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Product Description: Rebuilding Community after Katrina chronicles the innovative and ambitious partnership between Cornell University’s City and Regional Planning department and ACORN Housing, an affiliate of what was the nation’s largest low-income community organization...read more
By John Forester (editor)

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9781439910993 | Temple Univ Pr, November 1, 2015, cover price $95.50 | About this edition: Rebuilding Community after Katrina chronicles the innovative and ambitious partnership between Cornell University’s City and Regional Planning department and ACORN Housing, an affiliate of what was the nation’s largest low-income community organization.

Paperback:

9781439911006 | Temple Univ Pr, November 1, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Rebuilding Community after Katrina chronicles the innovative and ambitious partnership between Cornell University’s City and Regional Planning department and ACORN Housing, an affiliate of what was the nation’s largest low-income community organization.

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Product Description: An updated edition of a classic handbook for cyclists from beginner to expert. Effective Cycling is an essential handbook for cyclists from beginner to expert, whether daily commuters or weekend pleasure trippers. This thoroughly updated seventh edition offers cyclists the information they need for riding a bicycle under all conditions: on congested city streets or winding mountain roads, day or night, rain or shine...read more

Hardcover:

9780262061599 | 6 sub edition (Mit Pr, February 1, 1993), cover price $44.00 | About this edition: The core of John Forester's concept of effective cycling is that bicyclists fare best when they act, and are treated in return, as drivers of vehicles, with the same rights and responsibilities that other drivers have.
9780262060882 | 5th edition (Mit Pr, December 31, 1983), cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Effective Cycling is a guide to the proper techniques of riding, whether for commuting, recreation, or sport, and a manual for bicycling assertiveness on the roads.

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9780262516945 | 7 edition (Mit Pr, April 20, 2012), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: An updated edition of a classic handbook for cyclists from beginner to expert.
9780262560702 | 6 sub edition (Mit Pr, December 29, 1992), cover price $9.75 | About this edition: The core of John Forester's concept of Effective Cycling is that bicyclists fare best when they act, and are treated in return, as drivers of vehicles, with the same rights and responsibilities that motorists have.
9780262560269 | 5th edition (Mit Pr, December 31, 1983), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Paperback Edition

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Product Description: In their own words, the stories of the men and women who are the planners, architects, community organizers--the hidden builders--of the modern state of Israel. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Raphael Fischler (editor), John Forester (editor) and Deborah Shmueli (editor)

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9780791450574 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $81.50 | About this edition: In their own words, the stories of the men and women who are the planners, architects, community organizers--the hidden builders--of the modern state of Israel.

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9780791450581 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: In their own words, the stories of the men and women who are the planners, architects, community organizers--the hidden builders--of the modern state of Israel.

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Product Description: Citizen participation in such complex issues as the quality of the environment, neighborhood housing, urban design, and economic development often brings with it suspicion of government, anger between stakeholders, and power plays by many--as well as appeals to rational argument...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780262062077 | Mit Pr, October 29, 1999, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Citizen participation in such complex issues as the quality of the environment, neighborhood housing, urban design, and economic development often brings with it suspicion of government, anger between stakeholders, and power plays by many--as well as appeals to rational argument.

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9780262561228 | Mit Pr, October 29, 1999, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Citizen participation in such complex issues as the quality of the environment, neighborhood housing, urban design, and economic development often brings with it suspicion of government, anger between stakeholders, and power plays by many―as well as appeals to rational argument.

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Product Description: This new edition of John Forester's handbook for transportation policy makers and bicycling advocates has been completely rewritten to reflect changes of the last decade. It includes new chapters on European bikeway engineering, city planning, integration with mass transit and long-distance carriers, "traffic calming," and the art of encouraging private-sector support for bicycle commuting...read more

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9780262560795 | 2 sub edition (Mit Pr, September 1, 1994), cover price $8.75 | About this edition: This new edition of John Forester's handbook for transportation policy makers and bicycling advocates has been completely rewritten to reflect changes of the last decade.

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Product Description: Public policy is made of language. Whether in written or oral form, argument is central to all parts of the policy process. As simple as this insight appears, its implications for policy analysis and planning are profound. Drawing from recent work on language and argumentation and referring to such theorists as Wittgenstein, Habermas, Toulmin, and Foucault, these essays explore the interplay of language, action, and power in both the practice and the theory of policy-making...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor), John Forester (editor) and Robert Hoppe (contributor)

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9780822313724 | Duke Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Public policy is made of language.

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Product Description: Jürgen Habermas's critical communications theory of society has excited widespread interest in recent years. The essays in this book explore the research implications of Habermas's theory for the analysis of modern problems of public life...read more

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9780791414453 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1993, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: Jürgen Habermas's critical communications theory of society has excited widespread interest in recent years.

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Product Description: Too often attacked as hopelessly abstract, contemporary critical social theory can help us to understand both public policy and its analysis. In this book, John Forester shows how policy analysis, planning, and public administration are thoroughly political communicative practices that subtly and selectively organize public attention...read more

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9780791414460 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1993, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Too often attacked as hopelessly abstract, contemporary critical social theory can help us to understand both public policy and its analysis.

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Product Description: Public policy is made of language. Whether in written or oral form, argument is central to all parts of the policy process. As simple as this insight appears, its implications for policy analysis and planning are profound. Drawing from recent work on language and argumentation and referring to such theorists as Wittgenstein, Habermas, Toulmin, and Foucault, these essays explore the interplay of language, action, and power in both the practice and the theory of policy-making...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor) and John Forester (editor)

Hardcover:

9780822313540 | Duke Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Public policy is made of language.

Miscellaneous:

9780203169254, titled "Argumentative Turn in Policy Analysis and Planning" | Routledge, September 1, 1993, cover price $65.00 | also contains The Argumentative Turn in Policy Analysis and Planning, The Argumentative Turn in Policy Analysis and Planning

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Product Description: From 1969 to 1979, Cleveland's city planning staff under Norman Krumholz's leadership conducted a unique experiment in equity oriented planning. Fighting to defend the public welfare while also assisting the city's poorest citizens, these planners combined professional competence and political judgment to bring pressing urban issues to the public's attention...read more

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9780877227007 | Temple Univ Pr, June 1, 1990, cover price $54.50 | About this edition: From 1969 to 1979, Cleveland's city planning staff under Norman Krumholz's leadership conducted a unique experiment in equity oriented planning.

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Product Description: From 1969 to 1979, Cleveland's city planning staff under Norman Krumholz's leadership conducted a unique experiment in equity oriented planning. This book provides a detailed personal account of a sustained and effective equity-planning practice that influenced urban policy.

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9780877227014 | Temple Univ Pr, May 18, 1990, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: From 1969 to 1979, Cleveland's city planning staff under Norman Krumholz's leadership conducted a unique experiment in equity oriented planning.

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Product Description: Jürgen Habermas's critical communications theory of society has excited widespread interest in recent years. The essays in this book explore the research implications of Habermas's theory for the analysis of modern problems of public life...read more
By John Forester (editor)

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9780262560429 | Reprint edition (Mit Pr, September 2, 1987), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Jürgen Habermas's critical communications theory of society has excited widespread interest in recent years.

Product Description: Confronting Values in Policy Analysis questions the pursuit of `value neutrality' in policy analysis, and argues for the integration of empirical and normative methods of analysis. The contributors analyse the emerging ethical issues, the practice of policy analysis, theoretical and methodological issues involved in the normative work of policy analysts, and the central questions of ethical responsibility...read more

Hardcover:

9780803926165 | Sage Pubns, July 1, 1987, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: Confronting Values in Policy Analysis questions the pursuit of `value neutrality' in policy analysis, and argues for the integration of empirical and normative methods of analysis.

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Product Description: Policymaking, Communication, and Social Learning presents Sir Geoffrey Vickers’s seminal essays on policymaking and related issues facing modern Western culture. These essays, many of them published here for the first time, illustrate the range of Sir Geoffrey’s thought, and also articulate certain recurrent themes...read more

Hardcover:

9780887381157 | Transaction Pub, July 1, 1987, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: Policymaking, Communication, and Social Learning presents Sir Geoffrey Vickers’s seminal essays on policymaking and related issues facing modern Western culture.

Product Description: Confronting Values in Policy Analysis questions the pursuit of `value neutrality′ in policy analysis, and argues for the integration of empirical and normative methods of analysis. The contributors analyse the emerging ethical issues, the practice of policy analysis, theoretical and methodological issues involved in the normative work of policy analysts, and the central questions of ethical responsibility...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor) and John Forester (editor)

Paperback:

9780803926172 | Sage Pubns, June 1, 1987, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Confronting Values in Policy Analysis questions the pursuit of `value neutrality′ in policy analysis, and argues for the integration of empirical and normative methods of analysis.

Hardcover:

9780262060851 | 2 sub edition (Mit Pr, October 1, 1983), cover price $27.50

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