A sustainable city is widely recognised as one which meets the needs of the
present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. In this book, many interrelated aspects of the urban environment from transport and mobility to social exclusions and crime prevention are addressed. The papers included were originally presented at the Fifth International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability and will be of interest to city planners, architects, environmental engineers and all academics, professionals and practitioners working in the wide range of disciplines associated with creating a viable urban environment.
The papers are published under the following topics: Architectural issues;
Cultural heritage; Energy resources systems; Environmental management;
Healthy cities; Indicators: ecological, economic, social; Land use and
management; Mega cities; Planning issues; Planning, development and
management; Public safety; Revitalisation strategies; Socio-economic issues;
Spatial modelling; Strategy; Sustainable transportation and transport integration; The community and the city; Traffic and transportation;
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Book Description WIT Press / Computational Mechanics, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1845641280
Book Description Wit Pr/Computational Mechanics, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 768 pages. 9.50x6.50x1.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1845641280