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Climate Action Planning

A Guide to Creating Low Carbon, Resilient Communities

Island Press

The most comprehensive book available about planning for climate change on the local level.

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Soft City

Building Density for Everyday

Island Press

A visual and clear guide to building better density to create happier, more livable cities.

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Human Ecology

How Nature and Culture Shape Our World

Island Press

In Human Ecology, noted landscape planner Frederick Steiner presents a historical and analytical examination of how humans interact with each other as well as with other organisms and their surroundings.

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Roads Were Not Built for Cars

How Cyclists Were the First to Push for Good Roads and Became the Pioneers of Motoring

Island Press
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Tactical Urbanism

Short-term Action for Long-term Change

Island Press
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Urban Acupuncture

Island Press

Celebrated architect and urbanist Jaime Lerner's pioneering classic on creating livable and sustainable public space.

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How to Study Public Life

Methods in Urban Design

Island Press
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Stewardship of the Built Environment

Sustainability, Preservation, and Reuse

Island Press

Stewardship of the Built Environment shows how rehabilitating and reusing existing structures holds untapped potential for achieving sustainable communities.

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