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Title Green community / edited by Susan Piedmont-Palladino and Timothy Mennel.
Imprint Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2017.


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Description 1 online resource.
Note "First published 2009 by the American Planning Association and the National Building Museum."
Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed May 17, 2018).
Subject City planning -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Communities -- United States.
Sustainable living -- United States.
Sustainable urban development -- United States.
Green movement -- United States.
United States.
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Copyright -- Title -- Contents -- Foreword -- Funder's Introduction -- Curator's Introduction -- THE GREEN COMMUNITY IN CONTEXT -- The Sustainable City: A Mythical Beast? -- DENSITY AND TRANSPORTATION -- Round, Round, Get Around: Reducing Transportation Burdens in the Green Community -- Introduction to Connectivity -- Creating the Planning and Infrastructure Framework for Mixed Use Mixed Income Transit-Oriented and Urban-Infill Development -- Sustainable Megapolitan: How Large-Scale Urban Development Can Help Green America -- CONSERVATION AND PRESERVATION -- Green Communities and the Redefining of Community Wealth -- Finding Common Ground: Historic Preservation and Green Building -- Managing Development to Create Sustainable Communities -- ENERGY AND RESOURCES -- Energy and Communities -- Energy and Community Greening -- The Spillover Effects of Growing Crops for Biofuels -- Green Infrastructure for Blue Urban Watersheds -- Local Sustainable Energy Sources -- LOCAL HEALTH AND GLOBAL HEALTH -- Healthy Communities, Green Communities -- Atlantic Station -- Climate Change and Public Health -- Toward Sitopia -- Food and Community Greening -- The Impact of the Built Environment on Health-The Brain's Stress Response and the Brain-Immune Connection: Implications for Health Care and Urban Design -- CONCLUSION -- Conclusion -- Contributors -- Acknowledgments -- Image Credits and Permissions -- Index.
Other Author Piont-Palladino, Susan, editor.
Mennel, Timothy, editor.