TITLE

Up Close: APA Charter Members

PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Planning;Jul2004, Vol. 70 Issue 7, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents views of charter members of the American Planning Association (APA). Presenting his views on changes that have taken place in regional planning, professor Jane Brooks said that in the mid '70s, planning was still top down, from the feds to the localities. Brooks said that now the emphasis is on empowering grassroots neighborhood groups. In the opinion of the researcher Dorothy Walker, there has been various new achievements in planning, but in much of the American society, the concept of the public good has virtually disappeared.
ACCESSION #
13517505

 

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