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City-Region 2020 : integrated planning for a sustainable environment / Joe Ravetz ; with the sustainable city-region working group chaired by Peter Roberts.

By: Ravetz, Joe.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Earthscan Pub Ltd., 2000Description: 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1853836060 (pbk.); 1853836079 (hbk.).Other title: City region 2020 : integrated planning for a sustainable environment.Subject(s): City planning -- England -- Manchester | Sustainable development -- England -- ManchesterDDC classification: 307.14160942733 RAV
Contents:
Pt. I. Context 1. Introduction 2. The state of the city-region 3. Trends and prospects 4. City-region 2020 Pt. II. Key Sectors 5. The built environment 6. Travel and transport 7. Land and ecology 8. Waste and pollution 9. Energy and climate 10. Economy and work Pt. III. Putting it together 11. Lifestyle and community 12. Regeneration 13. Funding the city-region 14. Running the city-region 15. Summary and conclusions.
Summary: Drawing from the most comprehensive and detailed case study project ever undertaken on sustainable development at the city and regional scale, this publication translates principles into practice for the sprawling post-industrial conurbation of Greater Manchester. It sets a standard for the integrated strategic management of cities and regions, with methods and tools such as sustainability indicators and appraisals that can be applied anywhere in the western world."--BOOK JACKET.
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Pt. I. Context
1. Introduction
2. The state of the city-region
3. Trends and prospects
4. City-region 2020
Pt. II. Key Sectors
5. The built environment
6. Travel and transport
7. Land and ecology
8. Waste and pollution
9. Energy and climate
10. Economy and work
Pt. III. Putting it together
11. Lifestyle and community
12. Regeneration
13. Funding the city-region
14. Running the city-region
15. Summary and conclusions.

Drawing from the most comprehensive and detailed case study project ever undertaken on sustainable development at the city and regional scale, this publication translates principles into practice for the sprawling post-industrial conurbation of Greater Manchester. It sets a standard for the integrated strategic management of cities and regions, with methods and tools such as sustainability indicators and appraisals that can be applied anywhere in the western world."--BOOK JACKET.

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