Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Abdel-Hadi, A.; Tolba, M.K.; Soliman, S.
Publisher: Hogrefe Publishing GmbH
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 95
Unique insights into the planning, design, and management of sustainable and healthy environments.
The planning, design, and management of sustainable and healthy environments are the key themes addressed in the papers in this book, selected from the IAPS 19 Conference held in Alexandria (Egypt). Authors from a number of different disciplines discuss challenges, approaches, and successfully implemented environmental measures intended to promote healthy and sustainable environments: healthy environments for children and adults, settlement patterns, housing and sustainability, managing the environment, nature.
With reports on research from Scandinavia to Latin America, Japan to the Middle East, by expert authors drawn from four continents, this book offers unique global insights into the planning, design, and management of sustainable and healthy environments that can inform and inspire activities at a local level.
Environment, Health, and Sustainable Development