Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only

Title Land use problems and conflicts [electronic resource] : causes, consequences and solutions / edited by Stephen J. Goetz, James S. Shortle and John C. Bergstrom.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 361 p. : ill., map.
Series Routledge research in environmental economics ; 2
Routledge research in environmental economics ; 2.
Note Papers from a conference sponsored by the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [316]-353) and index.
Contents Contemporary land use problems and conflicts / Stephan J. Goetz, James S. Shortle and John C. Bergstrom -- Rural land use problems and policy options: overview from a US perspective / Lawrence W. Libby -- Land use problems: a European perspective / Nick D. Hanley and Fiona Watson -- Employment growth, population growth and electronic technologies as determinants of land use / Charles Barnard -- Failing markets and fragile institutions in land use: Colorado's experience / Andrew F. Seidl -- Postproductivism and changing rural land use values and preferences / John C. Bergstrom -- Urban development impacts on ecosystems / Elizabeth P. Marhsall and James S. Shortle -- Urban growth, rural land conversion and the fiscal well-being of local municipalities / Steven Deller -- Sense of place as an integrated framework for understanding human impacts of land use change / Richard C. Stedman -- Socioeconomic and health outcomes of land use / Stephan J. Goetz -- Spatial analysis and applied land use research / Kathleen P. Bell -- Public preferences for farmland attributes in conservation easement programs / Robert W. Paterson,...[et al.] -- Value conflict and land use planning: an example at the rural-urban interface / Max J. Pfeffer,...[et al.] -- The impacts of land use on nearby property values: estimates from a hedonic house price model / Richard C. Ready and Charles W. Abdalla -- Agri-environmental complementaries: challenges and opportunities in an old world / Ian Hodge -- Multifuncitionality, land use and agricultural policy / David Abler -- Sprawl: contemporary land use planning's paradigm / Mark B. Lapping -- The smart growth approach to urban land use: implications for farmland protection / Alvin D. Sokolow -- Protecting farmland: why do we do it? Can we do it better? / Lori Lynch -- What would an ideal Federal rural land use policy look like? / Thomas Johnson -- Future research needs for rational land use decisions / Stephan J. Goetz, James S. Shortle and John C. Bergstrom.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Land use -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Congresses.
Land use -- Economic aspects -- Europe -- Congresses.
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- United States -- Congresses.
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Europe -- Congresses.
Urbanization -- United States -- Congresses.
Urbanization -- Europe -- Congresses.
Agricultural conservation -- United States -- Congresses.
Agricultural conservation -- Europe -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Goetz, Stephan J. (Stephan Juergen)
Shortle, J. S. (James S.)
Bergstrom, John C. (John Clark)
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0415700280

Available items only