Greening Cities, Growing Communities

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

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
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

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

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.
Resilience and Sustainability in Relation to Natural Disasters: A Challenge for Future Cities

Paolo Gasparini, ‎Gaetano Manfredi, ‎Domenico Asprone - Resilience and Sustainability in Relation to Natural Disasters: A Challenge for Future Cities
Published: 2014-02-03 | ISBN: 3319043153 | PDF | 79 pages | 3 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.

Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 18, 2017
Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities (repost)

Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities by Peter Harnik, Mayor Michael Bloomberg
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1597266795, 1597266841 | 208 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Fair, Green and Accessible  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 13, 2017
Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Fair, Green and Accessible

Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Fair, Green and Accessible by David Simon
English | Nov. 15, 2016 | ISBN: 1447332849 | 201 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Sustainable urbanization has moved to the forefront of political debate and policy agendas for numerous reasons. Among the most important are a growing appreciation both of the implications of rapid urbanization now occurring in China, India, and many other low and middle income countries with historically low urbanization levels and of the related challenges posed to urban areas worldwide by climate and environmental change.