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Choosing a sustainable future [electronic resource] : ideas and inspiration from Ithaca, NY / Liz Walker.

Author/Creator:
Walker, Liz.
Publication:
Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (289 p.)
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Subjects:
Community development -- New York (State) -- Ithaca.
Environmental management -- New York (State) -- Ithaca.
Sustainable development -- New York (State) -- Ithaca.
Sustainable living -- New York (State) -- Ithaca.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A small city's big vision that can help transform your own community.
Contents:
Introduction - Another World Is Possible
1. Learning from the First Nations
2. Growing a Local Food Culture
3. Green Building/Green Energy
4. Building a Livable City - Smart Land Use and Transportation Alternatives
5. Local, Living Economy
6. Educating for a Sustainable Future
7. Getting the Word Out - Alternative Media
8. Health and Wellness for All
9. Addressing Racism
10. Ithaca Is Gorges
11. Turning Waste into Gold
12. Local Government and Institutional Change
13. Changing Culture, Changing Lives
14. Art at the Heart - Ithaca Celebrates!
15. Bringing It All Together - What Have We Learned?
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-55092-464-8
OCLC:
698590704