Designing Sustainable Cities
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Taking into account that urban design can make a significant contribution to positive changes in environmental and social matters, this title presents seven inspirational examples for copying; included are analyses and measures for the cities of Detroit, Graz, Istanbul, Mexico City, and Puebla, as well as non-location bound projects. The authors investigate the efficiency of certificates, climate installations for urban spaces, and new ecological, architectural, and sociological concepts for mega-cities. A reader for stakeholders at the interface of social and urban design.
ISBN 9783035621983. Birkhauser Verlag.