The Zoning Of America

Author: Michael Allan Wolf
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
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Reconstructing the case that made zoning a central element in urban planning for cities and towns throughout America, Michael Allan Wolf provides the first book-length study of the Supreme Court's landmark Euclid v. Ambler decision.

The Evolution Of American Urban Society

Author: Howard P. Chudacoff
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315511037
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The U.S. Supreme Court upheld zoning in the landmark case, Village of Euclid,
Ohio v. Ambler Realty Co. (1926). The court ruled valid a local law that zoned a
parcel of land as residential and that prevented a property owner—in this case,
the ...

Land Use And Society Revised Edition

Author: Rutherford H. Platt
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1559636858
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Geography, Law, and Public Policy Rutherford H. Platt ... in the private land
market, as reflected in the rapid spread of zoning and its eventual approval by the
U.S. Supreme Court. ... Although it originated in Germany in the late nineteenth
century, zoning is a quintessentially American institution with the blend of
idealism ... That 1926 decision in the landmark case of Village of Euclid v. Ambler
Realty Co.

Illustrated Great Decisions Of The Supreme Court

Author: Tony Mauro
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1452267332
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well as Japanese Americans and other minorities sought to vindicate
fundamental rights. ... The Cherokee Cases (1831 and 1832) are included
because they similarly reveal how the Supreme Court played a role in ... Society's
treatment of Jehovah's Witnesses has produced nearly two dozen Supreme
Court decisions, several of ... Environmental law, based mainly on statutory rather
than constitutional provisions, has produced few landmark ... Village of Euclid v.
Ambler Realty Co.

Land Use And Society Third Edition

Author: Rutherford H. Platt
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610914554
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Geography, Law, and Public Policy Rutherford H. Platt. 27. ... Brief of Alfred
Bettman in Village of Euclid v. ... Seymour Toll, Zoned American (New York:
Grossman, 1969). ed., City and Regional Planning Papers of Alfred Bettman (
Cambridge: ...

The Resegregation Of Schools

Author: Jamel K. Donnor
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134070918
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Through the Seattle (2007) ruling, ChiefJustice John Roberts reinforced the
notion that America is a colorblind society ... Though this post-racial premise is
widely debated among scholars and the average citizen alike, it is undisputed
that even if all Americans were clear, educational inequity would still persist. ...
However, as the case of Euclid v. Ambler Realty Co. ... Thus, Euclid (1926) is a
landmark Supreme Court decision in the area of land use and zoning, imbued
with the time's ...

Zoning And The American Dream

Author: Charles Monroe Haar
Publisher: Amer Planning Assn
Size: 75.33 MB
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This thoughtful book assesses just how well zoning is meeting its goals six decades after it was introduced. Zoning and the American Dream finds grounds for both optimism and pessimism.