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Title Land use problems and conflicts : causes, consequences and solutions / edited by Stephen J. Goetz, James S. Shortle and John C. Bergstrom
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 361 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Routledge research in environmental economics ; 2
Routledge research in environmental economics ; 2
Contents Contemporary land use problems and conflicts / Stephan J. Goetz, James S. Shortle and John C. Bergstrom -- Rural land use problems and policy options: overview from a US perspective / Lawrence W. Libby -- Land use problems: a European perspective / Nick D. Hanley and Fiona Watson -- Employment growth, population growth and electronic technologies as determinants of land use / Charles Barnard -- Failing markets and fragile institutions in land use: Colorado's experience / Andrew F. Seidl -- Postproductivism and changing rural land use values and preferences / John C. Bergstrom -- Urban development impacts on ecosystems / Elizabeth P. Marhsall and James S. Shortle -- Urban growth, rural land conversion and the fiscal well-being of local municipalities / Steven Deller -- Sense of place as an integrated framework for understanding human impacts of land use change / Richard C. Stedman -- Socioeconomic and health outcomes of land use / Stephan J. Goetz -- Spatial analysis and applied land use research / Kathleen P. Bell -- Public preferences for farmland attributes in conservation easement programs / Robert W. Paterson [and others] -- Value conflict and land use planning: an example at the rural-urban interface / Max J. Pfeffer [and others] -- The impacts of land use on nearby property values: estimates from a hedonic house price model / Richard C. Ready and Charles W. Abdalla -- Agri-environmental complementaries: challenges and opportunities in an old world / Ian Hodge -- Multifuncitionality, land use and agricultural policy / David Abler -- Sprawl: contemporary land use planning's paradigm / Mark B. Lapping -- The smart growth approach to urban land use: implications for farmland protection / Alvin D. Sokolow -- Protecting farmland: why do we do it? Can we do it better? / Lori Lynch -- What would an ideal Federal rural land use policy look like? / Thomas Johnson -- Future research needs for rational land use decisions / Stephan J. Goetz, James S. Shortle and John C. Bergstrom
Summary The production and consumption of land services is a complex subject involving economic, fiscal, social, psychological, health and environmental dimensions. This book documents the causes and effects of this
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 316-353) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Agricultural conservation -- Europe -- Congresses.
Agricultural conservation -- United States -- Congresses.
Land use -- Economic aspects -- Europe -- Congresses
Land use -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Congresses
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Europe -- Congresses.
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- United States -- Congresses.
Urbanization -- Europe -- Congresses.
Urbanization -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Bergstrom, John C. (John Clark)
Goetz, Stephan J. (Stephan Juergen)
Shortle, J. S. (James S.)
ISBN 0203799836 (electronic bk.)
9780203799833 (electronic bk.)