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Ecology of cities and towns : a comparative approach / edited by Mark J. McDonnell, Amy K. Hahs, Jürgen H. Breuste.
Contributor(s): McDonnell, Mark J | Hahs, Amy K | Breuste, Jürgen.Material type: BookPublisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009Description: xxi, 714 p.,  p. of plates : col. ill., maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780521678339 (pbk.); 0521678331 (pbk.).Subject(s): Urban ecology (Biology) | Nature -- Effect of human beings on | Urban ecology (Sociology) | Human ecologyDDC classification: 577.56072 ECO Online resources: Table of contents only
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of contributors; Preface; 1 Introduction: Scope of the book and need for developing a comparative approach to the ecological study of cities and towns; Part I Opportunities And Chal Lenges Of Conducting Comparative Studies; Part Ii Ecological Studies Of Cities And Towns; Part Iii Integrating Science With Management And Planning; Part Iv Comments And Synthesis; References; Index.
Assesses the current status, and future challenges and opportunities, of the ecological study, design and management of cities and towns.