Sustainability Citizenship in Cities: Theory and Practice

Sustainability Citizenship in Cities: Theory and Practice


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138933637
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/02/2016
Series: Advances in Urban Sustainability Series
Pages: 242
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Ralph Horne is the Deputy PVC, Research and Innovation for the College of Design and Social Context at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia.

John Fien, formerly Professor of Sustainability in RMIT University’s Innovation Leadership Program (2005–2013), was appointed Executive Director of the Swinburne University Leadership Institute, Hawthorn, Australia in late 2013.

Beau B. Beza is Senior Lecturer in the Planning and Landscape Architecture Program, School of Architecture and Built Environment, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia.

Anitra Nelson is Associate Professor in the Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia.

Table of Contents

1. Sustainability citizenship in cities

Ralph Horne, John Fien, Beau B. Beza, Anitra Nelson

Part I. Framing sustainability citizenship John Fein

2. The praxis of sustainability citizenship

Anitra Nelson

3. Urban resilience for sustainability

Alexei Trundle, Ralph Horne, John Fien and Ellis Judson

4. Urban food security and alternative economic practices

Ferne Edwards

5. Sustainability citizens: Collaborative and disruptive social learning

Arjen E. J. Wals and Frans Lenglet

Part II. Housing and social innovation Ralph Horne

6. Green housing developments: Sustainability pathway or cul-de-sac?

Ralph Horne

7. Structuring housing provision for urban sustainability

Trivess Moore and Tony Dalton

8. Co-working communities: Sustainability citizenship at work

Tim Butcher

9. Urban social innovation: Mobilising sustainability citizenship

Ian McShane

Part III. Place, access and equity Beau B. Beza

10. The gendered city

Annette Gough

11. Informal settlements: Sustainability citizenship in action

Jaime Hernández-García

12. Places for sustainability citizenship

Beau B. Beza

13. An Indigenous perspective on sustainability citizenship

David Jones and Beau B. Beza

Part IV. Citizen participation Anitra Nelson

14. Communicating sustainability in the city

Cathy Greenfield

15. The learning city for sustainability

Bruce Wilson

16. Curating the city: Encouraging sustainability

Tammy Wong Hulbert

17. Ethical consumers and sustainability citizenship

Tania Lewis

18. Futures for sustainability citizenship

Anitra Nelson, Ralph Horne, Beau B. Beza and John Fien

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