America S Most Sustainable Cities And Regions

Author: John W. Day
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1493932438
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This book takes you on a unique journey through American history, taking time to consider the forces that shaped the development of various cities and regions, and arrives at an unexpected conclusion regarding sustainability.

Pathways To Urban Sustainability

Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 030944456X
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The deadliest, costliest, and most intense United ... Unprecedented 21st century
drought risk in the American Southwest and Central Plains. Science ... America's
Most Sustainable Cities and Regions: Surviving the 21st Century Megatrends.

Planning Sustainable Cities And Regions

Author: Karen Chapple
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317655095
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affordable housing obligations to regional sub-areas, most frequently individual
municipalities within a single metropolitan area ... References Benjamin, Lehn,
Julia S. Rubin, and Sean Zielenbach. ... Confronting Suburban Poverty in

The City As Fulcrum Of Global Sustainability

Author: Ernest J. Yanarella
Publisher: Anthem Press
ISBN: 0857287729
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Ernest J. Yanarella, Richard S. Levine. Chapter 5 FROM THE CITY TO THE CITY
of contests among nations and cities vying for the honorific of becoming the most
sustainable or “greenestcity in the world. ... that have been embraced by many
sustainable city programs in North America and Europe to advance their
agendas ...

Reinventing A Small Worldly City

Author: Ana Gonçalves
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317068491
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Global City-Regions: Trends, Theory, Policy. ... Cardiff drops to 11th most
sustainable large city in UK. South ... European cities leave Cardiff«s attractions
trailing, says professor. ... Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 83
(2), pp.

Bird On Fire

Author: Andrew Ross
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019982827X
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In Bird on Fire, eminent social and cultural analyst Andrew Ross focuses on the prospects for sustainability in Phoenix--a city in the bull's eye of global warming--and also the obstacles that stand in the way.

A Convenience Truth

Author: University of British Columbia. School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
ISBN: 0978096630
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Seventeen students from both the UBC School of Community and Regional
Planning (SCARP) and the UBC School of Architecture and Landscape ... The
City of Vancouver is considered by many to be North America's most sustainable

Urban Retrofitting For Sustainability

Author: Tim Dixon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317911938
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Stillwell, B., and Lindabury, S. (2008) Masdah: Evaluating the world's most
sustainable city. ... innovation and sustainability transitions in regional studies',
Regional Studies: The Journal of the Regional Studies Association, 46(1): 1–21.
... Wolman, A. (1965) 'The metabolism of cities', Scientific American, 213(3): 179–

Future Forms And Design For Sustainable Cities

Author: Mike Jenks
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136401431
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Success is rapidly degrading what has been called 'the last best place' in
America. Access and transportation Montana cities and towns serve as
commercial and service centres for very large but thinly populated 'market ... of
the most agriculturally productive in the valley, and it provided expansive open
spaces, often populated with cattle or sheep, ... In fact, it was 250 seen as a
greater environmental risk than 'Herbicides and Pesticides', FUTURE FORMS
Ferdinand S. Johns.

Towards Sustainable Cities

Author: Peter J. Marcotullio
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351878441
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East Asian, North American and European Perspectives on Managing Urban
Regions Peter J. Marcotullio André Sorensen. References. Aldenderfer, Mark S.,
and Roger K. Blashfield. Cluster Analysis. ... 'Who Sprawls Most?: Exploring and