Contemporary Urban Planning / Edition 7

Contemporary Urban Planning / Edition 7

by John M. Levy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131930680

ISBN-13: 9780131930681

Pub. Date: 08/25/2005

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131930681
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/25/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
6.86(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

I. THE BACKGROUND AND DEVELOPMENT OF CONTEMPORARY PLANNING.

 1. An Overview.

 2. The Urbanization of America.

 3. The History of Planning: Part I.

 4. The History of Planning: Part II.

II. THE STRUCTURE AND PRACTICE OF CONTEMPORARY PLANNING.

 5. The Legal Basis of Planning.

 6. Planning and Politics.

 7. The Social Issues.

 8. The Comprehensive Plan.

 9. The Tools of Land-Use Planning.

III. FIELDS OF PLANNING.

10. Urban Design.

11. Urban Renewal and Community Development.

12. Transportation Planning.

13. Economic Development Planning.

14. Growth Management Planning.

15. Environmental and Energy Planning.

16. Planning for Metropolitan Regions.

IV. LARGER QUESTIONS.

17. National Planning in the United States.

18. Planning in Other Nations.

19. Planning Theory.

 

Selected Bibliography.

Index.

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