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Informed cities

Marko Joas

Informed cities

making research work for local sustainability

by Marko Joas

  • 22 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable urban development,
  • Urban policy,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Marko Joas, Kate Theobald, David McGuinness, Cristina Garzillo and Stefan Kuhn
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT241 .I54 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 173 pages
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27154536M
    ISBN 100415531144, 0415712564
    ISBN 109780415531146, 9780415712569
    LC Control Number2013018204
    OCLC/WorldCa778425282

      Championing interdisciplinary perspectives, the book series calls for theoretically informed and practically oriented contributions. In this way the series shall offer the opportunity for readers to understand smart cities as a holistic compilation of ‘theoretical expansions’, ‘practice reviews’ and ‘future directions’.   Arguing that both statist and market-oriented paths to economic development have failed in many countries -- where “cities, in particular, are collapsing into ungovernable chaotic entities,” the author proposes that the priority now must be “a policy of national survival based on providing basic water, food, renewable energy, and.

    Her book is a pathbreaking achievement, and because it is so often right, I am all the more disappointed by the fact that it is also so often wrong. 1 A review of The Death and Life of Great American Cities, by Jane Jacobs (Random House, pp., $). Open governance, data and people – 6th Informed Cities Forum. The Informed Cities initiative – making research work for local sustainability – is a European initiative driven by ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability which aims to bridge the gap between research, policy-making and action in sustainable development, at and for the local level.

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