Postwar suburban sprawl resulted in environmental consequences that engendered backlash from those concerned about the quality life in the places they lived, played, and worked. Few cities grew as rapidly as Phoenix and therefore the city offers an important case study to evaluate the success and limits of environmentalism in shaping urban growth in the postwar period.
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- Environmental Studies
- Cities and towns--Arizona--Phoenix--Growth.
- Cities and towns
- City planning--Arizona--Phoenix--History--20th century.
- City planning
- Environmentalism--Arizona--Phoenix--History--20th century.
- Partial requirement for: M.A., Arizona State University, 2015Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 160-176)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: History