Marc Brenman is Principal, Social Justice Consultancy. He lives in Kensington, Maryland. Thomas W. Sanchez is Chair and Professor of the Urban Affairs and Planning Program at Virginia Tech and Non-resident Senior Fellow at The Brookings Institution. He lives in Blacksburg, Virginia. Together they authored The Right to Transportation: Moving to Equity (2007).
"[...] this book is a challenge to the planning profession and a call for much needed examination of the underlying purpose of urban planning."
--Journal of Planning Education and Research
"Social justice is one of those topics that are more honored in theory than in practice. Planning as if People Matter is an attempt to change that....They take up a wide range of topics--demographics, ethics, diversity, public participation, communications technologies--and conclude by suggesting a number of 'interventions' for social justice."--Planning