Slides from Transitions Seminar: Lesson from 1970s

We had a successful and stimulating event in Manchester on Low Carbon Transitions: Relevant Lessons from the 1970s Crisis? 25 April 2012, CUBE, Portland Street, Manchester.

We have attached the slides for some of the speakers from the day around the four themes which we explored.


Introduction, Mike Hodson, SURF, University of Salford

Remembering the Seventies:  Andy Beckett, author When the Lights Went Out: Britain in the Seventies

1. Economic Development in the 1970s and now          

Fred Steward, Policy Studies Institute

Tim Jenkins, New Economics Foundation

2. Planning and Urbanism                                 

Patsy Healey, University of Newcastle

Aidan While, University of Sheffield

3. Architecture and Housing                                         

Pat Borer, Centre for Alternative Technology

Jenny Pickerill, University of Leicester

4. Technologies and Infrastructure                              

Dave Elliott, Open University

Joanne Wade, Independent

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