Jetport: The Boston Airport Controversy

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Transaction Publishers, Jan 1, 1974 - Social Science - 197 pages
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Contents

PROBLEMS OF AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT
15
PUBLIC OPPOSITION
16
NOISE
23
AIRPORTS AND CITY PLANNING
27
POLICIES
29
REGULATION AND CONTROL
30
NOISEABATEMENT POLICIES
37
Technological Innovations and Alternatives
38
The Outer Taxiway and Bird Island Flats
93
Further Runway Projects
96
Parking and Terminal Construction
98
POLITICAL CONTROLS
103
INTERVENTIONS
105
STATE GOVERNMENT
110
Massport Board Appointments
116
Legislation
121

Changing Airline Operations
40
LandUse Restrictions
42
LOGAN AIRPORT AND ITS NEIGHBORS
45
LOGAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
47
THE PUBLIC AUTHORITY
52
EAST BOSTON IS NOT AN AIRPORT
63
AIRPORT IMPACT
68
Noise Makes People Irritable
70
I Thought a Plane Had Struck the House
71
Hitting Against a Stone Wall
72
COPING AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION
74
PLANS AND PROTEST
80
NEW EXPANSION PROJECTS
87
PLACATIONS
127
PUBLIC RELATIONS
128
COMMUNITY RELATIONS
132
AUTHORITY AND PUBLIC POLICY
141
CHALLENGES TO AUTHORITY
143
PARTICIPATION
144
ACCOUNTABILITY
150
Questions of Expertise
151
Threats to Autonomy
156
CONCLUSION VALUES AND PUBLIC CHOICE
163
A Note on the Program on Science Technology and Society
171
NOTES
173
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