The Sustainable City V

The Sustainable City V

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of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. In The Sustainable City V many interrelated aspects of the urban environment from transport and mobility to social exclusions and crime prevention are addressed. The papers included were originally presented at the Fifth International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability and will be of interest to city planners, architects, environmental engineers and all academics, professionals and practitioners working in the wide range of disciplines associated with creating a viable urban environment.In this book the papers are published under the following topics: Architectural issues; Cultural heritage; Energy resources systems; Environmental management; Healthy cities; Indicators: ecological, economic, social; Land use and management; Mega cities; Planning issues; Planning, development and management; Public safety; Revitalisation strategies; Socio-economic issues; Spatial modelling; Strategy; Sustainable transportation and transport integration; The community and the city; Traffic and transportation; Urban-rural relationships.example, a basic working week of around 54 hours at the start of the century had fallen to under 38 hours by 2006 (Blyton [2]). ... Typically where this has been introduced it has taken the form of a 4-day week or 9-day fortnight (involving 4 days working one week, ... of compression has been the spread of certain shiftworking systems, particularly the (re)introduction of 12-hour shift systems, most notably inanbsp;...

Title:The Sustainable City V
Author:A. Gospodini, C. A. Brebbia, Enzo Tiezzi
Publisher:WIT Press - 2008-01-01


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