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Henderson, Harold
June 2005
Planning;Jun2005, Vol. 71 Issue 6, p53
Trade Publication
The article presents a critical analysis of some books on planning and architecture. The books are "Up Against the Sprawl: Public Policy and the Making of Southern California," edited by Jennifer Wolch, Manuel Pastor and Peter Dreier; "The Philosophy of Sustainable Design," by Jason F. McLennan; "Intown Living: A Different American Dream," by Ann Breen and Dick Rigby; "Gender and Planning: A Reader," edited by Lisa J. Servon and Susan Fainstein.


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