuity and pragmatism exercised to be able to recognize these ambitions.