For the first time in history, more than half the people of the world live in cities. Comprehending the impact of this widespread urbanization requires an awareness of the complex relationships between cities and natural ecosystems. This innovative book moves beyond the anti-urban lamentations that often dominate today's academic discourse to examine the evolution of cities and to illuminate the roles that humans play in shaping their environments, both natural and constructed. Christopher G. Boone and Ali Modarres argue ...

City and Environment 2006, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592132843

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City and Environment 2006, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592132836

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