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Urban conservation

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban renewal,
  • City planning,
  • Architecture -- Conservation and restoration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-359).

    StatementNahoum Cohen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT170 .C64 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination359 p. :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL381632M
    ISBN 100262032686, 0262531615
    LC Control Number98043963

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    How do cities of historical depth deal with modern planning policies and our conse Recommended Approach Increased recognition of the significance of the fields of urban ecology and environmental social sciences will attract research and monitoring attention to studying these issues in and around urban systems. Some of the largest populations of sensitive painted turtles are found in urban areas. Recommended Approach Expand efforts to reach under-served and increasingly diverse communities.

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