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RECORD NUMBER: 6 OF 8
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Opening up the suburbs : an urban strategy for America.|
|Publisher||Yale University Press,|
|Subjects||Cities and towns--United States. ; Suburbs--United States. ; Stedelijke ontwikkeling. ; Agglomeraties. ; Sociaal-economische ontwikkeling. ; Stadtentwicklung ; Vorort|
|Additional Subjects||Suburbs--United States ; Cities and towns--United States|
|Collation||ix, 219 pages 23 cm|
Includes bibliographical references.
Urban development in the United States and its inherent injustice -- Economic and racial differences between central cities and suburbs -- The growing dominance of the suburbs -- The benefits of opening up the suburbs -- The costs and who should pay them -- Neighborhood linkages and residential exclusion -- Sources of opposition -- Preliminary conditions of reconciliation -- The viability of neighborhoods -- Achieving economically balanced population -- Why improving the inner city requires opening up the suburbs -- Principles of a strategy of dispersed economic integration -- Quantifying the strategy -- Policies and tactics -- Some likely objections to opening up the suburbs -- Making the choice.