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    • (2013)
      The Local Government Researchers' Forum is a biennial forum for local government researchers and practitioners to present current research in the sector and discuss the implications for policy and practice. The format ...
    • Hein, Carola (2020)
      This Open Access book, building on research initiated by scholars from the Leiden-Delft-Erasmus Centre for Global Heritage and Development (CHGD) and ICOMOS Netherlands, presents multidisciplinary research that connects ...
    • Marselle, Melissa R.; Stadler, Jutta; Korn, Horst; Irvine, Katherine N.; Bonn, Aletta (2019)
      This open access book identifies and discusses biodiversity’s contribution to physical, mental and spiritual health and wellbeing. Furthermore, the book identifies the implications of this relationship for nature conservation, ...
    • Brand, Caroline; Bricas, Nicolas; Conaré, Damien; Daviron, Benoit; Debru, Julie; Michel, Laura; Soulard, Christophe-Toussaint (2019)
      This Open Access book is for scientists and experts who work on urban food policies. It provides a conceptual framework for understanding the urban food system sustainability and how it can be tackled by local governments. ...
    • Connell, John; Waddell, Eric (2007)
      This volume examines the economic, political, social and environmental challenges facing rural communities in the Asia-Pacific region, as global issues intersect with local contexts. Such challenges, from climatic change ...
    • Mino, Takashi; Kudo, Shogo (2020)
      This open access book offers both conceptual and empirical descriptions of how to “frame” sustainability challenges. It defines “framing” in the context of sustainability science as the process of identifying subjects, ...
    • Borrini-Feyerabend, Grazia; Dudley, Nigel; Jaeger, Tilman; Lassen, Barbara; Pathak Broome, Neema; Philips, Adrian; Sandwith, Trevor (2019)
      "This is the Spanish translation of Protected Area Governance and Management. Gobernanza y gestión de áreas protegidas presenta un compendio de texto original, estudios de caso y ejemplos de todo el mundo, a partir de la ...
    • De Propris, Lisa; Bailey, David (2020)
      This volume brings together expert contributors to explore opportunities and challenges that Industry 4.0 is likely to pose for regions, firms and jobs in Europe. Drawing on theory and empirical cases, it considers emerging ...
    • Saito, Osamu; Subramanian, Suneetha M; Hashimoto, Shizuka; Takeuchi, Kazuhiko (2020)
      This open access book presents up-to-date analyses of community-based approaches to sustainable resource management of SEPLS (socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes) in areas where a harmonious relationship ...
    • Hartmann, Thomas; Slavíková, Lenka; McCarthy, Simon (2019)
      This open access book addresses the various disciplinary aspects of nature-based solutions in flood risk management on private land. In recent decades, water management has been moving towards nature-based solutions. These ...
    • Geneletti, Davide; Cortinovis, Chiara; Zardo, Linda; Esmail, Blal Adem (2020)
      This open access book presents current knowledge about ecosystem services (ES) in urban planning, and discusses various urban ES topics such as spatial distribution of urban ecosystems, population distribution, and physical ...
    • de Lange, Michiel; de Waal, Martijn (2019)
      This open access book presents a selection of the best contributions to the Digital Cities 9 Workshop held in Limerick in 2015, combining a number of the latest academic insights into new collaborative modes of city making ...
    • Bolay, Jean-Claude (2020)
      This open access book revisits the theoretical foundations of urban planning and the application of these concepts and methods in the context of Southern countries by examining several case studies from different regions ...
    • Rannisto, Tarja; Puolakka, Kalle; Haapala, Arto (2015)
      This collection of essays looks at the issue of human well-being from the point of view of environmental aesthetics. Questions addressed include: What role do aesthetic values have in advancing well-being? Are there ...