Much hope has been placed in the potential of planning to solve social and economic problems.
It has been praised and ridiculed, used and misused, both as a catch word for a better future and as a scapegoat for bitter failure. Plan ning has been interpreted differently by every society, giving rise to a wide range of styles and approaches.
Fascination with the phenom enon has yielded a variety of definitions of planning, each of them influenced by the actual problems facing the planners on the one hand, and by the imagination, ideology and aspirations of the theo rists on the other. However, the variety of approaches and definitions has almost obscured the phenomenon itself and blurred its specific meaning.
This fact, coupled with disappointment with the practical achievements of plannings, has created much criticism of the social and political value of planning in the West. In this volume we do not intend to answer the question whether planning in Western countries has been successful, nor to suggest specific ways of improving it.
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We shall limit ourselves to presenting a case study of national planning in one country. The title of this book suggests that the crucial question regarding planning efforts in Israel and perhaps in other countries is the tension between images of planning processes systematic, comprehensive, structured, etc. From inside the book. Selected pages Title Page.
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Table of Contents. Planning in the Making. Yohanan Manor. Raphaella Bilski and Itzhak Galnoor. Gabriel Sheffer and Dan Inbar. Introductory Notes. Who Gets the Last Drop? The Two Phases of Planning. Lessons from Water Planning in Israel.
Fascination with the phenom- enon has yielded a variety of definitions of planning, each of them influenced by the actual problems facing the planners on the one hand, and by the imagination, ideology and aspirations of the theo- rists on the other. Theoretical Aspects of National Planning. Planning in the Making.
Futures Studies Versus Planning. Ideologies and Values in National Planning.
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Can Planning Replace Politics? Publisher Description Much hope has been placed in the potential of planning to solve social and economic problems. Table of Contents I. Details ISBN Pages Publisher Springer. Language English. Format Hardcover. Subtitle The Israeli Experience.