Second Nature Urban Agriculture: Designing the Productive City

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Abstract

In the future, successful cities will be productive in many ways - socially, economically and ecologically. Networks of open space wil be esssential if cities are to remain desirable and environmentally sustainable. Urban landscape, like buildings, will become multifunctional, thereby enabling beneficial exchanges between the constructed and natural environments.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe British Papers
Subtitle of host publicationCurrent Thinking On Sustainable City Design
EditorsAngela Brady
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherRIBA Publishing
Pages45-46
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781859466032
Publication statusPublished - 16 Sep 2015

Keywords

  • CPUL
  • Continuous Productive Urban Landscape
  • Urban agriculture
  • Second Nature
  • Sustainable cities

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    Viljoen, A., & Bohn, K. (2015). Second Nature Urban Agriculture: Designing the Productive City. In A. Brady (Ed.), The British Papers: Current Thinking On Sustainable City Design (pp. 45-46). RIBA Publishing.