9781577662808

Anatomy of a Park: Essentials of Recreation Area Planning and Design

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  • ISBN13:

    9781577662808

  • ISBN10:

    1577662806

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2003-04-01
  • Publisher: Waveland Pr Inc

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Table of Contents

Introduction ix
Context: Past and Present
1(12)
The Umbrella Considerations
13(20)
The Aesthetic Considerations
33(14)
The Functional Considerations
47(32)
Plan Interpretation
79(6)
Site Design Process
85(16)
Plan Evaluation
101(48)
Good Park, Great Park
149(6)
The Bottom Line
155(16)
Appendix 1 Selected Park and Activity Size and Facility Standards 171(2)
Appendix 2 Selected Game Area Size Standards 173(2)
Appendix 3 Field and Court Games 175(1)
Appendix 4 Responses of Selected Trees to Recreational Use 176(1)
Appendix 5 Suitability of Soils for Recreational Use 177(3)
Appendix 6 Agencies and Organizations Offering Technical Assistance 180(1)
Bibliography 181(4)
Index 185

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