Sustainable urban design : an environmental approach /

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Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2009.
Description:xiv, 241 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Urban ecology (Sociology)
City planning -- Environmental aspects.
Sustainable development.
City planning -- Environmental aspects.
Sustainable development.
Urban ecology (Sociology)
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7542999
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Other authors / contributors:Ritchie, Adam, MCIBSE
Thomas, Randall.
ISBN:9780415447812 (hardback : alk. paper)
041544781X (hardback : alk. paper)
9780415447829 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0415447828 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 222-229) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1. Sustainable Urban Design Concepts
  • 9. Waste and resource
  • 10. Summary
  • Part 2. Case Studies
  • 11. Coopers Road Estate regeneration
  • 12. Parkmount: streetscape and solar design
  • 13. Coin Street Housing: the architecture of engagement
  • 14. Sustainable design in an urban context: three case studies
  • 15. BEDzed: Beddington zero-fossil energy development
  • 16. Bo01 and Flagghusen: ecological city districts in Malmo, Sweden
  • 17. Stonebridge: negotiating between traditional and modernist models of city housing
  • 1. Introduction
  • 18. 'Made in Stockwell' and Deptford Wharves
  • 19. Millennium Water: Vancouver's Olympic Village, Canada
  • 2. Urban planning and design
  • 3. Transportation
  • 4. Landscape and nature in the city
  • 5. Building design
  • 6. Energy and information
  • 7. Materials
  • 8. Water