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The Resource Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement : how planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy, Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen and James J.T. Connolly

Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement : how planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy, Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen and James J.T. Connolly

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Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement : how planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy
Title
Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement
Title remainder
how planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy
Statement of responsibility
Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen and James J.T. Connolly
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
Once considered the antithesis of a verdant and vibrant ecosystem, cities are now being hailed as highly efficient and complex social ecological systems. Emerging from the streets of the post-industrial city are well-tended community gardens, rooftop farms and other viable habitats capable of supporting native flora and fauna. At the forefront of this transformation are the citizens living in the cities themselves. As people around the world increasingly relocate to urban areas, this book discusses how they engage in urban stewardship and what civic participation in the environment means for d
Member of
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1971-
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Fisher, Dana
Dewey number
333.709173/2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Svendsen, Erika S.,
  • Connolly, James J. T.,
Series statement
Routledge explorations in environmental studies
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  • Political ecology
  • Environmentalism
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
  • Political participation
Label
Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement : how planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy, Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen and James J.T. Connolly
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement -- Several million trees : how planting trees is changing our civic landscape -- Digging together : understanding environmental stewardship in New York City -- Seriously digging : why engaged stewards are different and why it matters -- Tangled roots : how volunteer stewards intertwine local environmental stewardship and democratic citizenship -- Implications for urban environmentalism, the environmental movement, and civic engagement in America
Control code
ocn903488946
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317934158
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
40024835271
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903488946
Label
Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement : how planting trees strengthens the roots of democracy, Dana R. Fisher, Erika S. Svendsen and James J.T. Connolly
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Urban environmental stewardship and civic engagement -- Several million trees : how planting trees is changing our civic landscape -- Digging together : understanding environmental stewardship in New York City -- Seriously digging : why engaged stewards are different and why it matters -- Tangled roots : how volunteer stewards intertwine local environmental stewardship and democratic citizenship -- Implications for urban environmentalism, the environmental movement, and civic engagement in America
Control code
ocn903488946
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317934158
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
40024835271
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903488946

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