Dutch Land-use Planning: The Principles and the Practice by Prof Dr Needham Barrie

By Prof Dr Needham Barrie

Dutch making plans is well known and favorite for its targets and its achievements. This ebook presents, for the 1st time, a accomplished description and research in English of its complete diversity of regulations and practices. It supplies an up to date account of the rules - written and unwritten - at the back of the making plans, and likewise indicates how the perform occasionally ignores these ideas so that it will in achieving greater effects. It describes the content material of the rules, the measures taken to grasp them, and the successes and screw ups. The booklet isn't uncritical of Dutch land-use making plans, however the writer values its strengths and believes that making plans in different international locations may perhaps research from them. those strengths come up within the carrying on with rigidity among the excessive pursuits of the Dutch making plans, and the ingenuity and pragmatism exercised on the way to realize these ambitions.

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