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Social conditions & trends





Property rights

* “the Commons”

Community property

Community development




Urban areas




Shopping centers


Public policy

Urban planning


* ”Public spaces”



 Public property


Sports facilities

Social control


Urban renewal


* Branding

Parks & recreation areas



* New Urbanism

Land development

Mixed use development

Area planning & development

Wilderness areas





Social policy