Dimensions of the eco-city

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Abstract

The paper explores the evolution of the concept of the eco-city, and shows how it can be linked to issues ranging from urban planning and economic development through to matters of social justice. The challenge is to encourage local democracy within a context of sustainability.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)197-202
Number of pages6
JournalCities
Volume14
Issue number4
StatePublished - Aug 1997
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Eco-cities
  • Sustainable communities/cities
  • Sustainable urban development

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  • Development
  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Urban Studies
  • Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management

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Dimensions of the eco-city. / Roseland, Mark.

In: Cities, Vol. 14, No. 4, 08.1997, p. 197-202.

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Roseland, M 1997, 'Dimensions of the eco-city', Cities, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 197-202.
Roseland M. Dimensions of the eco-city. Cities. 1997 Aug;14(4):197-202.
Roseland, Mark. / Dimensions of the eco-city. In: Cities. 1997 ; Vol. 14, No. 4. pp. 197-202.
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