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saraid216 · 2013-01-22 · Original thread
I'd strongly recommend this book for a case study on how this actually plays out in reality:

saraid216 · 2012-11-07 · Original thread
I would strongly recommend this book:

It's a case study of power dynamics inside the city of Aalborg with respect to a specific project and shows the influences of counties, businesses, and political climate on the result.

Not sure why Amazon doesn't seem to have it anymore... :(

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