Zoning and the American Dream


Book Cover Zoning and the American Dream

Zoning and the American Dream
Editor: Jerold Kayden Co-Editor: Charles M. Haar Planners Press, 1989



Foreword: Zoning at Sixty-A Time for Anniversary Reckoning
Charles M. Haar and Jerold S. Kayden

Part I. The Historical Setting

  • The Office File Box-Emanations from the Battlefield Arthur V. N. Brooks
  • Professors, Reformers, Bureaucrats, and Cronies: The Players inEuclid v. Ambler
    William M. Randle

Part II. Zoning Applied (Misapplied): An Experiment in Social and Physical Order

  • Arenas of Conflict: Zoning and Land Use Reform in Critical Political-Economic Perspective
    Joe R. Feagin
  • Expulsive Zoning: The Inequitable Legacy of Euclid
    Yale Rabin
  • Planning and Zoning
    Peter L. Abeles
  • Euclid and the Environment
    Earl Finbar Murphy
  • Legislating Aesthetics: The Role of Zoning in Designing Cities
    Michael Kwartler

Part III. Zoning and the Courts: A Steady Legal Legacy?

  • Judges as Planners: Limited or General Partners?
    Jerold S. Kayden
  • The Prescience and Centrality of Euclid v. Ambler 
    Michael Allan Wolf
  • Euclid's Lochnerian Legacy
    Robert A. Williams, Jr.

Part IV. Zoning and Economics: Are They Compatible?

  • Zoning Myth and Practicc From Euclid into the Future
    Robert H. Nelson
  • Zoning and Land Use Planning: An Economic Perspective
    William C. Wheaton

Part V. Anticipating the Future

  • Reflections on Euclid: Social Contract and Private Purpose
    Charles M. Haar

Appendix: Village of Euclid v. Ambler Realty Company


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