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The next American metropolis : ecology, community, and the American dream

Author: Peter Calthorpe
Publisher: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, ©1993.
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Regarding issues of urban sprawl Visit Sprawl Net, at Rice University. It's under construction, but it should be an interesting resource. Check out the traffic in the land of commuting. And, finally,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Calthorpe, Peter.
Next American metropolis.
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c1993
(OCoLC)623245889
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Calthorpe
ISBN: 1878271687 9781878271686
OCLC Number: 27814585
Description: 175 p. : ill., maps (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Contents: Guidelines. Definitions ; Guiding principles ; Ecology and habitat ; Core commercial areas ; Residential areas ; Secondary areas ; Parks, plazas, and civic buildings ; Street and circulation system ; Pedestrian and bicycle system ; Transit system ; Parking requirements and configuration --
Projects. Regional plans ; Station area plans ; New neighborhoods ; Towns and new towns.
Responsibility: Peter Calthorpe.
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Advocates a fundamental change in patterns of building to respond to the growth crisis in US metropolitan regions. Defines a new direction, and provides guidelines--not an architectural manifesto or Read more...

 
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