Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew's early housing and neighbourhood planning in Sector-22, Chandigarh

  title={Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew's early housing and neighbourhood planning in Sector-22, Chandigarh},
  author={Iain Jackson},
  journal={Planning Perspectives},
  pages={1 - 26}
  • I. Jackson
  • Published 1 January 2013
  • Sociology
  • Planning Perspectives
The city of Chandigarh, India, has received considerable interest since its design and construction in the early 1950s, mainly due to Le Corbusier's involvement in the scheme. More recent work has begun to critically examine the planning of the city and its components and to challenge the misconception of Le Corbusier as the sole author. This paper is concerned with the first portion of the city to be constructed, Sector-22, designed by the British architect Jane Drew, along with housing… 
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