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The Resource Cities and nature, by Lisa Benton-Short and John Rennie Short

Cities and nature, by Lisa Benton-Short and John Rennie Short

Label
Cities and nature
Title
Cities and nature
Statement of responsibility
by Lisa Benton-Short and John Rennie Short
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Introducing the reader to the city as part of the environment, and subject to environmental constraints and opportunities, this title reintroduces a social science perspective in examining the city and its physical environment
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benton-Short, Lisa
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HT241
LC item number
.B46 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Short, John R
Series statement
Routledge critical introductions to urbanism and the city
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
  • Urbanization
  • City planning
  • Urban pollution
  • Sustainable development
Label
Cities and nature, by Lisa Benton-Short and John Rennie Short
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-277) and index
Contents
The city and nature -- Environmental issues in cities--a brief history -- The industrial city -- Contemporary urbanization and environmental dynamics -- Urban sites -- Cities, environmental hazards and disasters -- Urban ecology -- Water pollution and the city -- Air pollution and the city -- Garbage and the city -- Race, class and environmental justice -- Sustainable urban development
Control code
ocn126548940
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 281 p.
Isbn
9780415355889
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007020942
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415355896
  • (OCoLC)126548940
Label
Cities and nature, by Lisa Benton-Short and John Rennie Short
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-277) and index
Contents
The city and nature -- Environmental issues in cities--a brief history -- The industrial city -- Contemporary urbanization and environmental dynamics -- Urban sites -- Cities, environmental hazards and disasters -- Urban ecology -- Water pollution and the city -- Air pollution and the city -- Garbage and the city -- Race, class and environmental justice -- Sustainable urban development
Control code
ocn126548940
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 281 p.
Isbn
9780415355889
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007020942
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415355896
  • (OCoLC)126548940

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