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Green Urbanism Down Under: Learning from Sustainable Communities in Australia

Timothy Beatley, Peter Newman - Architecture - 2012 - 280 pages
In this immensely practical book, Timothy Beatley sets out to answer a simple question: what can Americans learn from Australians about “greening” city life? Green Urbanism ...
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Resilient Cities: Responding to Peak Oil and Climate Change

Peter Newman, Timothy Beatley, Heather Boyer - Architecture - 2009 - 184 pages
The authors of this spirited book don't believe that oblivion is necessarily the destiny of urban areas. Instead, they believe that intelligent planning and visionary ...
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Towards better cities: reurbanisation and transport energy scenarios

Gene McGlynn, Peter Newman, Jeffrey R. Kenworthy - Political Science - 1991 - 61 pages
Second in the series of research papers emanating from the Australian Commission for the Future's Sustainable Energy Futures Study. The authors recommend a series of actions ...
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Economic Development

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, Peter Newman - Business & Economics - 1989 - 350 pages
Brief essays cover agricultural growth, appropriate technology, cost-benefit analysis, development planning, famine, foreign aid, land reform, and terms of trade
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Money: The New Palgrave

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, Peter Newman - Business & Economics - 1989 - 340 pages
Each volume in this series includes a collection of authoritative essays from the New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, selected by the Editors to illustrate the range and ...
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The New Palgrave: Utility and Probability

John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, Peter Newman - Business & Economics - 1990 - 319 pages
Brief essays cover acyclicity, expected utility, impatience, myopic decision rules, probability, risk, uncertainty and related topics and the economists who have studied this area
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Urban Planning in Europe: International Competition, National Systems, and ...

Peter Newman, Andy Thornley - Political Science - 1996 - 291 pages
Urban planning is undergoing a period of transformation across Europe, with a major trend towards increased urban competition, national deregulation and greater private sector ...
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World Tourism Cities: Developing Tourism Off the Beaten Track

Robert Maitland, Former Professor of Economics Peter Newman, Peter Newman - Political Science - 2014 - 176 pages
This book presents new research on the capacity of big cities to generate new tourism areas as visitors discover and help create new urban experiences off the beaten track. It ...
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