Planning in the Face of Power / Edition 1

Planning in the Face of Power / Edition 1

by John Forester
     
 


"A major contribution to the theory and practice of planning—an indispensable text for planners and for all those concerned about the future of democratic organizations."—David Held, co-editor, Classes, Power and Conflict

"A gem. In fresh and original ways it illuminates the practical, political and bureaucratic dilemmas of professional city

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"A major contribution to the theory and practice of planning—an indispensable text for planners and for all those concerned about the future of democratic organizations."—David Held, co-editor, Classes, Power and Conflict

"A gem. In fresh and original ways it illuminates the practical, political and bureaucratic dilemmas of professional city planning. It is a penetrating and provocative book and a wise one in many essential matters because it deals with the underlying operational reality on which all American city planning is based."—Norman Krumholz, Past President, American Planning Association (1986-1987)

"Full of insight and fun, Forester's book will direct students and scholars in creative directions."—Aaron Wildavsky, author of How to Limit Government Spending

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ISBN-13:
9780520064133
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
12/21/1988
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
988,699
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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