Welcome to the IPHS website!

The International Planning History Society (IPHS) is dedicated to the enhancement of interdisciplinary studies in urban and regional planning history. IPHS was inaugurated in 1993 as a successor association to the Planning History Group (PHG), a British-based organisation founded in 1974.

IPHS Aims:

    • endeavors to foster the study of planning history worldwide,

    • encourages and supports interest and place-based networks in the fields of planning history,

    • publishes a journal,

    • organises conferences, and

    • provides an international network for member contact.

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