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Urban Design : Green Dimensions (Reprint) (Hardcover) (Cliff Moughtin)

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In Green Dimensions, Cliff Moughtin relates sustainable development and green design to the realm of urban design and development. Examining regional and local frameworks for design and planning, this book shows how sustainable urban design can be implemented on every scale.

Working from a strong theoretical base, the author uses case studies and discusses policy developments, in order to challenge the conventional wisdom on
sustainable design. The book provides a rounded discussion of the application and suitability of current practice, and predicts future design needs.
Updating the reader on topics such as energy efficiency, sustainable city forms and the culture of new urbanism, this completely revised and restructured second edition also includes brand new chapters on the Urban Park and Bio-diversity.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 254
Genre: Architecture
Sub-Genre: Urban + Land Use Planning, Landscape
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Cliff Moughtin
Language: English
Street Date: March 30, 2016
TCIN: 51214623
UPC: 9781138142800
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-7995
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