Urban Sustainability: Reconnecting Space and Place

Submitted by robertgnewell on 26 November 2012

Urban Sustainability: Reconnecting Space and Place is a recently release book on sustainable urban planning created through 12 contributors and three primary editors, Ann Dale (Canada Research Chair in Sustainable Community Development, Royal Roads University), William T. Dushenko (Vice-President Academics at Yukon College), and Pamela Robinson (School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University). This volume brings together researchers and practitioners from across North America in an interdisciplinary exploration of the governance challenges and opportunities that face city planners. The book highlights the importance of collaborative partnerships and engagement processes when engaging in sustainable urban planning and development, and contributors to the book provide insights on how issues that affect sustainbility can be reconciled through such processes.

The book is available here from the University of Toronto Press.