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Sustainability and cities : overcoming automobile dependence / Peter Newman, Jeffrey Kenworthy
Bib ID 2252981
Format BookBook
Author
Newman, P. W. G. (Peter W. G.), 1945-
 
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Description Washington, D. C. : Island Press, c1999 
xviii, 442 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 1559636602 (alkaline paper)
Full contents
  • Ch. 1. The Concept of Sustainability and its Relationship to Cities
  • Ch. 2. The Problem of Automobile Dependence at the End of the Twentieth Century
  • Ch. 3. The Pattern of Automobile Dependence and Global Cities
  • Ch. 4. A Vision of Reduced Automobile Dependence
  • Ch. 5. Greening the Automobile-dependent City
  • Ch. 6. Promoting Sustainable Urban Change
  • Ch. 7. Ethics, Spirituality, and Community in the Sustainable City
  • Ch. 8. Summary and Conclusions
  • App. 1. Data and Methodology for the Thirty-seven-city Study for the World Bank
  • App. 2. Growth Management Approaches and Guidelines
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Urban transportation policy.  |  Urban transportation -- Environmental aspects.  |  Sustainable development.  |  Land use, Urban.  |  Automobiles -- Environmental aspects.
Other authors/contributors Kenworthy, J. R. (Jeffrey R.), 1955-

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