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Title Sustainable urban environments : an ecosystem approach / Ellen van Bueren [and others], editors

Publ Info Dordrecht [Netherlands] ; New York : Springer, [2012]
2012
Dordrecht [Netherlands] ; New York : Springer, [2012]
2012
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 RWU Arch  ARCH HT166 .S9137 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript xix, 429 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction / Ellen van Bueren -- (Eco)system thinking : ecological principles for buildings, roads and industrial and urban areas / Hein van Bohemen -- Urban ecology, scale and identity / Taeke M. De Jong -- Water flows and urban planning / Sybrand Tjallingii -- Energy in the built environment / Laure Itard -- Material city : towards sustainable use of resources / Loriane Icibaci and Michiel Haas -- Air quality and human health / Arjen Meijer -- Liveability / Machiel van Dorst -- Urban transport and sustainability / Bert van Wee -- Sustainable urban form / Jody Milder -- Environmental strategies and tools for integrated design / Laure Itard -- Climate integrated design and closing cycles / Arjan van Timmeren -- Governance tools / Lorraine Murphy, Frits Meijer, and Henk Visscher -- Managing change / Anke van Hal and Ellen van Bueren -- Conclusions and solutions / Thorsten Schuetze, Hein van Bohemen, and Ellen Van Bueren
LC subject Sustainable urban development
Urban ecology (Sociology)
Urban ecology (Biology)
Add Author Bueren, Ellen van
ISBN 9789400712935 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9400712936 (pbk. : acid-free paper)