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Rethinking Urban Policy

Urban Development in an Advanced Economy

by Royce Hanson

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Natl Academy Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • United States,
  • Urban Policy,
  • Urban economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10356798M
    ISBN 100309034264
    ISBN 109780309034265

    International experts examine the effects of urbanization and economic globalization on land use and offer new insights to advance understanding and sustainable practice. Today, global land use is affected by a variety of factors, including urbanization and the growing interconnectedness of economies and markets. This book examines the challenges and opportunities we face in achieving.   Rethinking Urban Sprawl Rethinking Urban Sprawl Moving Towards Sustainable Cities In addition, the report offers a critical assessment of the causes and consequences of urban sprawl and discusses policy options to steer urban development to more environmentally sustainable forms. English. book review Evidence and meaning: a theory of historical studies by Jörn Rüsen, Translated by Diane Kerns and Katie Digan, New York, Berghahn, , xiii + . weave rethinking the urban surface Shane, G.D.,() Urban Design Since – A Global Perspective. West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons Ltd. Waldheim, C., () Landscape as Urbanism.


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