Positive development [electronic resource] : from vicious circles to virtuous cycles through built environment design / Janis Birkeland.
By: Birkeland, Janis.Material type: BookPublisher: London ; Sterling, Va. : Earthscan, 2008Description: xxii, 408 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781849772235 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): Ecological engineering | Sustainable development | Sustainable architectureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -386) and index.
section A. Redefining the problems and goals -- section B. Critique of methods, tools and processes in building design -- section C. Critique of methods, tools and processes in environmental management -- section D. Critique of trends in strategies, incentives and planning -- section E. A framework for eco-governance and management -- section F. Boxes.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.