Regional Conflict in the New York Metropolis: the Legend of Robert Moses and the Power of the Port Authority

@article{Doig1990RegionalCI,
  title={Regional Conflict in the New York Metropolis: the Legend of Robert Moses and the Power of the Port Authority},
  author={Jameson W. Doig},
  journal={Urban Studies},
  year={1990},
  volume={27},
  pages={201 - 232}
}
  • J. W. Doig
  • Published 1 April 1990
  • Political Science, Sociology
  • Urban Studies
ROBERT MOSES IN OPPOSITION TO THE PNYA ON AIRPORTPORT ADMINISTRATION (LATE 1940S), CONSTRUCTION OF MANHATTAN BUS TERMINAL (1947) AND HIGHWAY EXPANSION (1953-54) 
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