Biophillic Cities

The Great Cities in History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Jan. 20, 2017
The Great Cities in History

The Great Cities in History by John Julius Norwich
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0500251541, 0500292515 | 304 pages | EPUB | 30 MB

Capital Cities in Africa: Power and Powerlessness (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by melia at Jan. 19, 2017
Capital Cities in Africa: Power and Powerlessness (Repost)

Simon Bekker, "Capital Cities in Africa: Power and Powerlessness"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0796923507 | 264 pages | PDF | 8.23 MB

World Cities and Nation States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 19, 2017
World Cities and Nation States

World Cities and Nation States
Wiley Blackwell | English | December 2016 | ISBN-10: 1119216427 | 304 pages | PDF | 4.21 mb

by Greg Clark (Author), Tim Moonen (Author)

Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 18, 2017
Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities (repost)

Urban Green: Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities by Peter Harnik, Mayor Michael Bloomberg
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1597266795, 1597266841 | 208 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The Dynamics of Cities: Ecological Determinism, Dualism and Chaos(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Jan. 18, 2017
The Dynamics of Cities: Ecological Determinism, Dualism and Chaos(Repost)

The Dynamics of Cities: Ecological Determinism, Dualism and Chaos by Dimitrios Dendrinos
English | 1992 | ISBN: 0415077214 | 416 Pages | PDF | 2.60 MB
Paris-Amsterdam Underground: Essays on Cultural Resistance, Subversion, and Diversion (Amsterdam University Press - Cities and

Paris-Amsterdam Underground: Essays on Cultural Resistance, Subversion, and Diversion (Amsterdam University Press - Cities and Culture) by Christoph Lindner
English | June 15, 2013 | ISBN: 9089645055 | 198 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

The postwar histories of Paris and Amsterdam have been significantly defined by the notion of the “underground” as both a material and metaphorical space.

The Development of Eco Cities in China (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Jan. 17, 2017
The Development of Eco Cities in China (Repost)

Liu, Juke, Sun, Weiping, Hu, Wenzhen, "The Development of Eco Cities in China"
English | 2016 | ISBN-10: 9811022860 | 329 pages | pdf | 4 MB

Cities From Scratch: Poverty and Informality in Urban Latin America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 15, 2017
Cities From Scratch: Poverty and Informality in Urban Latin America

Cities From Scratch: Poverty and Informality in Urban Latin America by Brodwyn Fischer, Bryan McCann, Javier Auyero
2014 | ISBN: 0822355183, 0822355337 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Troubled Waters: Confronting the Water Crisis in Australia's Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 15, 2017
Troubled Waters: Confronting the Water Crisis in Australia's Cities

Troubled Waters: Confronting the Water Crisis in Australia's Cities by Patrick Troy
English | Oct. 10, 2011 | ISBN: 1921313838 | 228 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Australian cities have traditionally relied for their water on a ‘predict-and-provide’ philosophy that gives primacy to big engineering solutions. In more recent years privatised water authorities, seeking to maximise consumption and profits, have reinforced the emphasis on increasing supply. Now the cities must cope with the stresses these policies have imposed on the eco-systems from which they harvest water, into which they discharge wastes, and on which they are located.

Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Fair, Green and Accessible  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 13, 2017
Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Fair, Green and Accessible

Rethinking Sustainable Cities: Fair, Green and Accessible by David Simon
English | Nov. 15, 2016 | ISBN: 1447332849 | 201 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Sustainable urbanization has moved to the forefront of political debate and policy agendas for numerous reasons. Among the most important are a growing appreciation both of the implications of rapid urbanization now occurring in China, India, and many other low and middle income countries with historically low urbanization levels and of the related challenges posed to urban areas worldwide by climate and environmental change.