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  Books - Urban Planning & Development

Practical guide to implementing New Urbanism principle sin suburbs and small communities.

Community By Design: New Urbanism for Suburbs and Small Communities by Kenneth B. Hall, Gerald A. Porterfield Community By Design: New Urbanism for Suburbs and Small Communities
by Kenneth B. Hall, Gerald A. Porterfield

Paperback - 320 pages (March 12, 2001)
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
ISBN: 007134523X
Dimensions (in inches): 1.09 x 9.37 x 7.66


Book Description
* A practical guide to implementing New Urbanism principle sin suburbs and small communities
* Case studies present clear solutions for typical suburban problems: the need for pedestrian access, the lack of parking, the presence of industrial-park eyesores, and the issue of how to create a "sense of place"
* Illustrations take architects and planners step-by-step through the design and development process

From the Back Cover
Community is not an accumulation of buildings with interstate access, neighborhood not a housing project convenient to shopping. Everyone knows what suburban sprawl looks like and the problems is creates. This book knows answers. The First Step to Communities that Work Create maximum livability, cohesiveness, and style in developments outside cities. In these pages, you'll find recommendations for creating true neighborhoods within the context of the existing suburban landscape--in an...




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Community By Design: New Urbanism for Suburbs and Small Communities
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Japan Towards Totalscape: Contemporary Japanese Architecture, Urban Design and Landscape
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The Creative Destruction of Manhattan, 1900-1940 (Historical Studies of Urban America)
by Max Page
Hardcover - 248 pages (March 2000)
University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226644685

The New Waterfront : A Worldwide Urban Success Story
by Ann Breen, Dick Rigby (Contributor)
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The Potsdamer Platz : Urban Architectures for a New Millennium
by Yamin Von Rauch (Editor), Alexander Schippel (Photographer), Christian Welzbacher
Paperback - 96 pages Bilingual edition (September 15, 2000)
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ISBN: 3931321959

The Power of Place : Urban Landscapes As Public History
by Dolores Hayden
Paperback - 320 pages 2nd edition (April 1997)
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ISBN: 0262581523

The Unknown City: Contesting Architecture and Social Space
by Iain Borden (Editor), Joe Kerr (Editor), Jane Rendell (Editor), alic Pivaro
Hardcover - 600 pages (December 11, 2000)
MIT Press
ISBN: 0262024713

Urban Form in the Arab World
by Stefano Bianca, Stefano Bianco
Paperback - 400 pages (June 2000)
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Urban Land Use Planning
by Edward J. Kaiser, David R. Godschalk (Contributor), F. Stuart, Jr. Chapin
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Univ of Illinois Pr (Txt)
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Urban Planning in a Changing World : The Twentieth Century Experience
by Robert Freestone (Editor)
Textbook Binding - 304 pages (August 2000)
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by Mario Gandelsonas
Paperback - 200 pages 1 Ed edition (February 1999)
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