By Karl Besel, Viviana Andreescu

Back to the Future explores new urbanism and concrete revitalization in the context of public coverage traits equivalent to nearby governance and the position of nonprofits. the aim of this publication is to supply scholars and execs alike with a context for analyzing the beginnings of recent urbanism, in addition to to demonstrate how this circulation has turn into a national development in line with altering demographics and the true property trouble. The ebook essentially makes use of comparative case experiences inside either internal urban and suburban components. whereas an increasing number of articles were written on either suburban and internal urban new urbanist groups, few books have attached new urbanism to its roots in historic maintenance groups. This booklet distinguishes itself from different works through assessing the commonalities among greenfield (suburban) new urbanist improvement and internal urban (redevelopment) projects.

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49. Ibid. 50. M. net/node/5660. 4. 52. Bianco, 2001, p. 95. 53. M. Lind, 1999. 54. Mayor Jim Brainard, interview by Karl Besel, 2009. 55. Moses quoted in R. Caro, 1974, p. 471. 56. Mumford quoted in Dorman, 1993, p. 228. Chapter Two Lewis Mumford and Jane Jacobs as Precursors of New Urbanism: Residents’ Reaction to Different Urban Visions Viviana Andreescu and Karl Besel Lewis Mumford, a social philosopher, architecture critic, and historian and Jane Jacobs, a “geographer, propagandist, and city planning idealist”1 were two writers whose keen eyes for urban details and reformist ideas about urban planning and architecture strongly influenced the way we perceive urban forms today or think about the future of our cities.

Landscape and Urban Planning 48: 83-97, 2000. 46. Jacobs, op. cit. 258. 47. Jacobs, op. cit. 117. 48. See S. Fainstein, New Directions in Planning Theory, Urban Affairs Review, 35(4): 451-478, 2000. 49. Goldberger, op. cit. 50. J. Grant, Planning the Good Community: New Urbanism in Theory and Practice. (London: Routledge, 2006). 51. cit. 52. See Klemek, op. ; M. net/node/ 5660. 53. M. Wendt, The Importance of Death and Life of the American Great Cities (1961) by Jane Jacobs to the Profession of Urban Planning.

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