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Biophilic cities : integrating nature into urban design and planning / Timothy Beatley.

By: Beatley, Timothy.
Contributor(s): Wilson, E. O.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Washington, DC : Island Press, 2011Description: xvi, 191 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781597267151 (pbk.); 1597267155 (pbk.).Subject(s): City planning -- Environmental aspects | Sustainable development | Human ecology | Urban ecology (Sociology)DDC classification: 307.1216 BEA Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Ch. 1. The Importance of Nature and Wildness in Our Urban Lives Ch. 2. The Nature of (in) Cities Ch. 3. Biophilic Cities: What Are They? Ch. 4. Biophilic Urban Design and Planning Ch. 5. New Tools and Institutions to Foster Biophilic Cities Ch. 6. Concluding Thoughts: Growing the Biophilic City.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-179) and index.

Ch. 1. The Importance of Nature and Wildness in Our Urban Lives
Ch. 2. The Nature of (in) Cities
Ch. 3. Biophilic Cities: What Are They?
Ch. 4. Biophilic Urban Design and Planning
Ch. 5. New Tools and Institutions to Foster Biophilic Cities
Ch. 6. Concluding Thoughts: Growing the Biophilic City.

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