Monday, December 24, 2012

BOOKS - Sustainable Urbanism Bibliography

I took a Sustainable Urbanism Class in University of Puerto Rico this semester with Dr. Gabriel Moreno Viqueira.Here is the bibliography of the books we have used:

The Sustainable Urban Development Reader
Wheeler, S.y Beatly, T.
Publisher: Routledge; 2 edition (October 20, 2008)
Language: English
512 pages
ISBN-10: 041545381X
ISBN-13: 978-0415453813
Available on Amazon: US / ES /JP
Green Urbanism
Timothy Beatly
Publisher: Island Press; 1 edition (December 1, 1999)
Language: English
491 pages
ISBN-10: 1559636823
ISBN-13: 978-1559636827
Available on Amazon: US / ES /JP

Once There Were Greenfields: 
How Urban Sprawl is Undermining America’s Environment, 
Economy and Social Fabric
F. K. Benfield, D.T.T. Chen, M.D. Raimi 
Publisher: Natural Resource Defense (March 24, 1999)
228 pages
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1893340171
ISBN-13: 978-1893340176
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Transit Villages in the 21st Century
Michael Bernick and Robert Cervero
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies (October 1, 1996)
Language: English
Hardcover: 387 pages
ISBN-10: 0070054754
ISBN-13: 978-0070054752
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP
Sprawl Costs: The Economic Impacts of Unchecked Development
Robert Burchell, Anthony Downs, Sahan Mukherji, Barbara McCann
Publisher: Island Press; 1 edition (June 29, 2005)
Language: English
208 pages
ISBN-10: 1559635304
ISBN-13: 978-1559635301
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

The Next American Metropolis
Peter Calthorpe
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press, 1993
Language: English
176 pages
ISBN-10: 1878271687
ISBN-13: 978-1878271686
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Aesthetics, Well-Being and Health: 
Essays Within Architecture and Environmental Aesthetics (Ethnoscapes) 
Birgit Cold (Editor)
Publisher: Ashgate Pub Ltd (March 2002)
Language: English
321 pages
ISBN-10: 0754618560
ISBN-13: 978-0754618560
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

The Smart Growth Manual 
Andres Duany
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional; 1 edition (October 15, 2009)
Language: English
240 pages
ISBN-10: 0071376755
ISBN-13: 978-0071376754
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

This Land: The Battle over Sprawl and the Future of America
Anthony Flint
Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press; Updated edition (August 1, 2012)
Language: English
312 pages
ISBN-10: 1421407817
ISBN-13: 978-1421407814
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

The Ethical Function of Architecture
Karsten Harris
Publisher: The MIT Press (July 3, 1998)
Language: English
424 pages
ISBN-10: 026258171X
ISBN-13: 978-0262581714
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

The Death and Life of Great American Cities, 1960
Jane Jacobs
Publisher: Modern Library; 50 Anviversary edition (September 13, 2011)
Language: English
640 pages
ISBN-10: 0679644334
ISBN-13: 978-0679644330
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Green Cities: Urban Growth And the Environment
Matthew Kanh 
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press (September 1, 2006)
Language: English
170 pages
ISBN-10: 0815748159
ISBN-13: 978-0815748151Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Asphalt Nation: How the Automobile took Over America and How We Can Take It Back
Jane Holtz Kay
Publisher: University of California Press; Reprint edition (October 1, 1998)
Language: English
440 pages
ISBN-10: 0520216202
ISBN-13: 978-0520216204
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

The New Urbanism: Toward an Architecture of Community
Peter Katz
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional; 1 edition (October 1, 1993)
Language: English
288 pages
ISBN-10: 0070338892
ISBN-13: 978-0070338890
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Home from Nowhere: Remaking our Everyday World for the 21st Century
James Howard Kunstler
Publisher: Touchstone Press; 1ST edition (March 26, 1998)
Language: English
320 pages
ISBN-10: 0684837374
ISBN-13: 978-0684837376Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Urban Design: The American Experience
Jon Lang
Publisher: Wiley; 1 edition (February 25, 1994)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0471285420
ISBN-13: 978-0471285427
528 pages
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Environmental Aesthetics: Ideas, Politics and Planning
J. Douglas Porteous
Publisher: Routledge (August 19, 1996)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0415137691
ISBN-13: 978-0415137690
312 pages
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Miguel Rouano
Publisher: Watson-Guptill Pubns (May 1998)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 8425217237
ISBN-13: 978-8425217234
192 pages
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

The City After the Automobile: An Architects’ Vision

Moshe Safde
Publisher: Westview Press (October 9, 1998)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0813335450
ISBN-13: 978-0813335452
200 pages
Available on Amazon: US / ES / JP

Other readings:

Tragedy of the Commons
Garret Harding, The
Science vol. 16, 13 December 1968

“Environmental Ethics and the Built Environment” 
Roger King 
Env. Ethics, 22:115-131, 2000

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