Continuous Productive Urban Landscapes: Designing Urban by Andre Viljoen,Joe Howe PDF

By Andre Viljoen,Joe Howe

ISBN-10: 0750655437

ISBN-13: 9780750655439

This publication on city layout extends and develops the commonly accredited 'compact urban' answer. It offers a layout thought for a brand new form of sustainable city panorama: city Agriculture. by means of growing to be meals inside an city instead of solely rural setting, city agriculture would scale back the necessity for industrialized creation, packaging and transportation of foodstuffs to the town living shoppers. The innovative and leading edge thoughts placed forth during this booklet have power to form the way forward for our towns caliber of existence inside of them.

Urban layout is proven in perform via overseas case reports and the arguments awarded are supported by means of quantified financial, environmental and social justifications.

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