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Earth: A Tenant's Manual

Frank H. T. Rhodes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801478239
eISBN:
9780801466212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801478239.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This book provides a sweeping, accessible, and deeply informed guide to the home we all share, showing us how we might best preserve the Earth's livability for ourselves and future generations. The ... More


Livable Cities and Public Gardens

Donald A. Rakow, Meghan Z. Gough, and Sharon A. Lee

in Public Gardens and Livable Cities: Partnerships Connecting People, Plants, and Place

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501702594
eISBN:
9781501751769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702594.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses how cities can be made more livable through public gardens. It differentiates livability from sustainability in that sustainability adopts a long view of actions and policies ... More


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