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Urban resilience : planning for risk, crisis and uncertainty

Author: Jon Coaffee; Peter Lee
Publisher: London : Palgrave ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. ©2016
Series: Planning, environment, cities (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the century of the city when crisis has become the new normal, planners are trying to find ways to make cities less vulnerable and to build in resilience. Drawing on international examples and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Coaffee; Peter Lee
ISBN: 9781137288837 1137288833 9781137288820 1137288825
OCLC Number: 932162917
Description: xiv, 306 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part 1. Towards a framework for resilient planning and urban living. Why does urban resilience matter? --
The origins, evolution and critiques of resilience --
part 2. Processes of urban resilience. The resilience turn in planning policy and practice --
Urban resilience as adaptive or maladaptive? --
Assessing city reslience --
part 3. Urban resilience in practice. Adaptive resilience to climate change and extreme weather events --
Security-driven urban resilience --
Coping with large-scale disasters --
Preparting for 'slow-burn' shock events --
Anticipating the future: planning the resilient city of tomorrow.
Series Title: Planning, environment, cities (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Responsibility: Jon Coaffee and Peter Lee.

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