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Designing sustainable communities

learning from village homes

by Michael Corbett

  • 13 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • Urban renewal & regeneration,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Land use,
  • Environmental Planning And Management,
  • Real estate development,
  • Political Science,
  • Architecture,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Iowa,
  • Planned communities,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Public Policy - Regional Planning,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Planning

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert L. Thayer (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611683M
    ISBN 101559636866
    ISBN 109781559636865

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