By Mark Clapson
For many purposes, even though, Milton Keynes is misunderstood, and its important contemporary classes are often missed in debates approximately nationwide city coverage. This e-book discusses the preferred and highbrow prejudices that experience distorted understandings of the hot urban. A urban is not anything with no its humans, in fact, so Mark Clapson appears to be like at who has moved to Milton Keynes, and discusses their stories of settling in. He additionally confronts the typical fable of the recent city's soullessness with an account of neighborhood and organization that emphasizes the power of social interplay there.
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A Social History of Milton Keynes: Middle England/Edge City (British Politics and Society) by Mark Clapson