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Green Urbanism

Learning From European Cities

by Timothy Beatley

  • 351 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Ecology,
  • Urban Planning,
  • Urban ecology,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Public Policy - Regional Planning,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Europe,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Nature,
  • Cities and towns,
  • City planning,
  • Environmental aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages491
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611681M
    ISBN 101559636823
    ISBN 109781559636827


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