Suburban Nation

Author: Andres Duany
Publisher: North Point Press
ISBN: 9781429932110
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" A lively lament about the failures of postwar planning, this is also that rare book that offers solutions: "an essential handbook" (San Francisco Chronicle). This tenth anniversary edition includes a new preface by the authors.

Suburban Nation

Author: Andres Duany
Publisher: North Point Press
ISBN: 9780865477506
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" A lively lament about the failures of postwar planning, this is also that rare book that offers solutions: "an essential handbook" (San Francisco Chronicle). This tenth anniversary edition includes a new preface by the authors.

Suburban Nation

Author: Andres Duany
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780865476066
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Three members of the Founders of the Congress for the New Urbanism give voice to a growing movement in North America to put an end to suburban sprawl and to replace the automobile-based settlement patterns of the past fifty years with a ...

Suburban Nation

Author: Andres Duany
Publisher: North Point Press
ISBN: 9780865477506
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This tenth anniversary edition includes a new preface by the authors.

Geography Of Nowhere

Author: James Howard Kunstler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671888250
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Argues that much of what surrounds Americans is depressing, ugly, and unhealthy; and traces America's evolution from a land of village commons to a man-made landscape that ignores nature and human needs.

The Smart Growth Manual

Author: Andres Duany
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071433449
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Everyone is calling for smart growth...but what exactly is it? In The Smart Growth Manual, two leading city planners provide a thorough answer.

Dead End

Author: Benjamin Ross
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199360146
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"A witty, readable, and highly original tour through the history of America's suburbs and cities to uncover the human impulses that keep sprawl spreading"-- Provided by publisher.

How Cities Work

Author: Alex Marshall
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292752405
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The author explores "the decentralized spread of California's Silicon Valley, the crowded streets of New York City's Jackson Heights neighborhood, the controlled growth of Portland, Oregon, and the stage-set facades of Disney's planned ...

The End Of The Suburbs

Author: Leigh Gallagher
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101608188
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Consider some of the forces at work: The nuclear family is no more: Our marriage and birth rates are steadily declining, while the single-person households are on the rise.

Crabgrass Frontier

Author: Kenneth T. Jackson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199840342
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In conclusion, Jackson offers a controversial prediction: that the future of residential deconcentration will be very different from its past in both the U.S. and Europe.