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New Towns and the Suburban Dream Ideology and Utopia in Planning and Development (Kennikat Press national university publications) by Allen.

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Published by Associated Faculty Pr Inc .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology, Urban,
  • Suburbs,
  • United States,
  • New towns

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7928372M
ISBN 100804691614
ISBN 109780804691611

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It was supposed to offer a solution to the sprawl of Dublin, but then recession hit and now Adamstown has been only partially completed. Ten years after launch, John Meagher visits our newest 'new town'. Pictured are Adamstown residents Bernard and Nicole McGinley, and neighbour Elly Parker (right). Yet the lesson of the new towns is that being linked into a bigger city fosters growth. Their success owes much to the other part of s planning—the tight green belts which still surround big cities and squeeze investment farther out. The notion that they would be . Along with ‘New Towns,’ they are an innovation in residential developments that may help to rescue the suburban dream from the nightmare of mass‐produced housing. SUBURBAN NATION by DPZ - (A must read) TOWN PLANNING IN PRACTICE by Raymond Unwin - (An Introduction to the Art of Designing Cities and Suburbs) CIVIC ART - THE AMERICAN VITRUVIUS by Elbert Peets & Werner Hegemann - (American Vitruvius: An Architect's Handbook of Civic Art) NEW AMERICAN URBANISM by John A. Dutton - (Re-forming the Suburban.