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The Baltimore School of Urban Ecology : space, scale, and time for the study of cities

Author: J Morgan Grove
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first "urban century" in history has arrived: a majority of the world's population now resides in cities and their surrounding suburbs. Urban expansion marches on, and the planning and design of future cities requires attention to such diverse issues as human migration, public health, economic restructuring, water supply, climate and sea-level change, and much more. This important book draws on two decades of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Morgan Grove
ISBN: 9780300101133 0300101139
OCLC Number: 936199566
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: J. Morgan Grove, Mary Cadenasso, Steward T. Pickett, Gary E. Machlis, William R. Burch ; foreword by Laura A. Ogden.

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A leading-edge guide to thinking about and planning for twenty-first-century cities in all their social, political, and ecological complexity  Read more...

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"This is a book about Baltimore's past, present, and future, but its resonance reverberates to all the far-flung places we all call home." -From the Foreword by Laura A. Ogden, Dartmouth College -- Read more...

 
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