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Good urbansim : six steps to creating prosperous places

Author: Nan Ellin
Publisher: Washington, DC : Island Press, ©2012.
Series: Metropolitan planning + design
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Identifies the obstacles to creating thriving environments, and presents a six-step process to overcome them: prospect, polish, propose, prototype, promote, and present. The author illustrates the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Ellin, Nan.
Good urbansim.
Washington, DC : Island Press, c2012
(DLC) 2012022388
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nan Ellin
ISBN: 9781610914475 1610914473
OCLC Number: 820818162
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 164 p.) : ill.
Contents: Introduction --
Urban Desiderata: A Path toward Prosperity --
The Tao of Urbanism: Rendering the Latent Manifest and the Possible Inevitable --
Co-Creation: From Egosystem to Ecosystem --
Going with the Flow: The New Design with Nature --
The Art of Urbanism:A Practice Primer --
From Good to Great Urbanism: Beyond Sustainability to Prosperity --
Sideways Urbanism: Rotating the Pyramid --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Metropolitan planning + design
Responsibility: Nan Ellin.

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