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by Gert De Roo,Donald Miller

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0754615375
Author:
Gert De Roo,Donald Miller
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English
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Ashgate Pub Ltd (March 1, 2001)
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286 pages
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from an international perspective, Gert de Roo and Donald Miller (Ed.  . compilation of 23 articles, mainly case studies from ten countries. The book starts with some brief introductory remarks and then presents the material in six chapters.

from an international perspective, Gert de Roo and Donald Miller (Ed. 2000, Ashgate Publishing, Aldershot, 286 p. £ 4. 0 (hardback). In pursuit of a more sustainable development, several countries and regions around the world are. promoting higher urban densities. The first one, focused on dilemmas of compact city development, includes three Dutch and two . From the Dutch perspective, De Roo projects the apparent conflict between.

1997) Urban Environmental Planning. Policies, Instruments and Methods in an International Perspective, Ashgate, Aldershot. Practical Strategies for Sustainable Urban Development, Ashgate, Aldershot. Authors and Affiliations.

Introduction – Compact Cities and Sustainable Development, G. de Roo, D. Miller Part A: The Dilemmas of Compact City Development 2. Urban Consolidation and the Beliefs of Intensification, M. Jenks, K. Williams and E. Burton 3. Environmental Planning and the Compact City – a Dutch Perspective, G. de Roo 4. Compact Urban Policies in Randstad Holland, M. Dijst 5. Towards an Evaluation Methodology for. Urban Concepts, .

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Assessment of Policies and Plans from an International Perspective, in Gert de Roo and Donald Miller (eds .

Assessment of Policies and Plans from an International Perspective, in Gert de Roo and Donald Miller (ed., 2000, Ashgate Publishing, Aldershot, 286 p. 4. 0 (hardback), ISBN 0-7546-1537-5 In pursuit of a more sustainable development, several countries and regions around the world are promoting higher urban densities. Elsewhere, Jenks et al. talk about urban intensification (17) and De Roo characterizes compact cities by the intensive use of urban areas, the concentration and mixing of functions, and building in high densities (32).

Start by marking Compact Cities and Sustainable Urban Development: A Critical .

Start by marking Compact Cities and Sustainable Urban Development: A Critical Assessment of Policies and Plans from an International Perspective as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Encouraging, even requiring, higher density urban development is a major policy in the European Community and of Agenda 21, and a central principle of growth management programmes used by cities around the world.

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Encouraging, even requiring, higher density urban development is a major policy in the European Community and of Agenda 21, and a central principle of growth management programmes used by cities around the world

Encouraging, even requiring, higher density urban development is a major policy in the European Community and of Agenda 21, and a central principle of growth management programmes used by cities around the world.

Elkin, . McLaren, D. and Hillman, . 1991, Reviving the City: towards sustainable urban development, London. Williams, . Burton E. and Jenks, . 2000, Achieving Sustainable Urban Form, London. return to top of page.

de Roo, G. (E., Miller, D. Compact Cities and Sustainable Urban Development. This title was first published in 2000.

Co-edited by professors of urban planning (de Roo at the U. of Groningen, The Netherlands, Miller at the U. of Washington in Seattle), this substantial volume contains 24 papers by contributors from ten countries, most of them reporting detailed case studies. Topics include: dilemmas of compact city development, the problems involved in renewing and reusing sites, measuring environmental quality perceptions, citizen participation strategies, the impact of automobile dependency, and strategies for reducing traffic congestion. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)