Book Volume 3 2013

Urbanization and Sustainability

Linking Urban Ecology, Environmental Justice and Global Environmental Change

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5665-6 (Print) 978-94-007-5666-3 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-10

    Towards a New Framework for Urbanization and Sustainability

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    Chapter

    Pages 11-25

    What Is a City? An Essential Definition for Sustainability

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-47

    Ecology and Environmental Justice: Understanding Disturbance Using Ecological Theory

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    Chapter

    Pages 49-59

    Connecting Environmental Justice, Sustainability, and Vulnerability

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    Chapter

    Pages 61-74

    Urban Ecology and Nature’s Services Infrastructure: Policy Implications of the Million Trees Initiative of the City of Los Angeles

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    Chapter

    Pages 75-94

    Risky Business: Cap-and-Trade, Public Health, and Environmental Justice

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    Chapter

    Pages 95-116

    Urbanization, Environmental Justice, and Social-Environmental Vulnerability in Brazil

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    Pages 117-135

    Environmental Inequality in São Paulo City: An Analysis of Differential Exposure of Social Groups to Situations of Environmental Risk

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    Chapter

    Pages 137-157

    Climate Change Adaptation and Socio-ecological Justice in Chile’s Metropolitan Areas: The Role of Spatial Planning Instruments

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    Pages 159-178

    Double Exposure in the Sunbelt: The Sociospatial Distribution of Vulnerability in Phoenix, Arizona

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    Pages 179-198

    Climate Change, Urban Flood Vulnerability, and Responsibility in Taipei

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 199-201