Integrated Urban Agriculture : Precedents, Practices, Prospects Paperback / softback
Edited by Robert L. France
Intended as a `one stop shop' of a veritable who's who ofleading urban agriculture authors and scholars, this book brings togethermultiple contributions on the design, development, science, and society of therapidly expanding, multi-disciplinary field.
The book is accessible, well written,free of jargon, and full of pictures, graphics and charts. Exciting and innovative, IntegratedUrban Agriculture combines original papers and commentary/reflections tothem which make it a perfect candidate for class discussions.
The contributorsform an exceptional international, interdisciplinary, expert dream team.
Manyof these authors have already been recognised as key contributors to thisliterature.
However, the way the book is designed - as a conversation among agroup of scholars, thinkers, authors - allows fresh new insights and addsvibrancy to this volume.
It is not a simple how to do UA book. It is athoughtful book about re-imagining urban living, urban livelihoods, and urbanculture through urban agriculture.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 374 pages
- Publisher: Libri Publishing
- Publication Date: 29/02/2016
- Category: Urban & municipal planning
- ISBN: 9780993370625