Bibliographic Details

Land use in a nutshell / by John R. Nolon, Patricia E. Salkin.

Author / Creator Nolon, John R.
Edition [5th ed.]
Imprint [Eagan, Minn.] : Thomson/West, 2006.
Description xxxv, 410 p. ; 19 cm.
Language English
Series West nutshell series
Nutshell series.
Subject Land use -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Zoning law -- United States.
Real estate development -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Land use -- Law and legislation.
Real estate development -- Law and legislation.
Zoning law.
United States.
Study guides.
Format E-Resource, Print, Book
URL for this record
Varying Form of Title Spine title Land use
Other authors / contributors Salkin, Patricia E.
ISBN 0314163719
Notes Revision of 4th edition by Robert R. Wright, Morton Gitelman.
Includes index.
Standard no. 9780314163714
Table of Contents:
  • Ch. 1. Introduction and common law origins
  • Ch. 2. Land use plans and the planning process
  • Ch. 3. Zoning districts and the separation of land uses
  • Ch. 4. Subdivision control and other methods of community building
  • Ch. 5. Fifth amendment limits on land use regulations
  • Ch. 6. Other constitutional and statutory limits on land use regulation
  • Ch. 7. Smart growth and other flexible land use strategies
  • Ch. 8. Housing and urban redevelopment
  • Ch. 9. Local environmental law as a land use issue
  • Ch. 10. Aesthetic, historic and cultural interest protection
  • Ch. 11. Initiatives, referenda, mediation, and judicial review
  • Ch. 12. Critical contemporary land use issues
  • Appendix. An Internet guide to land use research
  • Index..