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  1. Design with Nature Now

    Libros
    Octubre 2019
    Edited by Frederick Steiner, Richard Weller, Karen M’Closkey, and Billy Fleming

    One of the Best Books of 2019, “This collection of essays and projects should inspire any environmental policy maker, planner, or landscape architect to forge broader coalitions and act...

  2. Conservation Catalysts

    The Academy as Nature’s Agent
    Libros
    Noviembre 2014
    Edited 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,...

  3. Use-Value Assessment of Rural Land in the United States

    Libros
    Junio 2014

    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...

  4. Education, Land, and Location

    Libros
    Mayo 2014
    Edited 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...

  5. Instrumentos notables de políticas de suelo en América Latina

    Libros
    Abril 2014

    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...

  6. Definición de políticas de suelo urbano en América Latina

    Teoría y práctica
    Libros
    Diciembre 2013
    Edited by Diego Alfonso Erba

    Definición de políticas de suelo urbano en América Latina: Teoría y práctica (Defining Urban Land Policies in Latin America: Theory and Practice) presents concepts...

  7. Land in Conflict

    Managing and Resolving Land Use Disputes
    Libros
    Junio 2013
    Sean Nolon, Ona Ferguson, and Pat Field

    “This book is a great primer for any stakeholder involved in a land use dispute. It demonstrates that even in the most complex cases it is possible to achieve outcomes that benefit all parties...

  8. Infrastructure and Land Policies

    Libros
    Mayo 2013
    Edited by Gregory K. Ingram and Karin L. Brandt

    More than 50 percent of the global population resides in urban areas where land policy and infrastructure interactions facilitate economic opportunities, affect the quality of life, and influence...

  9. Financing Metropolitan Governments in Developing Countries

    Libros
    Abril 2013
    Edited by Roy W. Bahl, Johannes F. Linn, and Deborah L. Wetzel

    This work uses case studies of urban financing mechanisms in China, India, and Brazil to help decision makers in developing countries address the challenges of rapid metropolitan growth. The report...

  10. China’s Environmental Policy and Urban Development

    Libros
    Febrero 2013
    Edited by Joyce Yanyun Man

    “It is well known that rapid urbanization and industrialization in China have had serious consequences for China's environment. Far less recognized are the wide ranging efforts undertaken...

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