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Sustainable Urban Planning


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Dezember 2003

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Introduces the principles and practices behind urban and regional planning in the context of environmental sustainability. This text shows a recognition that cities, where the majority of humans live, need to be developed in a sustainable way. It weaves together the concerns of planning, capitalism, and cultural and environmental preservation.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

List of Boxes.List of Figures.Acknowledgements.Glossary.Introduction.Part I: Principles:.1. Sustainable and Ethical:.Development, planning, sustainability.Property, interests, neomodernity.Conservancy and development ethics.With sustainable and ethical intent.2. Knowledge power outcomes:.How planning works.Traditional planning.The radical approach.Progressive change.Part II: Practice:.3. Charter for Conservation with Development:.Backgrounding.Foregrounding.Resource exploitation and discard dynamics.Socio-environmentalism: The new reality.Resource guardianship.Soft pathways matrix.The new culture: balanced harmony.4. Growth of Pattern Management:.Multiplier principles.Growth pattern information needs.Growth management basics.Macro management practice.Growth pattern policy directions.5. Urban Growth Management:.Yesterday's solutions today's problems.Suburbia and ex-suburbia costed.Urban reforms: options and actions.6. Tipping the Balance:.Bibliographical Retrospective.Notes.References.Index

Portrait

Robert Riddell is Professor Emeritus at Auckland University, New Zealand.

Pressestimmen

"This book is a substantial and pragmatic advancement in Planning and its application to ecological Sustainability. Its urban focus provides lessons for all who wish to sustain our environment, but face the everyday realities of private development." Robert W. Collin, Associate Professor, University of Oregon, Department of Environmental Studies
EAN: 9781405102902
ISBN: 140510290X
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: JOHN WILEY & SONS INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2003
Seitenanzahl: 356 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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