Journal of the West
City planning -- United States -- History -- 1945-, Cities and towns -- Growth -- History -- 20th century, Urban sociology
Focuses on the Western United States' leadership in city planning since World War II. Concepts of three competing ideas about the emerging form of decentralization or suburbanization; 'Urban realms'; 'Linear cities'; 'Go-board metropolis'; Opinion of historians and architectural experts; Illustration of several models for understanding the morphology of Western cities.
Abbott, C. (1995). "Beautiful Downtown Burbank": Changing metropolitan geography in the modern West. Journal Of The West, 34(3), 8-18.