Greening Cities, Growing Communities

Greening Cities: Forms and Functions  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at March 29, 2017
Greening Cities: Forms and Functions

Greening Cities: Forms and Functions By Puay Yok Tan, Chi Yung Jim
English | PDF | 2017 | 378 Pages | ISBN : 9811041113 | 10.72 MB

This book offers an overview of recent scientific and professional literature on urban greening and urban ecology, focusing on diverse disciplines such as landscape architecture, geography, urban ecology, urban climatology, biodiversity conservation, urban governance, architecture and urban hydrology.

The Guide to Greening Cities (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by happy4all at Nov. 30, 2015
The Guide to Greening Cities (Repost)

The Guide to Greening Cities By Sadhu Aufochs Johnston, Julia Parzen
2013 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 1610913760 , 1610913795 | PDF | 5 MB

Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities by Working with Nature (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 22, 2015
Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities by Working with Nature (Repost)

Gary Grant, "Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities by Working with Nature"
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1405195061 | 238 pages | PDF | 37,2 MB

The Guide to Greening Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Oct. 31, 2013
The Guide to Greening Cities

Sadhu Aufochs Johnston, Steven S. Nicholas, Julia Parzen, "The Guide to Greening Cities"
ISBN: 1610913760, 1610913795 | 2013 | PDF | 264 pages | 5 MB

Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Aug. 2, 2013
Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities

Ecosystem Services Come To Town: Greening Cities by Working with Nature by Gary Grant
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1405195061 | 238 pages | PDF | 37,2 MB

The need to find new approaches to the development of cities is becoming increasingly urgent in this age of continuing population growth, demographic transition, climate change, fossil fuel peak and biodiversity losses. Restoring ecosystem services and promoting biodiversity is essential to sustainable development – even in the built environment.
Implementing Climate Change Adaptation in Cities and Communities: Integrating Strategies and Educational Approaches

Walter Leal Filho and Kathryn Adamson, "Implementing Climate Change Adaptation in Cities and Communities: Integrating Strategies and Educational Approaches"
English | ISBN: 3319285890 | 2016 | 416 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in International Comparison  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 9, 2015
Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in International Comparison

Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in International Comparison: Political Lessons, Scientific Avenues, and Democratic Issues
Springer | Psychology | January 2, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319240293 | 337 pages | pdf | 4.22 mb

by Thibauld Moulaert (Editor), Suzanne Garon (Editor)
International Perspectives on Aging

Healthy Cities: The Theory, Policy, and Practice of Value-Based Urban Planning [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 6, 2017
Healthy Cities: The Theory, Policy, and Practice of Value-Based Urban Planning [Repost]

Evelyne de Leeuw, Jean Simos - Healthy Cities: The Theory, Policy, and Practice of Value-Based Urban Planning
Published: 2017-02-17 | ISBN: 1493966928 | PDF | 515 pages | 11.97 MB

"Sustainable Communities" ed. by Woodrow W. Clark II (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at July 17, 2013
"Sustainable Communities" ed. by Woodrow W. Clark II (Repost)

"Sustainable Communities" ed. by Woodrow W. Clark II
Springer Science+Business Media | 2010 | ISBN: 144190218X 9781441902191 9781441902184 | 311 pages | PDF | 11 MB

The book starts with a discussion of global warming and climate change, gives background for sustainable developments and gives studies of proven, substantiated and documented solutions.

Smart Cities in the Mediterranean  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at April 27, 2017
Smart Cities in the Mediterranean

Smart Cities in the Mediterranean: Coping with Sustainability Objectives in Small and Medium-sized Cities and Island Communities (Progress in IS) by Anastasia Stratigea
English | 25 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319545574 | 403 Pages | PDF | 10.24 MB

This book sheds new light on the current and future challenges faced by cities, and presents approaches, options and solutions enabled by Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in the smart city context. By focusing on sustainability objectives within a rapidly changing social, economic, environmental and technological setting, it explores