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Sustainable and Resilient Communities: A Comprehensive Action Plan for Towns, Cities, and Regions (repost)

Sustainable and Resilient Communities: A Comprehensive Action Plan for Towns, Cities, and Regions by Stephen J. Coyle and Andrés Duany
English | ISBN: 0470536470 | 2011 | PDF | 416 pages | 42,5 MB

The ultimate step-by-step action plan guidebook for making communities resilient, resourceful, and healthy.
Sustainable and Resilient Communities: A Comprehensive Action Plan for Towns, Cities, and Regions (Repost)

Stephen J. Coyle and Andrés Duany, "Sustainable and Resilient Communities: A Comprehensive Action Plan for Towns, Cities, and Regions"
English | ISBN: 0470536470 | 2011 | PDF | 416 pages | 42 MB

In the Nature of Cities: Urban Political Ecology and the Politics of Urban Metabolism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Stalker1984 at Dec. 21, 2011
In the Nature of Cities: Urban Political Ecology and the Politics of Urban Metabolism

N. Heynen, M. Kaika, E. Swyngedouw, "In the Nature of Cities: Urban Political Ecology and the Politics of Urban Metabolism"
Publisher: Routledge | ISBN: 0415368286 | edition 2006 | PDF | 282 pages | 2,38 MB

The social and material production of urban nature has recently emerged as an important area in urban studies, human/environmental interactions and social studies. This has been prompted by the recognition that the material conditions that comprise urban environments are not independent from social, political, and economic processes, or from the cultural construction of what constitutes the ‘urban’ or the ‘natural’. Through both theoretical and empirical analysis, this groundbreaking collection offers an integrated and relational approach to untangling the interconnected processes involved in forming urban landscapes.

Cities as International Actors: Urban and Regional Governance Beyond the Nation State  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Sangviniy at March 15, 2017
Cities as International Actors: Urban and Regional Governance Beyond the Nation State

Cities as International Actors: Urban and Regional Governance Beyond the Nation State by Tassilo Herrschel
English | Feb. 3, 2017 | ISBN: 1137396164 | 260 Pages | PDF | 1.9 MB

This book explores the growing role of cities and regions as sub-national actors in shaping global governance. Far from being merely carried along by global forces, cities have become active players in making and maintaining the networks and connections that give shape to contemporary globalization.

An Unnatural Metropolis: Wresting New Orleans from Nature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Jan. 15, 2017
An Unnatural Metropolis: Wresting New Orleans from Nature

Craig E. Colten, "An Unnatural Metropolis: Wresting New Orleans from Nature"
English | ISBN: 0807132004, 0807129771 | 2006 | 272 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Subaltern Urbanisation in India: An Introduction to the Dynamics of Ordinary Towns  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at April 4, 2017
Subaltern Urbanisation in India: An Introduction to the Dynamics of Ordinary Towns

Eric Denis, "Subaltern Urbanisation in India: An Introduction to the Dynamics of Ordinary Towns"
English | ISBN: 8132236149 | 2017 | 614 pages | PDF | 12 MB

Ghost Towns: Lost Cities of the Old West (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 16, 2016
Ghost Towns: Lost Cities of the Old West (Repost)

Clint Thomsen, "Ghost Towns: Lost Cities of the Old West"
2012 | pages: 49 | ISBN: 0747810850 | EPUB | 11,6 mb

Towns and Cities: Function in Form: Urban Structures, Economics and Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 9, 2016
Towns and Cities: Function in Form: Urban Structures, Economics and Society

Towns and Cities: Function in Form: Urban Structures, Economics and Society (Design and the Built Environment) by Julian Hart
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1472458559 | 180 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Portsmouth in the Great War (Your Towns and Cities in the Great War)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at June 6, 2015
Portsmouth in the Great War (Your Towns and Cities in the Great War)

Portsmouth in the Great War (Your Towns and Cities in the Great War) by Sarah Quail
English | Feb 19, 2015 | ISBN: 1783462760 | 208 Pages | EPUB/AZW3 | 9.15 MB/9.24 MB

Portsmouth in the Great War is a story with a cast of thousands. They included a future archbishop and at least six brave and determined young clergymen with a talent for writing letters who volunteered as Army chaplains.

Shrewsbury in the Great War (Your Towns and Cities in the Great War)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at June 6, 2015
Shrewsbury in the Great War (Your Towns and Cities in the Great War)

Shrewsbury in the Great War (Your Towns and Cities in the Great War) by Dorothy Nicolle
English | Feb 19, 2015 | ISBN: 1783831138 | 160 Pages | EPUB/AZW3 | 10.03 MB/10.09 MB

Wars are not just about the people who fight. Those who wait at home suffer too. This book gives an insight into how the people of Shrewsbury lived through those years.