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The past and future city : how historic preservation is reviving America's communities / Stephanie Meeks ; with Kevin C. Murphy.

Author/Creator:
Meeks, Stephanie author.
Publication:
WASHINGTON ISLAND PRESS 2016
Washington, DC : Island Press, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xv, 334 pages) : illustrations.
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Subjects:
City planning -- Social aspects.
Historic preservation -- United States.
Cultural property -- Protection -- United States.
Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- United States.
Contents:
Introduction: The Powers of Place
Downtown Is For People: Competing Visions of the Ideal American City
Older, Smaller, Better: How Older Buildings Enhance Urban Vitality
Making It Work for Your City: Unleashing the Power and Potential of Historic Fabric
Buildings Reborn: Keeping Historic Properties in Active Use
Our Diverse History: Towards More Inclusive History and Communities
Mitigating the Great Inversion: The Problems of Affordability and Displacement
The Greenest Buildings: Preservation, Climate Change, and the Environment
Conclusion: The Future of the Past: Livable Cities and the Future of Preservation.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-320) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Murphy, Kevin C., 1974- author.
EBSCOhost
ISBN:
9781610917100 (electronic bk.)
1610917103 (electronic bk.)
9781610917094
161091709X
1610917081
9781610917087
Publisher Number:
99984689011
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.