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Title The EcoEdge : urgent design challenges in building sustainable cities / editors, Esther Charlesworth and Rob Adams

Publ Info London ; New York : Routledge, 2011
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA9053.E58 E23 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 195 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The EcoEdge / Esther Charlesworth -- Air in the city : the place to work / Scott Drake -- Assassination in the sustainable city : The Netherlands and beyond / Wim Hafkamp -- Reprogramming cities for increased population and climate change / Rob Adams -- Sustainablity for survival : moving the United Kingdom beyond the zero carbon agenda / John Worthington -- Chaos and resilience : the Johannesburg experience / Chrisna Du Pleiss -- Sustainable drinking water and sanitation : two Indian cases / Shantha Sheela Nair -- Sustainable Savanah / Scott Boylston -- Ecopolis : small steps towards urbanism as a living system / Paul Downton -- The green edge : China between hope and hazard / Neville Mars -- A landscape framework for urban sustainability : Thu Thiem, Ho Chi Minh city / Dennis Pieprz -- Networks cities in Chinca : sustaining culture, economics, and the environment / James Brearley and Qun Fang -- The responsive city : London South Bank experiences / Alex Lifschutz -- Small-scale sustainability : Parasite Las Palmas and beyond / Mechthild Stuhlmacher -- Sustainable subtropical city : an architecture of timber-framed landscapes / Brit Andresen -- Beyond the EcoEdge / John Fien and Esther Charlesworth
LC subject City planning -- Environmental aspects
Sustainable urban development
Add Author Charlesworth, Esther Ruth
Adams, Rob (Rob John)
Alt Title Urgent design challenges in building sustainable cities
ISBN 9780415572477 (hardback : alk. paper)
0415572479 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780415572484 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0415572487 (pbk. : alk. paper)