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Great Planning Disasters

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  • Great Planning Disasters (University of California Press) – Trade paperback (1982)
    by Peter Hall

    Great Planning Disasters

    Trade paperback, University of California Press
    1982
    English
    340 pages

    ISBN: 0520046072
    ISBN-13: 9780520046078

    In this "pathology of planning," Peter Hall briskly recounts the histories of five great planning disasters and two near-disasters and analyzes the decisions of the professional bureaucrats, community activists, and politicians involved in the planning process. He draws on an eclectic body of theory from political science, economics, ethics, and long-range future forecasting to suggest ways to forestall such grand mistakes in the future. For this edition, Hall has added a special introduction in which he reflects further on ... Show more

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