Sustainable Mega City Communities

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  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark, II
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 282 pages
  • ISBN : 0128187948
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Sustainable Mega City Communities

Sustainable Mega City Communities
  • Author : Woodrow W. Clark, II
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 08 June 2021
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Sustainable Mega City Communities scrutinizes the challenges encountered when designing, planning and constructing sustainable megacities. Chapters explain the role of national and local governments for the strategic planning, development, implementation, monitoring and enforcement of standards of water, air, food and products used by the community. Other chapters cover Water Delivery Systems, Sanitation and Waste Disposal Systems, Power Systems, and Public Health Systems, new green technologies, practices, and standards predicated by the need for sustainable office building and housing. Provides an

Regeneration Heritage and Sustainable Communities in Turkey

Regeneration  Heritage and Sustainable Communities in Turkey
  • Author : Muge Akkar Ercan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 20 December 2019
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Over the last three decades, historic housing areas have become one of the major concerns in urban regeneration, housing renovation and conservation projects. Since the late 1990s, the notion of community, sustainability and sustainable community have become rising issues in the urban regeneration debate. Regeneration, Heritage and Sustainable Communities in Turkey contributes to this debate by integrating the interplay between regeneration, community needs and sustainability in the context of Istanbul. Together with the relational, multi-scalar and contingency planning approaches, these

Study on Architecture and Urban Spatial Structure in China s Mega Cities Suburbs

Study on Architecture and Urban Spatial Structure in China s Mega Cities Suburbs
  • Author : Tiziano Cattaneo
  • Publisher : Universitas Studiorum
  • Release : 24 June 2016
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Contents Summary:Sustainable Neighborhoods in China; Today’s Shanghai Small Towns; Low Carbon Renovation for Residential Buildings in China’s Rural Area; Defining Principles for Contemporary Chinese Architecture; Shanghai Transforming; Art + Village + City: A Call for Ethnographic Methods in Research on Chinese Mega-Cities; Shanghainese sub-urbanism; Assessment in rural-urban context; Hapzard Growth in a Land of Plenty; The Lost Village. On Kunming Chenggong New Town.

Geotechnics and Earthquake Geotechnics Towards Global Sustainability

Geotechnics and Earthquake Geotechnics Towards Global Sustainability
  • Author : Susumu Iai
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 23 March 2011
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This book is part of a bold, new initiative towards global sustainability and development that draws on the disciplines of geotechnical engineering and earthquake geotechnics. It contains contributions from fifteen of the world's leading experts who met in Kyoto in early 2010 to discuss a range of issues related to the ways geotechnics can help us face the challenges ahead, from the technical to the social, from geo-hazards to megacities, from global warming and coastal protection to the conservation of world

Megacities Labour Communications

Megacities  Labour   Communications
  • Author : Thian Ser Toh
  • Publisher : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
  • Release : 09 December 1998
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Three major global trends that are changing the world we live in are the mushrooming of megacities, the increasing flows of people across borders, both legally and illegally, and the world-wide web of information. This compendium of papers examines the impact of these three factors in United States, Southeast Asia and India. (Adapté du résumé de l'éditeur).

Handbook of Megacities and Megacity Regions

Handbook of Megacities and Megacity Regions
  • Author : Danielle Labbé,André Sorensen
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 25 September 2020
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Exploring the importance of megacities and megacity-regions as one of the defining features of the 21st century, this Handbook provides a clear and comprehensive overview of current thinking and debates from leading scholars in the field. Highlighting major current challenges and dimensions of megaurbanization, chapters form a thematic focus on governance, planning, history, and environmental and social issues, supported by case studies from every continent.

The Sustainable City VIII 2 Volume Set

The Sustainable City VIII  2 Volume Set
  • Author : S.S. Zubir,C.A. Brebbia
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release : 03 December 2013
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With majority of the Earth’s people now urban dwellers, and cities being the most efficient habitat for the utilisation of resources, it is imperative that we continue to support standards of living and efficiencies of urban areas. However, the urbanisation process has not been without its problems. While much has been done to address the original issues surrounding the quality of urban life, new challenges continue to arise. It is no longer sustainable to achieve improvements by means that

Living in the Megacity Towards Sustainable Urban Environments

Living in the Megacity  Towards Sustainable Urban Environments
  • Author : Shin Muramatsu,Terry G. McGee,Koichiro Mori
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 19 April 2021
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This book tackles the challenging issues raised by the growth of large megacities from diverse perspectives and approaches. The central question raised by the growth of megacities is what effect their growth will have on the ability of the global population to live in sustainable, livable, and safe societies. In Part I, important issues on the relationships between megacities and sustainability of the global environment are specified. Part II shows what can be learned from the history and diversity of

The World s Cities

The World s Cities
  • Author : Andrew James Jacobs
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 09 December 2021
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The World’s Cities offers instructors and students in higher education an accessible introduction to the three major perspectives influencing city-regions worldwide: City-Regions in a World System; Nested City-Regions; and The City-Region as the Engine of Economic Activity/Growth. The book provides students with helpful essays on each perspective, case studies to illustrate each major viewpoint, and discussion questions following each reading. The World’s Cities concludes with an original essay by the editor that helps students understand how an

Handbook of Drought and Water Scarcity

Handbook of Drought and Water Scarcity
  • Author : Saeid Eslamian,Faezeh A. Eslamian
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 20 July 2017
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This volume includes over 30 chapters, written by experts from around the world. It examines the environmental aspects of drought such as groundwater and soil contamination, river low-flow, urban water quality, and desertification. It also examines the effects of climate change and variability on drought, and discusses the differences in groundwater, rainfall, and temperatures and their related effects. It presents analytical modeling for better understanding drought in uncertain and changing climates.

The Sustainable City IV

The Sustainable City IV
  • Author : C. A. Brebbia,Enzo Tiezzi
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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Urban areas produce a series of environmental problems arising from the consumption of natural resources and the consequent generation of waste and pollution. These problems contribute to the development of social and economic imbalances. All these problems, which continue to grow in our society, require new solutions. This book addresses the many inter-related aspects of the urban environment from transport and mobility to social exclusion and crime prevention. Publishing papers from the Fourth International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability,

Sustainable Development in China

Sustainable Development in China
  • Author : Curtis Andressen,A.R. Mubarak,Xiaoyi Wang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 August 2013
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Over the past three decades, China’s economic structure, direction and international presence have undergone a dramatic transformation. This rapid rise and China’s enormous success in economic terms has created new challenges, and this book examines how the Chinese economy can continue to flourish, whilst at the same time protecting the environment and giving people more equal access to the benefits of the country’s economic development. Examining the key issues surrounding China's continued sustainable development, in economic, political,

Ecodynamics

Ecodynamics
  • Author : C. A. Brebbia
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release : 09 December 2021
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This book contains a series of outstanding contributions on ecodynamics that appeared in limited editions before the emergence of the International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics, which has now become the primary focus for this area of research.The aim of ecodynamics is to relate ecosystems to evolutionary thermodynamics, which can lead to appropriate solutions for sustainable development. The contributions published in this volume relate to all aspects of ecosystems and sustainable development, ranging from physical sciences to economics

SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Volume IV

SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT     Volume IV
  • Author : Salustiano del Campo ,Tomoko Hamada ,Giancarlo Barbiroli,Saskia Sassen, Eleonora Barbieri-Masini, Paul Nchoji Nkwi, Owen Sichone, Abubakar Momoh
  • Publisher : EOLSS Publications
  • Release : 15 November 2010
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Social and Economic Development is a component of Encyclopedia of Development and Economic Sciences in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias. The Theme on Social and Economic Development provides the essential aspects and a myriad of issues of great relevance to our world such as: Socioeconomic Developmental Social Work; Perspectives on Contemporary Socioeconomic Development; Sustainable Development of Natural Resource Capital; Sustainable Development Of Human Resource Capital; Intellectual And Knowledge