Martina Schretzenmayr, The History of Swiss Spatial Planning - sucessfull or not?
Published at: 13 February 2011
34 pioneers and witnesses to history of Swiss spatial planning who created "spatial facts" in the 1960s and 1970s had been interviewed in a research project by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology" in 2006/07. This book documents their statements and discloses the relationship of the instituionalization of Swiss spatial planning to contemporary history. The challenges Swiss spatial planning is faced is very similar to other European countries and, therefore, the conclusions drawn by the witnesses to history are interesting and instructing for readers beyond Swiss borders.