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Controls are "derived from" the comprehensive plan. Admittedly they state also that, in suggesting various forms of control, the planner is subject to many constraints, but they do not draw the conclusion-obvious, as we have seen, to Meyerson and Banfield-that these constraints must be assessed at the outset-that, as I shall argue in Chapter 8, planning should start not with end-reduction and elaboration but with an analysis of the "decision-situation". Davidoff and Reiner are charged with idealism by Cooke (1983, p .
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A Decision-Centred View of Environmental Planning by A. Faludi