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Investing in Place

Economic Renewal in Northern British Columbia

UBC Press

A compelling exploration of place-based development as a timely, pragmatic approach to renewing rural and small-town economies in northern British Columbia.

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Planning as if People Matter

Governing for Social Equity

Island Press

This book goes beyond theory to give real-world examples of how better planning can level inequities.

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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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Haa Léelk'w Hás Aaní Saax'u / Our Grandparents' Names on the Land

University of Washington Press, Published with the Sealaska Heritage Institute

This volume presents the results of a collaborative project with Native communities of Southeast Alaska to record indigenous geographic names, documenting and analyzing more than 3,000 Tlingit, Haida, and other Native names on the land.

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The Shape of Green

Aesthetics, Ecology, and Design

Island Press

The Shape of Green argues that beauty is inherent to sustainability, for how things look and feel is as important as how they’re made.

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The Carbon Efficient City

By A-P Hurd and Al Hurd; Foreword by Denis Hayes
University of Washington Press

The Carbon Efficient City shows how regional economies can be aligned with practices that drive carbon efficiency.

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