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The Resource Growing greener cities : urban sustainability in the twenty-first century, edited by Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter

Growing greener cities : urban sustainability in the twenty-first century, edited by Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter

Label
Growing greener cities : urban sustainability in the twenty-first century
Title
Growing greener cities
Title remainder
urban sustainability in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter
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Language
eng
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CN8ML
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  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Growing greener cities : urban sustainability in the twenty-first century, edited by Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter
Label
Growing greener cities : urban sustainability in the twenty-first century, edited by Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt3fhps5
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: common ground, common good / Amy Gutmann -- Introduction: urban greening and the green city ideal / Eugenie L. Birch and Susan M. Wachter -- Greening at every scale: nation to roof tops -- Taking the initiative: why cities are greening now / Tom Daniels -- Growing greener regions / Robert D. Yaro and David M. Kooris -- The inter-regional dimension: the greening of London and the wider South East / Robin Thompson -- Greening cities: a public realm approach / Alexander Garvin -- Growing greener, New York style / Rachel Weinberger -- Greener homes, greener cities: expanding affordable housing and strengthening cities through sustainable residential development / Stockton Williams and Dana L. Bourland -- Getting greening done -- Urban stream restoration: recovering ecological services in degraded watersheds / Rutherford H. Platt [and others] -- The role of citizen activists in urban infrastructure development / Paul R. Brown -- Blue-green practices: why they work and why they have been so difficult to implement through public policy / Charlie Miller -- The roots of the urban greening movement / Victor Rubin -- Leveraging media for social change / Harry Wiland and Dale Bell -- Transformation through greening / J. Blaine Bonham, Jr., and Patricia L. Smith -- Community development finance and the green city / Jeremy Nowak -- Growing edible cities / Domenic Vitiello -- Measuring urban greening -- Ecosystem services and the green city / Dennis D. Hirsch -- Metro nature: its functions, benefits, and values / Kathleen L. Wolf -- Green investment strategies: how they matter for urban neighborhoods / Susan M. Wachter, Kevin C. Gillen, and Carolyn R. Brown -- Measuring the economic impacts of greening: the center for neighborhood technology green values calculator / Julia Kennedy, Peter Haas, and Bill Eyring -- What makes today's green city? / Warren Karlenzig -- Afterword / Neal Peirce -- List of contributors
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1 online resource (xii, 392 pages, [16] pages of plates :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812204094
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
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Specific material designation
remote

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