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Construction in Cities

Construction in Cities: Social, Environmental, Political, and Economic Concerns

By Patricia J. Lancaster, AIA

This book serves as a handy reference of actions and methods to override such costly delays to urban construction as unexpected archeological finds, dying trees, and toxic air!

Price: $90.00
ISBN: 9780849374869
Product Code: 0849374863
Year: 2000
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 272
Publisher: CRC Press


Features include:

  • Common and highly topical issues related to construction in a litigious society
  • Enviornmental, economic, political, and social factors that can impact urban construction projects
  • Numerous examples of projects completed successfully under extremely difficult circumstances
  • An explanation of various concerns faced by construction professionals along with strategies for minimizing their adverse effects