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

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

Label
The past and future city : how historic preservation is reviving America's communities
Title
The past and future city
Title remainder
how historic preservation is reviving America's communities
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Meeks ; with Kevin C. Murphy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In The Past and Future City, Stephanie Meeks, the president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, describes in detail, and with unique empirical research, the many ways that saving and restoring historic fabric can help a city create thriving neighborhoods, good jobs, and a vibrant economy. She explains the critical importance of preservation for all our communities, the ways the historic preservation field has evolved to embrace the challenges of the twenty-first century, and the innovative work being done in the preservation space now"--provided by publisher
Cataloging source
JAI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meeks, Stephanie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Murphy, Kevin C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Historic preservation
  • Cultural property
  • Historic buildings
Label
The past and future city : how historic preservation is reviving America's communities, Stephanie Meeks ; with Kevin C. Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 334 pages
Isbn
9781610917094
Lccn
2016938037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959293000
  • (OCoLC)ocn959293000
  • 854012
Label
The past and future city : how historic preservation is reviving America's communities, Stephanie Meeks ; with Kevin C. Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 334 pages
Isbn
9781610917094
Lccn
2016938037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959293000
  • (OCoLC)ocn959293000
  • 854012

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