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Tumber, Catherine
Small, gritty, and green : the promise of America's smaller industrial cities in a low-carbon world / Catherine Tumber
Alternate Title Promise of America's smaller industrial cities in a low-carbon world
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2012
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HT153 .T86 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Urban ecology (Sociology) -- United States
Fossil fuels -- Environmental aspects -- United States
Land use, Urban -- Environmental aspects -- United States
Renewable energy sources -- Technological innovations -- United States
Technology -- Economic aspects -- United States
Physical Description xxxiv, 211 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-193) and index
Contents Introduction : beloved communties, benighted times -- Against "shapeless giantism." -- Mega dreams and small city realities : trafficking in transportation planning -- Agriculture on the urban fringe and beyond -- Framing urban farming -- Making good : renewables and the revival of smaller industrial cities -- Roots of knowledge : local economics, urban scale, and schooling for civic renewal
Series Urban and industrial environments

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