The Resource Urban consumption, editor: Peter W Newton

Urban consumption, editor: Peter W Newton

Label
Urban consumption
Title
Urban consumption
Statement of responsibility
editor: Peter W Newton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Growth in human consumption is the transcending problem of our times, In short span of 50 years, high income societies have shifted from an area when a 'simple life' was the norm to one where material consumption was pervasive. Consumption has become the engine for post-industrial societies. The liveablility of cities in these societies is directly attributable to the consuption of resources - indirectly via their built environments and directly by their residents. this pattern of development is not sustainable. Nor is it equitable
Additional physical form
Also issued in various ebook formats
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
339.470994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Urban consumption, editor: Peter W Newton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • mel
  • wbl
Control code
000047123136
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
vii, 293 p.
Isbn
9780643096875
Other physical details
ill.
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.b25526613
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730047694
  • kg25526613

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