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Superbia! : 31 ways to create sustainable neighborhoods

Author: Daniel D Chiras; David Wann
Publisher: Gabriola, B.C. : New Society Publishers, 2003.
Series: Books for living wisely from Mother Earth news.
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"Superbia! is a book of fun and practical ideas for creating more socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable neighborhoods. The authors first trace the history of the suburbs, showing how they fail to meet many peoples' needs. They then describe how existing urban and suburban neighborhoods can be transformed using the authors' 31 steps that range from easiest to boldest."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chiras, Daniel D.
Superbia!
Gabriola, B.C. : New Society Publishers, 2003
(OCoLC)607011602
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel D Chiras; David Wann
ISBN: 0865714908 9780865714908
OCLC Number: 53821813
Notes: "A book for Wiser Living from Mother Earth News"--Cover.
Description: x, 229 pages : illustrations ; 21 x 23 cm.
Contents: The Changing Face of Suburbia --
Reinventing Our Neighborhoods for Health, Profit, and Community --
Imagining a Sustainable Neighborhood --
How to Remodel a Neighborhood --
Germination: First Steps --
Leafing Out: Bolder Ideas --
Your Neighborhood Blossoms: Boldest Steps --
Suburban Revitalization I: Can This Dream Become a Reality? --
Suburban Revitalization II: Making Bold Dreams Come True --
Taking Care in the Neighborhood.
Series Title: Books for living wisely from Mother Earth news.
Other Titles: 31 ways to create sustainable neighborhoods
Thirty-one ways to create sustainable neighborhoods
Responsibility: Dan Chiras & Dave Wann.
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