War on the Dream: How Anti-Sprawl Policy Threatens the Quality of Life

by

People around the world associate the "universal dream of home ownership" with an unprecedented improvement in quality of life. But there is a war on this dream, the result of policies that seek to control urban sprawl or suburbanization. The proponents and governments that implement such anti-suburban policies do so with little debate and virtually without any serious analysis of the consequences. Anti-suburban policies outlaw development on large swaths of land, creating scarcity and increasing housing prices. This ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
War on the Dream: How Anti-Sprawl Policy Threatens the Quality of Life
2006, iUniverse, Bloomington IN

ISBN-13: 9780595399482

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency