The Resource Taking sustainable cities seriously : economic development, the environment, and quality of life in American cities, Kent E. Portney

Taking sustainable cities seriously : economic development, the environment, and quality of life in American cities, Kent E. Portney

Label
Taking sustainable cities seriously : economic development, the environment, and quality of life in American cities
Title
Taking sustainable cities seriously
Title remainder
economic development, the environment, and quality of life in American cities
Statement of responsibility
Kent E. Portney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
307.76/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HT243.U6
LC item number
P67 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American and comparative environmental policy
Label
Taking sustainable cities seriously : economic development, the environment, and quality of life in American cities, Kent E. Portney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) 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
1. Sustainability, Sustainable Economic Development, and Sustainable Communities: The Conceptual Foundations of Sustainable Cities -- 2. Measuring the Seriousness of Sustainable Communities -- 3. The Environment, Energy, and Sustainable Cities -- 4. The Economic Development Side of Sustainability: Growth versus Smart Growth -- 5. The Communitarian Foundations of Sustainable Cities: A Solution to the Tragedy of the Commons, the NIMBY Syndrome, and Transboundary Impacts? -- 6. Is a Sustainable City a More Egalitarian Place? Sustainable Communities, Environmental Equity, and Social Justice -- 7. Cities That Take Sustainability Seriously? A Profile of Eight Cities -- 8. Sustainable Cities in Practice: More Cities, More Questions
Control code
ocm52305805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585446776
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b27260082
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52305805
  • acaebk0262281791

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