Susan Fainstein, Professor of Urban Planning, to receive Paul Davidoff Award

Susan Fainstein will receive the Paul Davidoff Award at the annual meeting of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) on October 15, for her book The Just City (Cornell University Press, 2010). ACSP is the national organization of the planning academy, and the Paul Davidoff Award is given every two years. 
The Award “recognizes an outstanding book publication promoting participatory planning and positive social change, opposing poverty and racism as factors in society and seeking ways to reduce disparities between rich and poor; white and black; men and women.”