13. Integrating Science and Creativity for Landscape Planning and Design of Urban Areas

  1. Matthias Richter3 and
  2. Ulrike Weiland4
  1. Antje Stokman1 and
  2. Christina von Haaren2

Published Online: 13 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345025.ch13

Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework

Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework

How to Cite

Stokman, A. and von Haaren, C. (2011) Integrating Science and Creativity for Landscape Planning and Design of Urban Areas, in Applied Urban Ecology: A Global Framework (eds M. Richter and U. Weiland), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345025.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Germany

  2. 4

    Institute for Geography, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute for Landscape Planning and Ecology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

  2. 2

    Institute of Environmental Planning, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University of Hannover, Hanover, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333398

Online ISBN: 9781444345025

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Keywords:

  • landscape planning and design of urban areas;
  • shaping urban ecosystems;
  • The German Federal Nature Conservation Act;
  • The European Landscape Convention;
  • urban ecology and landscape architecture;
  • landscape planning methodologies;
  • creative cultural action;
  • “Masterplan emscher:zukunft”, Ruhr, Germany;
  • “Red Ribbon” project, Qinhuangdao, China;
  • process-driven project implementation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Landscape planning as a legally based contribution to sustainable development in Germany

  • Landscape design as a creative cultural action

  • Linking landscape planning and design: differences, interfaces and potential synergies

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment

  • References