Pastoral Capitalism: A History of Suburban Corporate Landscapes

Backorder (temporarily out of stock)
Product Details
Price
$24.95  $23.20
Publisher
MIT Press
Publish Date
Pages
336
Dimensions
7.68 X 8.88 X 0.82 inches | 1.92 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780262526142

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate
About the Author

Louise A. Mozingo is Professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning at the University of California, Berkeley. She was a practicing landscape architect for nearly a decade.

Reviews
Mozingo is no apologist for suburban corporate expansion, and in sketching out its history, builds to a conclusion not much different from many other critics of urban planning--that sprawling development has reinforced an unsustainable dependency on cars...Mozingo has provided a backstory to the business park that weaves together corporate history, academic-commercial collaboration, and design innovation to fill in an unfairly overlooked chapter in the modern geography of life and work.--Anthony Paletta, Bookforum--