Kushner, James A(lan)

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KUSHNER, James A(lan)

KUSHNER, James A(lan). American, b. 1945. Genres: Demography, Ethics, Law, Politics/Government, Regional/Urban planning, Social commentary, Transportation, Urban studies. Career: Office of Economic Opportunity, Canton, OH, director of housing, 1969-70; Legal Aid of Western Missouri, Kansas City, managing attorney of Law Reform Project, 1970-73; University of California, Berkeley, project attorney, National Housing and Economic Development Law Project, 1973-75; Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, CA, professor of law, 1975-. Temporary judge, of Los Angeles County Superior Court, 1981-86. Fair Housing Congress of Southern California, member of board of directors, 1981-86, president, 1984, chairman of board, 1986. Publications: Apartheid in America, 1980; Housing and Community Development, 1981, 3rd ed., 1999; Fair Housing, 1983, 2nd ed., 1995; Government Discrimination, 1988; Subdivision Law and Growth Management, 1991, 2nd ed., 2000; Land Use Regulation, 1999; Comparative Urban Planning Law, 2003. Address: Southwestern University School of Law, 675 S Westmoreland St, Los Angeles, CA 90005, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]