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Retrofitting Suburbia
Volume 17, Number 2
Summer 2005


2
Editorial Staff

3
Caring for Places: Caring for Thought
Donlyn Lyndon

8
Suburban Retrofits, Demographics, and Sustainability [Retrofitting Suburbia]
Ellen Dunham-Jones

20
Focusing Growth amid Sprawl: Atlanta's Livable Centers Initiative [Speaking of Places]
Michael Dobbins

24
Creating Alternatives to the Standard Real Estate Types (The Need for Alternatives to the Nineteen Standard Real Estate Product Types) [Research and Debate]
Christopher Leinberger

30
Rediscovering the Logic of Garden Apartments [Research and Debate]
Paul Hess

36
Superneighborhood 27: A Brief History of Change
Susan Rogers

42
Stripscape: Pedestrian Amenities along 7th Avenue [Speaking of Places]
Darren Petrucci

45
When Suburbia Awakens [Speaking of Places]
Lars Lerup

46
Retrofitting "Levittown" [Speaking of Places]
June Williamson

54
Ossified Dwelling: Or Why Contemporary Suburban Housing Can't Change [Case Studies]
Renee Chow

56
Photo

58
Stealing Home: A Suburban Public Realm [Research and Debate]
Roger Sherman

60
Restructuring the Strip [Research and Debate]
Michael Freedman

60
Connecting Infrastructure to Deep Structure [Place Debate: Revisiting the Phoenix Public Art Plan]
Frederick Steiner

68
A State of the Union [Portfolio]
Cervin Robinson

76
Veiled Sustainability: The Screen in the Work of Fumihiko Maki [Speaking of Places]
Brendon Levitt

82
The Polycentric City [Dispatches]
Greg Tung, Ellen Greenberg

84
New Visions of Suburban Life [Dispatches]
June Williamson

86
UC Merced: Time Will Tell [To Rally Discussion]
Christopher Adams, John Kriken

88
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