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The Resource Can a city be sustainable?, Gary Gardner, Tom Prugh, and Michael Renner, project directors ; Lisa Mastny, editor

Can a city be sustainable?, Gary Gardner, Tom Prugh, and Michael Renner, project directors ; Lisa Mastny, editor

Label
Can a city be sustainable?
Title
Can a city be sustainable?
Statement of responsibility
Gary Gardner, Tom Prugh, and Michael Renner, project directors ; Lisa Mastny, editor
Contributor
Issuing body
Project director
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gardner, Gary T.
  • Prugh, Tom
  • Renner, Michael
  • Worldwatch Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
  • Sustainable urban development
Label
Can a city be sustainable?, Gary Gardner, Tom Prugh, and Michael Renner, project directors ; Lisa Mastny, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-400) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Imagining a sustainable city
  • Gary Gardner
  • Cities in the arc of human history : a materials perspective
  • Gary Gardner
  • The city : a system of systems
  • Gary Gardner
  • Toward a vision of sustainable cities
  • Gary Gardner
  • The energy wildcard : possible energy constraints to further urbanization
  • Richard Heinberg
  • Foreword
  • The urban climate challenge.
  • Cities and greenhouse gas emissions : the scope of the challenge
  • Tom Prugh and Michael Renner
  • Urbanism and global sprawl
  • Peter Calthorpe
  • City view: Shanghai, China
  • Haibing Ma
  • Reducing the environmental footprint of buildings
  • Michael Renner
  • City view: Freiburg, Germany
  • Garrett Fitzgerald
  • Simone Ariane Pflaum
  • Energy efficiency in buildings : a crisis of opportunity
  • Gregory H. Kats
  • City view: Melbourne, Australia
  • Robert Doyle
  • Is 100 percent renewable energy in cities possible?
  • Betsy Agar and Michael Renner
  • City view: Vancouver, Canada
  • Gregor Robertson
  • Supporting sustainable transportation
  • Foreword
  • Michael Renner
  • Urban transport and climate change
  • Cornie Huizenga, Karl Peet, and Sudhir Gota
  • City view: Singapore
  • Geoffrey Davison and Ang Wei Ping
  • Source reduction and recycling of waste
  • Michael Renner
  • City view: Ahmedabad and Pune, India
  • Kartikeya Sarabhai, Madhavi Joshi, and Sanskriti Menon
  • Solid waste and climate change
  • Eduardo da Costa Paes
  • Perinaz Bhada-Tata and Daniel Hoornweg
  • City view: Barcelona, Spain
  • Martí Boada Juncà, Roser Maneja Zaragoza, and Pablo Knobel Guelar
  • Rural-urban migration, lifestyles, and deforestation
  • Tom Prugh
  • Politics, equity, and livability.
  • Remunicipalization, the low-carbon transition, and energy democracy
  • Andrew Cumbers
  • City view: Portland, Oregon, United States
  • Brian Holland and Juan Wei
  • Acknowledgments
  • The vital role of biodiversity in urban sustainability
  • Martí Boada Juncà, Roser Maneja Zaragoza, and Pablo Knobel Guelar
  • City view: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Martí Boada Juncà, Roser Maneja Zaragoza, and Pablo Knobel Guelar
  • The inclusive city : urban planning for diversity and social cohesion
  • Franziska Schreiber and Alexander Carius
  • City view: Durban, South Africa
  • Debra Roberts and Sean O'Donoghue
  • Urbanization, inclusion, and social justice
  • Jim Jarvie and Richard Friend
  • World's cities at a glance
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Gary Gardner
  • Cities as human constructs.
Control code
033240998
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxii, 414 p.
Isbn
9781610917551
Lccn
2016933396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Can a city be sustainable?, Gary Gardner, Tom Prugh, and Michael Renner, project directors ; Lisa Mastny, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-400) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Imagining a sustainable city
  • Gary Gardner
  • Cities in the arc of human history : a materials perspective
  • Gary Gardner
  • The city : a system of systems
  • Gary Gardner
  • Toward a vision of sustainable cities
  • Gary Gardner
  • The energy wildcard : possible energy constraints to further urbanization
  • Richard Heinberg
  • Foreword
  • The urban climate challenge.
  • Cities and greenhouse gas emissions : the scope of the challenge
  • Tom Prugh and Michael Renner
  • Urbanism and global sprawl
  • Peter Calthorpe
  • City view: Shanghai, China
  • Haibing Ma
  • Reducing the environmental footprint of buildings
  • Michael Renner
  • City view: Freiburg, Germany
  • Garrett Fitzgerald
  • Simone Ariane Pflaum
  • Energy efficiency in buildings : a crisis of opportunity
  • Gregory H. Kats
  • City view: Melbourne, Australia
  • Robert Doyle
  • Is 100 percent renewable energy in cities possible?
  • Betsy Agar and Michael Renner
  • City view: Vancouver, Canada
  • Gregor Robertson
  • Supporting sustainable transportation
  • Foreword
  • Michael Renner
  • Urban transport and climate change
  • Cornie Huizenga, Karl Peet, and Sudhir Gota
  • City view: Singapore
  • Geoffrey Davison and Ang Wei Ping
  • Source reduction and recycling of waste
  • Michael Renner
  • City view: Ahmedabad and Pune, India
  • Kartikeya Sarabhai, Madhavi Joshi, and Sanskriti Menon
  • Solid waste and climate change
  • Eduardo da Costa Paes
  • Perinaz Bhada-Tata and Daniel Hoornweg
  • City view: Barcelona, Spain
  • Martí Boada Juncà, Roser Maneja Zaragoza, and Pablo Knobel Guelar
  • Rural-urban migration, lifestyles, and deforestation
  • Tom Prugh
  • Politics, equity, and livability.
  • Remunicipalization, the low-carbon transition, and energy democracy
  • Andrew Cumbers
  • City view: Portland, Oregon, United States
  • Brian Holland and Juan Wei
  • Acknowledgments
  • The vital role of biodiversity in urban sustainability
  • Martí Boada Juncà, Roser Maneja Zaragoza, and Pablo Knobel Guelar
  • City view: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Martí Boada Juncà, Roser Maneja Zaragoza, and Pablo Knobel Guelar
  • The inclusive city : urban planning for diversity and social cohesion
  • Franziska Schreiber and Alexander Carius
  • City view: Durban, South Africa
  • Debra Roberts and Sean O'Donoghue
  • Urbanization, inclusion, and social justice
  • Jim Jarvie and Richard Friend
  • World's cities at a glance
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Gary Gardner
  • Cities as human constructs.
Control code
033240998
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxii, 414 p.
Isbn
9781610917551
Lccn
2016933396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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