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Main Title Reshaping the built environment : ecology, ethics, and economics /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Kibert, Charles J.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 40830078
ISBN 1559637013 9781559637015 1559637021 9781559637022
Subjects Real estate development--Environmental aspects--United States ; Construction industry--Environmental aspects--United States ; Architecture--Environmental aspects ; City planning--Environmental aspects ; Gebouwde omgeving--gtt ; Duurzame ontwikkeling--gtt
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EKBM  HD255.R47 1999 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/22/2007
Collation xvi, 362 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Promises and limits of sustainability / Charles J. Kibert -- Ecological challenge, human values of nature, and sustainability in the built environment / Stephen R. Kellert -- Environmental ethics / Sarah van Gelder -- Uneconomic growth and the built environment / Herman E. Daly -- Introduction to renewable energy technologies / Stephen J. Strong -- Environmentally responsible building materials selection / Nadav Malin -- Ecological design, living machines, and the purification of waters / John Todd -- Landscape: source of life or liability / John Tillman Lyle -- Construction and demolition waste / Peter Yost -- Building values / Gail A. Lindsey -- Architecture as pedagogy / David Orr -- Biourbanism and sustainable urban planning / Daniel Williams -- Creating greener communities through conservation subdivision design / Randall Arendt -- Environmentally superior buildings from birth to death / Thomas E. Graedel -- Environmental performance of buildings / Raymond J. Cole -- The Chicago Brownfields initiative / William C. Trumbull -- Sustainable new town and industrial ecology / Ernest A. Lowe.