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The humane metropolis : people and nature in the 21st-century city

Author: Rutherford H Platt; Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press in association with Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, ©2006.
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Humane metropolis.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press in association with Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, ©2006
(DLC) 2006019435
(OCoLC)68262926
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rutherford H Platt; Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
ISBN: 9781613761519 1613761511
OCLC Number: 986919638
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (viii, 326 pages) : illustrations, cartes
Contents: The man who loved cities? Whyte on Whyte : a walk in the city / Eugenie L. Birch --
Holly Whyte's journalism of place / Charles E. Little --
The energizer / Ann Louise Strong --
Sowing the seeds / Thomas Balsley --
The wit and wisdom of Holly Whyte / Albert LaFarge --
From city parks to regional green infrastructure. The excellent city park system : what makes it great and how to get there / Peter Harnik --
The role of place attachment in sustaining urban parks / Robert L. Ryan --
Respecting nature's design in metropolitan Portland, Oregon / Michael C. Houck --
Promoting health and fitness through urban design / Anne C. Lusk --
A metropolitan New York biosphere reserve? / William D. Solecki and Cynthia Rosenzweig --
Restoring urban nature : projects and process. Restoring urban ecology : the New York/New Jersey metropolitan area experience / Steven E. Clemants and Steven N. Handel --
Urban watershed management: the Milwaukee River experience / Laurin N. Sievert --
Green futures for industrial brownfields / Christopher A. De Sousa --
Ecological citizenship : the democratic promise of restoration / Andrew Light --
A More humane metropolis for whom? Race, poverty, and the humane metropolis / Carl Anthony --
Fortress America : separate and not equal / Edward J. Blakely --
The "organization man" in the Twenty-first Century : an urbanist view / Deborah E. Popper and Frank J. Popper --
Sustainability programs in the South Bronx / Thalya Parrilla --
Designing a more humane metropolis. The smile index / Andrew G. Wiley-Schwartz --
Zoning incentives to create public spaces : lessons from New York City / Jerold S. Kayden --
Criteria for a greener metropolis / Mary V. Rickel Pelletier --
Building the right shade of green / Colin M. Cathcart --
Green urbanism in European cities / Timothy Beatley --
Pathways to more humane urban places / Rutherford H. Platt.
Responsibility: edited by Rutherford H. Platt.

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