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Title The City as Fulcrum of Global Sustainability / Ernest Yanarella, Richard Levine.
Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Series Anthem environmental studies
Anthem environmental studies.
Subject Urban ecology (Sociology)
Sustainable development.
Cities and towns -- Case studies.
Sustainable urban development.
Sociology, Urban.
Appropriate technology.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case studies.
Alt Name Levine, Richard.
Yanarella, Ernest.
Description 1 online resource.
Note Title from publishers bibliographic system (viewed on 11 Apr 2014).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index.
Contents Does sustainable development lead to sustainability? -- The sustainable cities manifesto -- Variations on a "green" theme : overcoming semantics in the sustainability debate -- Don't pick the low-hanging fruit? -- From the city to the city-region : the sustainable area budget, rural partnerland, and the sustainability engine -- The sustainable city game as a game and a tool of urban design -- Urban dreams of global sustainability -- The promise and pitfalls of Chattanooga's entrepreneurial "sustainability" strategy -- Sustainability comes to Okotoks, Alberta -- Vienna's Westbahnhof sustainable urban implantation-city-as-a-hill -- The success of SUCCESS : the Chinese village as catalyst of future Chinese sustainable cities -- The long march to sustainability in China -- Conclusion taking the road less traveled.
ISBN 9780857284006 (ebook)
0857284002 (ebook)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613376954
OCLC # 889954498
Additional Format Print version: 9786613376954