11 Sustainable Cities and Communities

  1. Add to Wish List Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Ian Greener
    On the 80th anniversary of Beveridge’s report on the ‘Five Giants’ confronting societal progress in the 1940s, this innovative book examines the ‘New Giants’ confronting us today: inequality, preventable mortality, the crisis of democrac...
    Hardback (2022)

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    Paperback (2023)

    List price $33.95

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  2. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Sustainable Cities and Communities

    A Research Agenda for Sustainable Cities and Communities

    Edited by Kes McCormick, James Evans, Yuliya Voytenko Palgan, Niki Frantzeskaki
    Global in its outlook, this Research Agenda systematically reviews and critiques existing research on sustainable cities, calling for greater engagement with a diversity of perspectives. It interrogates foundational assumptions in the fi...
    Hardback (2023)

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  3. Add to Wish List Nature-Based Solutions for Cities

    Nature-Based Solutions for Cities

    Edited by Timon McPhearson, Nadja Kabisch, Niki Frantzeskaki
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. Nature-based solutions (NBS) are increasingly being adopted to address climate change, healt...
    Hardback (2023)

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  4. Add to Wish List Urban Violence, Resilience and Security

    Urban Violence, Resilience and Security

    Edited by Michael R. Glass, Taylor B. Seybolt, Phil Williams
    Written in a comprehensive yet accessible style, Urban Violence, Resilience and Security investigates the diverse nature of urban violence within Latin America, Asia and Africa. It further analyzes how regular and irregular governing mec...
    Hardback (2022)

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    Paperback (2023)

    List price $41.95

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  5. Add to Wish List The Future of Environmental Law

    The Future of Environmental Law

    Edited by Stefan E. Weishaar, Kars J. de Graaf
    Environmental law is evolving from negotiating and prescribing environmental policies to enforcing time-bound, measurable and achievable goals in order to secure a sustainable future. This pertinent and thought-provoking book analyzes th...
    Hardback (2023)

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  6. Add to Wish List Social Justice in a Turbulent Era

    Social Justice in a Turbulent Era

    Edited by Gary Craig
    This incisive book examines how the values of social justice can be protected against attacks from the interacting economic, social, environmental, and health crises of the 21st century. Global contributors outline key elements of a poli...
    Hardback (2023)

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  7. Add to Wish List Rethinking Smart Cities

    Rethinking Smart Cities

    Zaheer Allam, Yusra Raisah Takun
    This innovative book explores the foundations of the smart city and, through a critique of its challenges and concerns, showcases how to redefine the concept for increased sustainability, liveability and resilience in urban areas. It und...
    Hardback (2022)

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  8. Add to Wish List Urban Climate Resilience

    Urban Climate Resilience

    Edited by Angela van der Berg, Jonathan Verschuuren
    This significant book addresses the most important legal issues that cities face when attempting to adapt to the changing climate. This includes how to become more resilient against the impacts of climate change such as sea level rise, i...
    Hardback (2022)

    List price $180.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Edited by Mi A. Schoyen, Bjørn Hvinden, Merethe Dotterud Leiren
    Foreword by Ian Gough This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. This seminal book addresses the critical and urgent question of ‘what...
    Hardback (2022)

    List price $150.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

    Handbook on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

    Edited by Floor Brouwer
    This Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of how water, energy and food are interconnected, comprising a coherent system: the nexus. It considers the interlinkages between natural resources, governance processes seeking coherence a...
    Hardback (2022)

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  11. Add to Wish List City Preparedness for the Climate Crisis

    City Preparedness for the Climate Crisis

    Edited by Francisco J. Carrillo, Cathy Garner
    Exploring the ways that contemporary urban life takes the Holocene for granted, this multidisciplinary book warns that anthropogenic environmental impacts are on course to challenge the viability of most human settlements. It highlights ...
    Hardback (2021)

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  12. Add to Wish List Personal Sustainability Practices

    Personal Sustainability Practices

    Edited by Mark Starik, Patricia Kanashiro
    Personal Sustainability Practices is a collection of 19 academic and practitioner perspectives on the topic of faculty personal sustainability. The book addresses the issues of whether, how, where, and when faculty who teach, research, c...
    Hardback (2021)

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