This book will interest students and scholars of planning history and community planning, as well as those interested in women's involvement in the professions.
Sue Hendler (1960-2009) was an associate professor in the School of Urban and Regional Planning at Queen's University. Her interests included environmental philosophy and policy, social issues, and professional (planning) ethics. Her most recent work focused on feminist approaches to planning, including the historical roles of women in early Canadian planning.
Julia Markovich is a senior research associate in transportation and infrastructure policy, based in Ottawa. She was previously an assistant professor in geography and planning at the University of Toronto. Julia completed her Master of Planning at Queen's University under the supervision of Sue Hendler.