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Title Remaking the urban social contract : health, energy, and the environment / edited by Michael A. Pagano
Published Urbana, Illinois : University of Illinois Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 192 pages) : illustrations
Series The urban agenda
Urban agenda (Urbana, Ill.)
Contents Preface and acknowledgements / Michael A. Pagano -- Part One: Overview -- The social contract: a political and economic overview / David C. Perry and Natalia Villamizar-Duarte -- Part Two: White Papers -- Back to the future? The curious case of "public" services / David A. McDonald -- Discussant: The history of U.S. municipal service delivery: pragmatism trumps ideology / Dennis R. Judd -- Green Gadgets? The smart-cities movement and urban envrionmental policy / Anthony Townsend -- Discussant: It is easier to be smart than to be green / Moira Zellner -- Social contract theory and the public's health: a vital challenge past and present / William C. Kling and Emily Stiehl -- Discussants: Social contracts and the problem of asymmetries / Alba Alexander et al. -- Repowering Chicago: accelerating the cleaner, more resiliant, and more affordable electricity market transformation / Howard A. Learner -- Discussant: Energy networks: how do we power a city? / Cynthia Klein-Banai -- Part Three: Synthesis -- Health, energy, and the environment: we are all in this together / Megan Houston
Notes "Published for the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (Cuppa), University of Illinois at Chicago, by the University of Illinois Press."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Cities and towns -- United States.
City planning -- United States.
Community development, Urban -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Pagano, Michael A., editor
ISBN 0252099133 (electronic bk.)
9780252099137 (electronic bk.)