Chapter 9. The Coincidence Between Conservation and Sustainability

  1. Dennis Rodwell

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759547.ch9

Conservation and Sustainability in Historic Cities

Conservation and Sustainability in Historic Cities

How to Cite

Rodwell, D. (2007) The Coincidence Between Conservation and Sustainability, in Conservation and Sustainability in Historic Cities, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759547.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126564

Online ISBN: 9780470759547

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Keywords:

  • coincidence;
  • sustainability;
  • conservation;
  • disasters;
  • biosphere

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Think global, act local

  • The ‘3 Es’ of sustainability: economy, environment, and equity

  • Reduce, reuse and recycle

  • Recycling building materials within the community

  • Reusing buildings within the local community

  • Reusing buildings within the local and international communities

  • Reusing an industrial complex: minimising intervention and maximising potential within the community

  • Stay close to source

  • Top-down meeting bottom-up

  • Urban conservation: expanding threats to historic cities

  • Chapter 9: digest