Roaf, Susan, Viljoen, Andre and Bohn, Katrin (2004) Land Use In: Closing the Loop: Benchmarks for sustainable building. RIBA Enterprises Ltd, London, UK, pp. 189-210. ISBN 9781859461181
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This chapter includes a historic overview of urban land use patterns within the context of sustainable urban design. The reference to the role of urban agriculture within sustainable urban design is of particular significance as is the definition of “site yield” as a measure of the percentage of energy and resource requirements harvested from within the boundary of a development site.
|Item Type:||Chapter in book|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Sustainable City, Ecological Footprint, Landscape, Urban Agriculture, Urban Design, Planning, Architecture, Food Security, Urban Infrastructure.|
|Subjects:||D000 Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture and related subjects > D400 Agriculture > D460 Organic Farming|
K000 Architecture, Building and Planning > K400 Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional) > K420 Urban and Rural Planning
K000 Architecture, Building and Planning > K100 Architecture
K000 Architecture, Building and Planning > K400 Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional) > K460 Transport Planning
K000 Architecture, Building and Planning > K300 Landscape Design
D000 Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture and related subjects > D400 Agriculture > D410 Arable and Fruit Farming
|Faculties:||Faculty of Arts > School of Architecture and Design|
|Deposited By:||Andre Viljoen|
|Deposited On:||09 Jun 2010|
|Last Modified:||09 Oct 2010 02:17|
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