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ARCHIVE OF THE NEW URBANISM
New Urbanism Suggested Reading
Adam, Robert, and Matthew Hardy. Tradition Today: Continuity in Architecture and Society. Southampton: WIT, 2008.
Benfield, F. Kaid, Matthew D. Raimi, and Donald D. T. Chen. Once there were Greenfields: How Urban Sprawl is Undermining America's Environment, Economy, and Social Fabric. New York: Natural Resources Defense Council, 1999.
Benfield, F. Kaid, Jutka Terris, and Nancy Vorsanger. Solving Sprawl: Models of Smart Growth in Communities Across AmericaNew York, NY: Natural Resources Defense Council, 2001.
Breen, Ann. Intown Living: A Different American Dream. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2004.
Bressi, Todd W., and Seaside Institute. The Seaside Debates : A Critique of the New Urbanism. New York; London: Rizzoli; Troika, 2002
Calthorpe, Peter. The Next American Metropolis : Ecology, Community, and the American Dream. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 1993.
Calthorpe, Peter, Robert Fishman, and Lars Lerup. New Urbanism : Peter Calthorpe Vs. Lars Lerup. New York: Arts Press, 2005.
Cathorpe, Peter, and William Fulton. The Regional City: Planning for the End of Sprawl. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2001.
Collins, Christiane Crasemann. Werner Hegemann and the Search for Universal Urbanism. 1st ed. New York: W.W. Norton, 2005.
Congress for the New Urbanism. Codifying New Urbanism: How to Reform Municipal Land Development Regulations. Chicago: American Planning Association, 2004.
Correa, JaimeSeven Recipes for the New Urbanism. Morrisville, N.C. : Lulu Enterprises, c2009. Self-Sufficient Urbanism: A Vision of Contraction for the Non-Distant Future. Morrisville, N.C. : Lulu Enterprises, c2008.
Dittmar, Hank, and Gloria Ohland. The New Transit Town : Best Practices in Transit-Oriented Development. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2004.
Duany, Andres, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk. Towns and Town-Making Principles. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Graduate School of Design; New York: Rizzoli, 1992.
Duany, Andres, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck. Suburban Nation : The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream. 1st ed. New York: North Point Press, 2000.
Duany, Andres, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Robert Alminana. The New Civic Art : Elements of Town Planning. New York: Rizzoli, 2003.
Duany, Andres, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Robert Davis. The Lexicon of the New Urbanism. Miami: Duany Plater-Syberk & Co., 2002. Smartcode: A Comprehensive Form-Based Planning Ordinance. Miami, FL : Duany Plater Zyberk & Co. : Tallahassee, Fla. : distributed by Municipal Code Corp., 2005.
Dunham-Jones, Ellen, and June Williamson. Retrofitting Suburbia : Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs. Hoboken, N.J: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Projected Date: 0812, 2009.
Emerson, Chad. The SmartCode Solution to Sprawl. Washington, DC: Environmental Law Institute, 2007.
Farr, Douglas. Sustainable Urbanism: Urban Design with Nature. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2008.
Frantz, Douglas Frantz, and Catherine Collins Collins. Celebration USA: Living in Disney's Brave New Town. New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1999.
Haas, Tigran. New Urbanism and Beyond : Designing Cities for the Future. New York: Rizzoli, 2008.
Handy, Susan, Robert G. Paterson, and Kent Butler. Planning for Street Connectivity: Getting from here to there. Chicago: American Planning Association: Planning Advisory Service, 2003.
Hirschhorn, Joel S. Sprawl Kills: How Blandburbs Steal Your Time, Health, and Money. New York: Sterling & Ross, 2005.
Jacobs, Allan B. Great Streets. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 1993.
Jacobs, Allan B., Elizabeth Macdonald, and Yodan Rofé. The Boulevard Book: History, Evolution, Design of Mulitway Boulevards. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 2002.
Kunstler, James Howard. The City in Mind: Meditations on the Urban Condition. New York: Free Press, 2001. World made by Hand. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press. Home from Nowhere : Remaking our Everyday World for the Twenty-First Century. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. The Geography of Nowhere : The Rise and Decline of America's Man-made Landscape. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993.
Lang, Robert E., and Jennifer B. LeFurgy. Boomburbs: The Rise of America's Accidental Cities. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2007
Lassell, Michael. Celebration: The Story of a Town. New York: Disney Edition, 2004.
Leinberger, Christopher B. The Option of Urbanism: Investing in a New American Dream. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2008.
Mansfield, Todd, Ross Yockey, and L. Beth Yockey. Craving Community: The New American Dream. Seattle: Abecedary Press, 2008.
McCamant, Kathryn, and Charles Durrett. Cohousing: A Contemporary Approach to Housing Ourselves. 2nd ed. Berkely, CA: Ten Speed Press, 1994.
Mehrotra, Rahul. Everyday Urbanism : Margaret Crawford Vs. Michael Speaks. Ann Arbor, Michigan: A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture, University of Michigan, 2005.
Morgan, William. The Abrams Guide to American House Styles. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2004.
Morris, Douglas E. It's a Sprawl World After all: The Human Cost of Unplanned Growth and Visions of a Better Future. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers, 2005.
Mouzon, Stephen A., and Susan M. Henderson. Traditional Construction Patterns. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2004.
Ross, Andrew. The Celebration Chronicles: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Property Values in Disney's New Town. New York: Ballantine Books, 1999.
Salingaros, Nikos A. Principles of Urban Structure. Amsterdam: Techne, 2005.
Scott Brown, Denise. Urban Concepts. London; New York: Academy Editions; St. Martin's Press, 1990.
Senge, Peter. Presence: Exploring Profound Change in People, Organizations, and Society. New York: Currency / Double Day, 2005.
Shoup, Donald C. The High Cost of Free Parking. Chicago: Planners Press: American Planning Association, 2005.
Sobel, Lee S. Greyfields into Goldfields: Dead Malls Become Living Neighborhoods. San Francisco, CA: Congress for the New Urbanism, 2002.
Solomon, Daniel. Global City Blues. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2003.
Sucher, DavidCity Comforts: How to Build an Urban VIliage. Seattle: City Comforts Press, 1995.