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Product Description: The work of Harvey S. Perloff stands as a landmark in the evolution of Anglo­ American planning doctrine. It is impossible to fully capture the essence of the published work in a paragraph, page, or even an entire essay. Yet its highpoints can be identified...read more
By John Friedmann (editor)

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9781461295150 | Springer Verlag, September 27, 2011, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The work of Harvey S.

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Product Description: For nearly fifty years John Friedmann's writings have not just led the academic study of the discipline, but have given shape and direction to the planning profession itself. Covering transactive planning, radical planning, the concept of the Good City, civil society, rethinking poverty and the diversity of planning cultures, this collection of Friedmann's most important and influential essays tells a coherent and compelling story about how the evolution of thinking about planning over several decades has helped to shape its practice...read more

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9780415781510 | Routledge, February 18, 2011, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: For nearly fifty years John Friedmann's writings have not just led the academic study of the discipline, but have given shape and direction to the planning profession itself.

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9780415781527 | Routledge, February 18, 2011, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: For nearly fifty years John Friedmann's writings have not just led the academic study of the discipline, but have given shape and direction to the planning profession itself.

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Product Description: Though China's urban history reaches back over five thousand years, it is only in the last quarter century that urbanization has emerged as a force of widespread social transformation while a massive population shift from country to city has brought about a dramatic revolution in China's culture, politics, and economy...read more

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9780816646142 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 23, 2005, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: Though China's urban history reaches back over five thousand years, it is only in the last quarter century that urbanization has emerged as a force of widespread social transformation while a massive population shift from country to city has brought about a dramatic revolution in China's culture, politics, and economy.

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9780816646159 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 23, 2005, cover price $18.95

This volume contains some of John Friedmann's most controversial essays on spatial and territorial development. Friedmann perceives a global crisis which he traces to the dissolution of territorial relations. The collection includes an autobiographical fragment by the author. (view table of contents)

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9780887382017 | Transaction Pub, August 1, 1988, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: This volume contains some of John Friedmann's most controversial essays on spatial and territorial development.

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9780765809421 | Transaction Pub, June 1, 2002, cover price $33.95

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Product Description: In essays as engaging as they are informative, a leading figure in urban planning and geography broadly surveys the complex terrain of global urbanization. Unique in its scope and its prospective view of city-regions as substantially autonomous "quasi-city-states," this book offers an unprecedented look at the global urban future, focusing on models of development, transnational migration, citizenship, representation, and the good city as a utopian construct...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780816638840 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In essays as engaging as they are informative, a leading figure in urban planning and geography broadly surveys the complex terrain of global urbanization.

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Product Description: This work explores the challenges to urban and regional governance posed by the emergence of mega-urban regions in the Asia Pacific region, examining the experimental government structures in place to govern these areas. It includes case studies of Sydney, Vancouver, Seoul and Osaka...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780888651778 | Pacific Educational Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: This work explores the challenges to urban and regional governance posed by the emergence of mega-urban regions in the Asia Pacific region, examining the experimental government structures in place to govern these areas.

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Product Description: In an era of the globalization of finance, production and distribution networks, cities have become increasingly competitive. The business environments preferred by such international investment impact on the lives of citizens, on urban spaces, services, amenities and infrastructure...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Mike Douglass (editor) and John Friedmann (editor)

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9780471977087 | John Wiley & Son Ltd, January 1, 1998, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: In an era of the globalization of finance, production and distribution networks, cities have become increasingly competitive.

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9780471977094 | Academy Editions Ltd, July 7, 1998, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: In an era of the globalization of finance, production and distribution networks, cities have become increasingly competitive.

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By Rebecca Abers (editor), Lilian Autler (editor) and John Friedmann (editor)

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9780879030834 | Univ of California at LA, May 1, 1996, cover price $17.95

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Product Description: Two-thirds of the population of the world are poor, and their number is growing in the first as well as in the third world, despite billions of dollars of aid. The economic development policies of the last two decades, and the theory which gave rise to them, have been discredited...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781557862990 | Blackwell Pub, March 1, 1992, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Friedmann argues that poverty should be seen not merely in material terms, but as social, political and psychological powerlessness.

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9781557863003 | Blackwell Pub, March 1, 1992, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Two-thirds of the population of the world are poor, and their number is growing in the first as well as in the third world, despite billions of dollars of aid.

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Product Description: John Friedmann addresses a central question of Western political theory: how, and to what extent, history can be guided by reason. In this comprehensive treatment of the relation of knowledge to action, which he calls planning, he traces the major intellectual traditions of planning thought and practice...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780691077437 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 1987, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: John Friedmann addresses a central question of Western political theory: how, and to what extent, history can be guided by reason.

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9780691022680 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 1, 1987, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: John Friedmann addresses a central question of Western political theory: how, and to what extent, history can be guided by reason.

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Product Description: This is an authoritative and comprehensive vision of molecular cell biology. Advances in our knowledge of how cells work has driven the discipline to the point where we understand the cell at new levels of complexity such as larger signalling complexes in cells, and cells interacting with other cells...read more

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9780262560245 | Mit Pr, September 29, 1982, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: This is an authoritative and comprehensive vision of molecular cell biology.

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9780520039285 | Univ of California Pr, December 1, 1979, cover price $55.00

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