The Suburbs Strike BackCulturePlace and Planning in an Australian City

  • Max Barlow
  • Wolf Tietze
Part of the The GeoJournal Library book series (GEJL, volume 67)


At one of the largest public meetings about planning issues in Melbourne since the heady days of the anti-freeway, anti-highrise protests of the early 1970s, representatives of an unprecedented 70 resident groups, claiming a combined membership of 20,000 people, gathered together under the banner of Save Our Suburbs (SOS).


Local Government Cultural Capital Resident Group Symbolic Capital Discursive Strategy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Max Barlow
    • 1
  • Wolf Tietze
    • 2
  1. 1.Concordia UniversityCanada
  2. 2.HelmstedtGermany

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