Record:   Prev Next
作者 Knox, Paul
書名 Small Town Sustainability : Economic, Social, and Environmental Innovation
出版項 Basel/Berlin/Boston : Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2009
國際標準書號 9783034608978 (electronic bk.)
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (192 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
附註 Intro -- Preface -- 1. Introduction -- Why Focus on Small Towns? -- Globalisation and Small Town Development -- Liveability and Sustainability -- 2. Mobilising for Change in Small Towns -- Mobilisation Against Globalisation -- Local, Organic, Authentic, Slow -- Networking Toward Sustainability -- 3. Environmental Sustainability -- Sustainability Conflicts -- Environmental Problems in Small Towns -- The Big Picture: Global and Local Action -- Sweden's Eko Kommun Movement -- Land Use and Urban Development -- Vigorous Small Town Responses -- 4. Inherited Identities: Built Form and Sense of Place -- The Legacy of Built Form -- A Cumulative Legacy -- The Social Construction of Place -- Affect and Intersubjectivity -- 5. Sustainability by Design -- Designs for Liveability -- Street Life: Content, Movement, and Conviviality -- 6. Sustainable Economies -- Economic Challenges -- Chasing Smokestacks or Developing Community? -- Alternative Economic Spaces -- Small Business Development -- Place Economies -- 7. Conviviality, Hospitality, and Local Products -- Conviviality -- Hospitality -- Local Products -- 8. Creativity and Culture -- Community-based Art, Culture, and Creativity -- The Creative Class Debate -- 9. Equity: Housing, Work, and Social Well-Being -- Equity and Social Well-Being -- The Institutional Infrastructure: Partnerships, Community Capacity, and Community Engagement -- 10. Conclusion: What Works (and What Doesn't) -- Will Small Towns Make a Difference? -- Critical Success Factors -- Notes -- Photo Credits -- Key References -- Internet Resources -- Index of Places
Kleinstädte spielen eine entscheidende Rolle innerhalb regionaler Wirtschaftssysteme. Die Autorenveranschaulichen, wie diesedie Herausforderung einer globalisierten Welt annehmen können, und stellen beispielhaftBewegungen vor, die örtliche Kulturen, Traditionen, Identitäten und Nachhaltigkeit effektiv zu fördern wissen
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Knox, Paul Small Town Sustainability : Economic, Social, and Environmental Innovation Basel/Berlin/Boston : Walter de Gruyter GmbH,c2009 9783764385804
主題 Small cities.;Sustainable development
Electronic books
Alt Author Mayer, Heike
Record:   Prev Next