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The Resource Suburban sprawl : private decisions and public policy, Wim Wiewel and Joseph J. Persky, editors

Suburban sprawl : private decisions and public policy, Wim Wiewel and Joseph J. Persky, editors

Label
Suburban sprawl : private decisions and public policy
Title
Suburban sprawl
Title remainder
private decisions and public policy
Statement of responsibility
Wim Wiewel and Joseph J. Persky, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Suburban Sprawl combines historical, political, economic, geographic, and urban planning analysis to provide the most comprehensive overview of why and how urban sprawl occurs. It shows that all previous attempts to pin the blame on one or two causes - ""highway building"" or ""consumer preferences"" - totally miss the complex and interwoven character of public policy and private interests in creating today's urban form. The authors have included the detailed analyses of expenditures which show that federal housing subsidies have contributed significantly to sprawl in the post-war period, as w
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
307.760973
Index
index present
LC call number
HT352.U62
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Wiewel, Wim
  • Persky, Joseph J.
Series statement
Cities and contemporary society
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  • Suburbs
  • Population density
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Population density
  • Suburbs
  • Illinois
Label
Suburban sprawl : private decisions and public policy, Wim Wiewel and Joseph J. Persky, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Public works and land use : the importance of public infrastructure in Chicago's Metropolitan Development, 1830-1970 / Bonnie Lindstrom -- 2. Urban land cover change in Northeastern Illinois : a Landsat view from 1972 to 1997 / Y.Q. Wang -- 3. Property taxes, schools, and sprawl / Richard F. Dye and Therese J. McGuire -- 4. Land use planning tools in Illinois : preventing or promoting sprawl? / Jean M. Templeton -- 5. Transportation in the Chicago metropolitan region since 1970 / Joseph DiJohn -- 6. Commercial motor carrier operations in the Northeast Illinois region : impacts on land use trends since 1970 / Piyushimita Thakuriah -- 7. The role of regional planning agencies in suburban deconcentration / Bonnie Lindstrom -- 8. Housing policy and urban sprawl in the Chicago Metropolitan region / Charles J. Orlebeke -- 9. Employment subcenters and subsequent real estate development in suburban Chicago / John F McDonald and Daniel P. McMillen -- 10. High technology employment concentration and urban sprawl in the Chicago Metropolitan Area / Daniel Felsenstein -- 11. The impact of federal and state expenditures on residential land absorption : a quantitative case study Chicago / Joseph J. Persky, Haydar Kurban, and Thomas W. Lester -- 12. New federal and state policies for metropolitan equity / Wim Wiewel and Kimberly Schaffer
Control code
910845386
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780765609687
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910845386
Label
Suburban sprawl : private decisions and public policy, Wim Wiewel and Joseph J. Persky, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Public works and land use : the importance of public infrastructure in Chicago's Metropolitan Development, 1830-1970 / Bonnie Lindstrom -- 2. Urban land cover change in Northeastern Illinois : a Landsat view from 1972 to 1997 / Y.Q. Wang -- 3. Property taxes, schools, and sprawl / Richard F. Dye and Therese J. McGuire -- 4. Land use planning tools in Illinois : preventing or promoting sprawl? / Jean M. Templeton -- 5. Transportation in the Chicago metropolitan region since 1970 / Joseph DiJohn -- 6. Commercial motor carrier operations in the Northeast Illinois region : impacts on land use trends since 1970 / Piyushimita Thakuriah -- 7. The role of regional planning agencies in suburban deconcentration / Bonnie Lindstrom -- 8. Housing policy and urban sprawl in the Chicago Metropolitan region / Charles J. Orlebeke -- 9. Employment subcenters and subsequent real estate development in suburban Chicago / John F McDonald and Daniel P. McMillen -- 10. High technology employment concentration and urban sprawl in the Chicago Metropolitan Area / Daniel Felsenstein -- 11. The impact of federal and state expenditures on residential land absorption : a quantitative case study Chicago / Joseph J. Persky, Haydar Kurban, and Thomas W. Lester -- 12. New federal and state policies for metropolitan equity / Wim Wiewel and Kimberly Schaffer
Control code
910845386
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780765609687
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910845386

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