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The Resource The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson

The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson

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The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time
Title
The neighborhood project
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using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time
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David Sloan Wilson
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Language
eng
Summary
An evolutionary biologist applies the ideas of evolutionary science to his post-industrial hometown and uses the "traits" he discovers, including what bullying feeds on and how neighborhood quality affects test scores, to improve the lives of his fellow citizens
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DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HT371
LC item number
.W55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson
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The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Evolution, cities, and the world -- My city -- The parable of the strider -- The parable of the wasp -- The maps -- Quantifying halloween -- We are now entering the noosphere -- The parable of the immune system -- The reflection -- Street smart -- The humanist and the CEO -- The lost island of prevention science -- The lecture that failed -- Learning from Mother Nature about teaching our children -- The world with us -- Crow woman -- Our lives, our genes -- The natural history of the afterlife -- Evonomics -- Body and soul -- City on a hill
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 432 p.
Isbn
9780316037679
Lccn
2011002752
System control number
(OCoLC)668192503

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