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Author Brebbia, CA (ed)

Title Sustainable city : urban regeneration and sustainability / editors, C.A. Brebbia ... [and others]
Published Boston ; Southompton : WIT Press, [2000]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  307.3416 Bre/Scu  AVAILABLE
Description 600 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Series Advances in architecture series ; v. 9
International series on advances in architecture ; v. 9
Contents Sustainable cities: future challenges and research issues / G. Mattrisch -- SiGOS: strategic organizational management for sustainable development / C. A. C. Sampaio -- Analysis of the state of the environment, Local Agenda 21 realisation and preparing for EU accession for the city of Maribor / V. Smaka-Kincl -- Local economic development - An application in the strengthening of the productive chain for decorative stones in Santo Antonio de Padua - RJ / R. e Silva Neto and F. Dias Coelho -- The quaternary city / M. Tomelin and R. G. DaSilva -- The constitutive elements of S&T public policy towards sustainable development / B. R. C. Terra and M. V. R. Rodriguez -- Uncertainty and advantages of energy conservation programs in Brazil / S. F. Pinheiro -- Environmental conditions in the state of Rio de Janeiro / A. C. M. Rocha and C. A. N. Cosenza -- The sustainable city: a Swedish research programme / H. Graf -- The city and the agricultural sector inter-relationship: environmental costs and benefits / O. Ayalon, Y. Avnimelech and M. Shechter -- Urban environmental quality indicators / R. Sarmento, F. M. B. Zorzal and A. J. Serafim / [et al.] -- Pollution of Moscow air in winter: a GC-MS study of snow samples / A. T. Lebedev, O. V. Poltakova and O. Hanninen -- Brownfields redevelopment as a catalyst for creating sustainable cities / E. Walkowiak and D. Frazier -- Trees and urban life quality: A case study on spatial segregation in the municipality of Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / V. A. Carneiro da Silva and M. A. Pedlowski -- Relationship between the different players to help industries meet the requirement to have an efficient environmental management system / E. M. R. Sharland, A. M. S. Antunes and N. Pereira, Jr. -- The accounting information as a support to sustainable development / M. de Souza Ribeiro and L. N. de Carvalho -- Urban drainage case study - watershed of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / F. C. B. Mascarenhas, M. G. Miguez and R. O. G. Campos -- Integrated geographical information system (GIS) for urban solid waste management / A. C. Caputo and P. M. Pelagagge -- Application of biotechnology concepts in the treatment of petroleum residues / A. Ururahy and N. Pereira, Jr. -- Waste recycling and the sustainable city / A. S. Pereira, L. B. Oliveira and M. M. Reis -- Performance evaluation and eco-efficiency coefficients / L. N. Carvalho, E. R. J. de Matos and R. O. Moraes -- Characterization of carbonate rocks from Rio de Janeiro for gas emission control / W. C. Pereira -- Rehabilitation of the stream Machadinho / C. A. Arantes -- Drag reducing effects in district heating networks / A. Krope, J. Krope and L. Crepinsek -- A study of quality over hillside development in Taipei County area / T.-Y. Hsiao and Y.-H. Yu -- Desire-based multi-objective land use planning: a case study / V. Thanizh Arasan and B. R. Kabade -- Land management of the mid-South Paraiba river valley / R. C. Oliveira, R. R. Brito and A. M. M. Ferreira / [et al.] -- Urban transport - the virtual source for sustainability of a city / V. N. Bougromenko and E. G. Myasoedova -- Transport policy in Riga / A. Argalis, L. Baltioa and I. Zarumba / [et al.] -- Sustainable transportation: the key to sustainable cities / L. C. Wadhwa -- Proposal for a sustainable transportation-traffic system for the City of Buenos Aires / E. de Freijo and J. M. Boggio Videla -- Alternatives to improve the accessibility and environment in urban centres / T. S. Davies, C. M. Jefferson and J. W. S. Longhurst / [et al.] -- Challenges to the urban collective transport sector for the Brazilian sustainable development / F. S. Fernandes -- Preservation planning as a tool for a sustainable historic city / A. Moropoulou, M. Koui and N. P. Avdelides / [et al.] -- Urban conservation in Kenya: a re-think of sustainable strategies / W. M. Sudi -- Chromatic identification of townscape image / N. Naoumova -- The sustainable street - major premises for street design / E. Lillebye -- Identifying sustainable neighborhoods: An empirical exploration of threshold effects / G. Galster, R. Quercia and A. Cortes -- Innovation and competitive clusters: a review of key concepts / D. A. Hart -- Planning and sustainability - good and bad practices in Rio, Sao Paulo and Lisbon / F. Magalhaes, H. Gallo and M. da Costa Lobo -- Interactive model for urban management / A. I. Prack and J. M. Boggio Videla -- The national plan for the use of water resources and its consequences to states and municipalities / A. Diaferia and G. N. Dalla Pria Pereira -- Environmental conditionings and industrial zoning in the metropolitan area of Rio de Janeiro / A. Magrini, M. S. Muylaert and E. M. Montez -- Inner-city renewal and locational stability of the poor: a study of inner-city renewal program in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia / A. Gossaye -- Urban public housing policy: a comparative case study of Louisville (US) and Jinan (China) / Y. Zhao -- Lakes, rivers and cities / M. Fiuza and G. Cartaxo -- Analysis of five Dutch sustainable urban plans / W. Timmermans -- Paradigms for rebuilding the central city: urban, suburban or neo-traditional / G. Sands -- Crisis and restructuring of Brazil's urban-industrial development model / E. V. Menezes -- The structural nature of intra-generational conflict and its implication for sustainability / I. Kenvyn -- Solidarity networks in the urban space: a study of a volunteering headquarter in Belo Horizonte, Brazil / A. dos S. de Sousa Teodosio and A. R. Angelo Santos -- Power sharing self-management and sustainable communities: lessons from the UK in new forms of landlord tenant relationships / P. Bolan -- Training impact evaluation: individual and situational predictors / A. M. J. Pantoja, S. M. Valle Lima and J. E. Borges-Andrade -- The Catacumba Trail environmental project / J. C. L. Barbosa and S. Figueiredo -- The image as a determinant factor of local development: lies and contributions / M. P. de Figueiredo -- The challenges of a government strategy of training of local leaderships / M. A. Nunes de Barros and R. Arruda de Bloch -- Violence and health: an intersectorial approach / T. Van Loon, P. Mengal and S. Brotelle / [et al.] -- The reconstruction of the public safety system of the state of Mato Grosso / H. M. Neto
Notes The papers included were originally presented at the first International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability, held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in the year 2000
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject City planning -- Congresses.
City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Community development, Urban -- Congresses.
Sustainable development.
Urban ecology (Sociology) -- Congresses.
Sustainable development -- Congresses.
Urban renewal -- Congresses.
Urban transportation -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Urbanization -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Brebbia, C. A.
International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (1st : 2000 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
LC no. 00698495
ISSN 1368-1435
ISBN 1853128112
Other Titles Urban regeneration and sustainability