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Author Duany, Andres.

Title Suburban nation : the rise of sprawl and the decline of the American Dream / Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck.

Imprint New York : North Point Press, c2000.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  307.76 D812    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, [290] p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-276) and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction ix -- What Is Sprawl, and Why? 3 -- z The Devil Is in the Details 21 -- 3 The House That Sprawl Built 39 -- 4 The Physical Creation of Society 59 -- 5 The American Transportation Mess 85 -- 6 Sprawl and the Developer 99 -- 7 TheVictims of Sprawl 115 -- 8 The Cityand the Region i35 -- 9 'he Inner City 153 -- lo Howto Make a Town 83 -- ii What Is to Be Done 215 -- Appendix A: The Traditional Neighborhood -- Development Checklist 245 -- Appendix B: The Congress for the New Urbanism 253 -- Acknowledgments 263 -- Notes 267 -- Bibliography 269 -- Sources of Illustrations 277 -- Index 279.
Subject Urbanization -- United States.
Suburbs -- United States.
Community development, Urban -- United States.
Urban renewal -- United States.
Urban policy -- United States.
Urbanisation -- Etats-Unis.
Banlieues -- Etats-Unis.
Developpement communautaire urbain -- Etats-Unis.
Villes -- Renovation -- Etats-Unis.
Politique urbaine -- Etats-Unis.
Added Author Plater-Zyberk, Elizabeth.
Speck, Jeff.
ISBN 0865475571 (alk. paper)
0865476063 (pbk.)

 
    
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