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Author Platt, Rutherford H., author.

Title Land use and society : geography, law, and public policy / Rutherford H. Platt.

Publication Info. Washington : Island Press, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  346.045 P697l 2014    ---  Axe Inventory 2022
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition Third Edition.
Description xi, 305 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-294) and index.
Contents Land use and society : fundamentals and issues -- Shaping the human landscape : the interaction of geography and law -- Historical roots of American land use institutions -- Building a metropolitan nation : 1900-1940 -- The polarized metropolis : 1945-2010 -- Property rights : the owner as planner -- The patchwork of local governments -- Zoning, regionalism, and smart growth -- Land use and the courts -- Congress and the metropolitan environment.
Subject Land use -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Land use -- United States.
Physical geography -- United States.
Land use. (OCoLC)fst00991472
Land use -- Law and legislation. (OCoLC)fst00991514
Physical geography. (OCoLC)fst01062647
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
ISBN 9781610914536 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1610914538 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9781610914543 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1610914546 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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