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Integrated Environmental Planning: A Landscape Synthesis

Integrated Environmental Planning: A Landscape Synthesis

James K. Lein

ISBN: 978-0-632-04346-0

Feb 2002

240 pages

In Stock

$121.95

Description

This up-to-date and comprehensive reference presents the fundamentals of environmental planning, incorporating theory, practice and case studies. The book includes balanced coverage and real world examples to illustrate the concepts. Political, ethical, and societal considerations are all addressed.

  • Presents the fundamentals of environmental planning and methodological material for analysis.
  • Real world examples are provided to illustrate concepts.
  • Political, ethical and societal considerations are addressed.
  • Coverage is balanced between theoretical and practical.
Preface.

1. The Nature of Planning.

2. Defining the Environmental Approach.

3. Making Plans.

4. Natural Factors in Environmental Planning.

5. Landscape Inventory and Analysis.

6. Natural Hazard Assessment.

7. Environmental Modelling and Simulation.

8. The Decision Support Perspective.

9. Ethics, Conflict and Environmental Planning.

10. The Impact of Change.

References.

Index.


  • Presents the fundamentals of environmental planning and methodological material for analysis.

  • Real world examples are provided to illustrate concepts.

  • Political, ethical and societal considerations are addressed.

  • Coverage is balanced between theoretical and practical.