City Planning Urban Development

Read e-book online A Comparative Political Ecology of Exurbia: Planning, PDF

By Laura E. Taylor, Patrick T. Hurley

ISBN-10: 3319294601

ISBN-13: 9783319294605

ISBN-10: 3319294628

ISBN-13: 9783319294629

This publication is set politics and making plans outdoor of towns, the place city political economic system and making plans theories don't account for the resilience of areas which are not rural and the place neighborhood groups work flat out to maintain from ever turning into city. by way of analyzing exurbia as one of those position that's now not easily rural or in simple terms tied to the economies of world assets (e.g., mining, forestry, and agriculture), we discover how altering landscapes are deliberate and designed to not be city, that's, to seem, functionality, and believe varied from towns and suburbs even with new domestic improvement and genuine property hypothesis. The book’s authors contend that exurbia is outlined by way of the endurance of rural economies, the conservation of rural personality, and security of average ecological structures, all of that are severe parts of the contentious neighborhood politics that search to restrict growth.
Comparative political ecology is used as an organizing idea through the booklet to explain the character of exurban components within the U.S. and Australia, even supposing exurbs are universal to many nations. The essays each one describe precise case stories, with each one bankruptcy utilizing the foremost techniques of competing rural capitalisms and asymmetric environmental administration to explain the politics of exurban switch. This systematic research makes the approaches of exurban switch more uncomplicated to work out and comprehend. in keeping with those case experiences, seven features of exurban areas are pointed out: rural personality, entry, neighborhood monetary switch, ideologies of nature, adjustments in land administration, coalition-building, and land-use planning.
This ebook might be of curiosity to people who learn making plans, conservation, and land improvement matters, particularly in components of excessive ordinary amenity or environmental price. there isn't any political ecology ebook fairly like this—neither one completely enthusiastic about circumstances from the constructed international (in this situation the us and Australia), nor one who in particular harnesses assorted case stories from a number of components to enhance a imperative organizing viewpoint of panorama switch.

Show description

Read or Download A Comparative Political Ecology of Exurbia: Planning, Environmental Management, and Landscape Change PDF

Best city planning & urban development books

Get The Caspian Sea Environment PDF

The systematic description of the data collected at the actual oceanography, marine chemistry and toxins, and marine biology of the Caspian Sea varieties the fundamentals of this ebook. It provides the central attribute good points of the environmental stipulations of the ocean and their adjustments within the moment half the twentieth century.

Wellbeing and place - download pdf or read online

The final two decades have witnessed a tremendous circulation within the aspirations of public coverage past assembly basically fabric targets in the direction of a number of results captured by using the time period 'wellbeing'. still, the concept that of wellness is itself ill-defined. Bringing jointly a number views, this quantity examines the intersections of well being and position, together with fast utilized coverage issues in addition to extra severe educational engagements.

Download e-book for kindle: Understanding Built Environment: Proceedings of the National by Fumihiko Seta, Arindam Biswas, Ajay Khare, Joy Sen

This ebook is a entire rfile visualizing the way forward for outfitted surroundings from a multidisciplinary measurement, with particular emphasis at the Indian state of affairs. The multidisciplinary concentration will be beneficial for the readers to cross-refer and comprehend others' views. The textual content additionally comprises case reports substantiating theoretical examine.

Extra info for A Comparative Political Ecology of Exurbia: Planning, Environmental Management, and Landscape Change

Sample text

Halfacre, A. C. (2011). Dodging alligators, rattlesnakes, and backyard docks: A political ecology of sweetgrass basket-making and conservation in the South Carolina Lowcountry, USA. GeoJournal, 76(4), 383–399. 1007/s10708-009-9276-7. E. T. Hurley Hurley, P. , & Walker, P. A. (2004). Whose vision? Conspiracy theory and land-use planning in Nevada County, California. Environment and Planning A, 36(9), 1529–1547. 1068/ a36186. Jackson, K. T. (1985). Crabgrass frontier: The suburbanization of the United States.

Ranchland ownership change in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, 1990–2001: Implications for conservation. Society & Natural Resources, 19(8), 743–758. 1080/08941920600801181. Harvey, D. (2007). A brief history of neoliberalism [ProQuest ebrary version]. Hurley, P. , & Carr, E. R. (2010). Forum on political ecology of the US South. Southeastern Geographer, 50(1), 99–109. 0063. Hurley, P. , & Halfacre, A. C. (2011). Dodging alligators, rattlesnakes, and backyard docks: A political ecology of sweetgrass basket-making and conservation in the South Carolina Lowcountry, USA.

For example, Tilt and Cerveny (Chap. 11) use commuting as a marker of exurbia in their Washington State case study. In addition to accessibility of the wider world by residents, the market accessibility of the exurban area may be changing, for instance where a farmer’s market for locally produced food and craft items in the city center provides exurban farmers with a source of income or where a local airfield provides access for tourists and for the more distant export of locally produced artisanal food and other goods.

Download PDF sample

A Comparative Political Ecology of Exurbia: Planning, Environmental Management, and Landscape Change by Laura E. Taylor, Patrick T. Hurley


by Jeff
4.1

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 24 votes