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The Resource New geographies of the American West : land use and the changing patterns of place, William R. Travis

New geographies of the American West : land use and the changing patterns of place, William R. Travis

Label
New geographies of the American West : land use and the changing patterns of place
Title
New geographies of the American West
Title remainder
land use and the changing patterns of place
Statement of responsibility
William R. Travis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reconciling explosive growth with often majestic landscapes defines New Geographies of the American West. Geographer William Travis examines contemporary land use changes and development patterns from the Mississippi to the Pacific, and assesses the ecological and social outcomes of Western development
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Travis, William R.
Dewey number
307.760978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HT384.U52
LC item number
W48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Orton innovation in place series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urbanization
  • Amenity migration
  • Land use
  • Land use
  • Regional planning
  • Human geography
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Amenity migration
  • Human geography
  • Land use
  • Land use
  • Regional planning
  • Urbanization
  • West United States
  • Landgebruik
  • Ecologische aspecten
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Duurzame ontwikkeling
  • Westen (Verenigde Staten)
  • Verstädterung
  • Raumordnung
  • Landnutzung
  • USA
Label
New geographies of the American West : land use and the changing patterns of place, William R. Travis
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-281) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Building a better mountain? -- The long boom of western development -- Development geographies of the new West -- Footprints of development -- The metro-zones : shining cities at the foot of the mountains -- Beyond the suburban frontier : the West's exurbs -- Resort geographies : building a better mountain? -- The gentrified range : new owners of the purple sage -- Understanding the challenge of land use planning -- Planning a new West : strategies for creating more desirable land use patterns
Control code
654770493
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 291 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435633315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654770493
Label
New geographies of the American West : land use and the changing patterns of place, William R. Travis
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-281) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Building a better mountain? -- The long boom of western development -- Development geographies of the new West -- Footprints of development -- The metro-zones : shining cities at the foot of the mountains -- Beyond the suburban frontier : the West's exurbs -- Resort geographies : building a better mountain? -- The gentrified range : new owners of the purple sage -- Understanding the challenge of land use planning -- Planning a new West : strategies for creating more desirable land use patterns
Control code
654770493
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 291 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435633315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)654770493

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