The Resource The American city : what works, what doesn't, Alexander Garvin

The American city : what works, what doesn't, Alexander Garvin

Label
The American city : what works, what doesn't
Title
The American city
Title remainder
what works, what doesn't
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Garvin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Publisher Description (unedited publisher data) This comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to urban planning and design in America analyzes key projects initiated in 250 U.S. urban areas and details which strategies and programs were successful and which failed. New to the Second Edition: * New sections on stadiums, entertainment centers, business improvement districts, tax credit housing * Checklists and tables for field use * A review of recent failures and successes This classic reference, fully revised for the new millennium, provides proven strategies for professionals and invaluable real-world insights for students
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garvin, Alexander
Dewey number
711/.4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA9105
LC item number
.G37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
City planning
Label
The American city : what works, what doesn't, Alexander Garvin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A realistic approach to city and suburban planning -- Ingredients of success -- Parks and playgrounds -- Palaces for the people -- Retail shopping -- Urban redevelopment -- Planning for pedestrians -- Increasing the housing supply -- Reducing housing cost -- Housing rehabilitation -- Clearing the slums -- Revitalizing neighborhoods -- Residential suburbs -- New-towns-in-towns -- New-towns-in-the-country -- Land use regulation -- Preserving the past -- Comprehensive planning
Control code
ocm50041625
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 560 pages
Isbn
9780071373678
Lccn
2002026345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50041625
Label
The American city : what works, what doesn't, Alexander Garvin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A realistic approach to city and suburban planning -- Ingredients of success -- Parks and playgrounds -- Palaces for the people -- Retail shopping -- Urban redevelopment -- Planning for pedestrians -- Increasing the housing supply -- Reducing housing cost -- Housing rehabilitation -- Clearing the slums -- Revitalizing neighborhoods -- Residential suburbs -- New-towns-in-towns -- New-towns-in-the-country -- Land use regulation -- Preserving the past -- Comprehensive planning
Control code
ocm50041625
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiv, 560 pages
Isbn
9780071373678
Lccn
2002026345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50041625

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