Urban Growth Management and Its Discontents

Promises, Practices, and Geopolitics in U.S. City-Regions

  • Authors
  • Yonn Dierwechter

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Yonn Dierwechter
      Pages 1-12
  3. History and Theory

  4. Goals and Tools

  5. Case Studies

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 249-292

About this book


This book introduces, synthesizes, and evaluates spatial planning for growth management in the contemporary USA. It discusses the neglected relationship between the actual environmental results of various state growth management systems and the geographically diverse politics of discontent with these various systems.


environment geopolitics growth management planning politics state USA

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