Translated by Robin Worrall and David Breuer.
Comprising 27 examples of town planning, Town planning in
Denmark 1945-2010 is a comprehensive and informative
guide to both good and poor town planning in Denmark. The book is
aimed at upper-secondary and first-year university students,
tourists, politicians, planners and other groups interested in town
The guide has been published in cooperation with the Danish Town
Planning Institute, and the examples of town planning featured in
each chapter include maps, illustrations and photos. The
introduction concisely summarizes the history of town planning in
Denmark since 1945. In addition, the book includes timelines
covering trends in Danish society during the period and a chapter
on the future of town planning.
The primary source of the English version is the Danish
- et produkt af tiden 1945-2010 .
To coincide with the publication of the Danish version, the Danish
Town Planning Institute has also produced several method sheets
covering various aspects of town planning in Denmark. Like the
book, these method sheets are aimed at upper-secondary and
first-year university students. The method sheets, which are in
Danish, are available at www.dac.dk and www.byplanlab.dk .