The Resource Green cities : urban growth and the environment, Matthew E. Kahn

Green cities : urban growth and the environment, Matthew E. Kahn

Label
Green cities : urban growth and the environment
Title
Green cities
Title remainder
urban growth and the environment
Statement of responsibility
Matthew E. Kahn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Rapid urban growth and suburban sprawl have heightened concern in many quarters about sustainable development. Are economic growth and environmental health always mutually exclusive goals? Nearly everyone would choose to pursue both given the chance, but many believe that it would be overly optimisticperhaps naveto expect both
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT241
LC item number
.K34 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Green cities : urban growth and the environment, Matthew E. Kahn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-149) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Measuring urban environmental quality -- The urban environmental Kuznets curve -- Income growth and the urban environment: the role of the market -- Income growth and greener governance -- Population growth and the urban environment -- Spatial growth: the environmental cost of sprawl in the United States -- Achieving urban and global sustainability
Control code
ocm76963964
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 160 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815748144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/ctt5zg7wr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3490976x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76963964
  • pebcs0815748140
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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