Ch. 1. Introduction and common law origins Ch. 2. Land use plans and the planning process Ch. 3. Zoning districts and the separation of land uses Ch. 4. Subdivision control and other methods of community building Ch. 5. Fifth amendment limits on land use regulations Ch. 6. Other constitutional and statutory limits on land use regulation Ch. 7. Smart growth and other flexible land use strategies Ch. 8. Housing and urban redevelopment Ch. 9. Local environmental law as a land use issue Ch. 10. Aesthetic, historic and cultural interest protection Ch. 11. Initiatives, referenda, mediation, and judicial review Ch. 12. Critical contemporary land use issues Appendix. An Internet guide to land use research.
Revision of 4th edition by Robert R. Wright, Morton Gitelman. Includes index.