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Facilitating this centrifugal ﬂow were new means of transport that expanded each individual’s realm. City dwellers could range farther in pursuit of work, leisure, and residence. Over the past three centuries the wealthy have been able to convert part-time suburban villas into full-time homes and have been joined by the middle and working classes who have found lifestyle options in suburbia that were unavailable in the core. Industry has migrated outward to lay claim to the swaths of open space along the fringe.
Every commentator seemed to have their own label for the new phenomenon. Suburban downtown, technoburb, outer city, urban village, and post-suburbia were all suggested, and in the early 1990s ‘edge city’ gained popularity as a result of an inﬂuential book by journalist Joel Garreau. In his 1991 book Garreau deﬁned edge cities as suburban business centres with a minimum of ﬁve million square feet of leasable ofﬁce area, at least 600,000 square feet of retail space, and more employees than residents.
One must also consider how distinctive cultural values of home ownership predating neoliberalism contribute to this trend (Ley, 1985). Further, one should reﬂect on how previous political and social ideologies, such as those of the welfare state, contributed to landscapes of suburban sprawl as federal highway projects and federally-guaranteed mortgages enabled residential living more and more distanced from urban centres, perhaps setting the stage for the mythical appropriation of community realized in the master-planned, gated communities of neoliberalism.
International Perspectives on Suburbanization: A Post-Suburban World? by Nicholas A. Phelps