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Seven Rules for Sustainable Communities: Design Strategies for the Post-Carbon World

Condon, Patrick M.  Island Press. 2010.

  • Condon discusses transportation, housing equity, job distribution, economic development, greenhouse gases, and ecological systems issues and synthesizes his knowledge and research into seven urban design rules that can, if followed, help save the planet. Each chapter explains one rule in depth, adding a wealth of research to support each claim.
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