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Main Title Superbia! : 31 ways to create sustainable neighborhoods /
Author Chiras, Daniel D.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Wann, David.
Publisher New Society Publishers,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 53821813
ISBN 0865714908; 9780865714908
Subjects Suburbs--United States. ; Community development, Urban--United States. ; Sustainable development--United States. ; Neighborhoods--United States.
Internet Access
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ebrary http://site.ebrary.com/id/10110335
Contributor biographical information http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1004/2004463273-b.html
Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0621/2004463273-d.html
c2003. http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=1065458&T=F
http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=601175&T=F
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Status
ERAM  HT166.C46 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/04/2004
Collation x, 229 pages : illustrations ; 21 x 23 cm
Notes
"A book for Wiser Living from Mother Earth News"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The Changing Face of Suburbia -- Reinventing Our Neighborhoods for Health, Profit, and Community -- Imagining a Sustainable Neighborhood -- How to Remodel a Neighborhood -- Germination: First Steps -- Leafing Out: Bolder Ideas -- Your Neighborhood Blossoms: Boldest Steps -- Suburban Revitalization I: Can This Dream Become a Reality? -- Suburban Revitalization II: Making Bold Dreams Come True -- Taking Care in the Neighborhood. "Superbia! is a book of fun and practical ideas for creating more socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable neighborhoods. The authors first trace the history of the suburbs, showing how they fail to meet many peoples' needs. They then describe how existing urban and suburban neighborhoods can be transformed using the authors' 31 steps that range from easiest to boldest."--Jacket.