Historic Preservation in the USA / Edition 1

Historic Preservation in the USA / Edition 1

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by Patricia Petersen, Karolin Frank
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540417354

ISBN-13: 9783540417354

Pub. Date: 06/20/2002

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Since the 1960s, public attention has been drawn increasingly towards the thematic link between historic preservation and urban planning. Nowadays, the organized historic preservation movement in the USA is more than a mere "yearning for history": it represents an active and integral part of urban plannig in U.S. cities. In order to approach these planning,…  See more details below

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Since the 1960s, public attention has been drawn increasingly towards the thematic link between historic preservation and urban planning. Nowadays, the organized historic preservation movement in the USA is more than a mere "yearning for history": it represents an active and integral part of urban plannig in U.S. cities. In order to approach these planning, econimic and social issues in the field of historic preservation, this book analytically applies a variety of interdisciplinary methods focusing on four selected historic districts within the CBDs (Central Business Districts) of Philadelphia and Boston (in the North) and Charleston and Savannah (in the South).

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ISBN-13:
9783540417354
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
06/20/2002
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
289
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Methodology and Terminology11
3Historic Preservation and Urban Planning15
4Who's Who: Support Strategies, Interests and Influence49
5Historic Preservation in Philadelphia91
6Historic Preservation in Boston123
7Historic Preservation in the South: Charleston and Savannah139
8Summary of Findings173
Bibliography211

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