The Academy as Nature’s AgentLibrosNoviembre 2014Edited by James N. Levitt with a foreword by Stephen Woodley
“We can gain encouragement from the coalition of groups that have rallied together to promote conservation and embrace connectivity: universities, environmental groups, land trusts, churches,...
This work explains and analyzes critical questions raised by the use-value assessment (UVA) policy for farmland preservation. It covers the origins, key features, impacts, and flaws of UVA programs...
LibrosMayo 2014Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Daphne A. Kenyon
Because most children throughout the world attend elementary and secondary schools near their homes, where they live usually determines where they go to school. In the United States, the relationship...
Based on work presented at the May 2013 Latin American Forum on Noteworthy Instruments of Urban Intervention, this book (which includes work written in Spanish and Portuguese) presents 21 case...
LibrosNoviembre 2004Dan L. Perlman and Jeffrey C. Milder
In recent years, the practice of ecologically based planning and development has emerged as a way to safeguard human communities from natural hazards and to protect natural systems from the impacts...
The Use and Reuse of Urban LandLibrosNoviembre 2004Edited by Rosalind Greenstein and Yesim Sungu-Eryilmaz
This collection of essays examines underutilized, abandoned, and vacant urban land within political, economic, institutional, and policy contexts. In the volume’s three sections, the authors...
Experience and OpportunitiesLibrosAbril 2004Owen Connellan, with Nathaniel Lichfield, Frances Plimmer, and Tony Vickers
Attempts at introducing land value taxation (LVT) in the United Kingdom demonstrate a long and varied history. Land Value Taxation in Britain considers this history and how LVT may be particularly...
Approaches to LULUs, Growth, and Other Vexing Governance ProblemsLibrosJunio 1991Edited by Joseph DiMento and LeRoy Graymer
Can rival community groups “get to yes” when it is in the public’s interest to resolve disputes arising from locally unwanted land uses (LULUs)? “Not in my backyard” (...
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