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Land Use and Society

Geography, Law, and Public Policy

by Rutherford H. Platt

  • 324 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Environment law,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Policy,
  • Land-Use Control,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • USA,
  • Physical geography,
  • Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice,
  • Planning,
  • Law / Land Use,
  • Land Use,
  • Law and legislation,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages521
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611541M
    ISBN 101559634359
    ISBN 109781559634359

    The Society organizes the World Symposium on Transport and Land Use Research. The first symposium was held in Whistler, Canada , the second was held at Delft, The Netherlands in , and the third took place in Brisbane, Australia in land use law: an overview. In colonial America, few regulations existed to control the use of land, due to the seemingly endless amounts of it. As society shifted from rural to urban, public land regulation became important, especially to city governments trying to control industry, commerce, and housing within their boundaries.

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