The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome

The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome

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An incisive look at the consequences of today's costly and damaging suburban lifestyle In The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome, Bloomberg News' John Wasik exposes the economic, cultural, environmental, and health problems underlying life in suburbia. Wasik provides powerful insights into how the U.S. suburban lifestyle has become unsustainable and what can be done to salvage it. His observations are firmly grounded in exclusive on-the-ground research, interviews with thought leaders, and the latest studies and statistics. The book Exposes the untold truths about suburban home ownership: green isn't always so green, life isn't cheaper after accounting for gas, water, and taxes, and modern suburban living isn't so idyllic considering the toll it takes on our health Includes exclusive research and analysis by experts in the field that debunks the many myths associated with suburban living Explores innovative solutions being developed in cities across the country The American Dream of moving further from a city to buy a bigger house and find better schools has become a costly nightmare. The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome examines why and what can be done.a€œMore than $13 billion is lost every year through cracks in buildings, a€ the narrator says, as if hea#39;s doing a World War II documentary. ... Attractive tour guides with stylish hairand frenetic, memorized deliveries usher small groups inand out of every single room, so the tour ... Electronics, and the Whirlpool Duet clothes washerdryer, which has the a€œlargest capacity ofany residential frontload product available.


Title:The Cul-de-Sac Syndrome
Author: John F. Wasik
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2010-12-28
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