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Becoming a European Green Capital: A Way towards Sustainability?

From Sustainable to Resilient Cities: Global Concerns and Urban Efforts

ISBN: 978-1-78441-058-2, eISBN: 978-1-78441-057-5

ISSN: 1047-0042

Publication date: 25 November 2014

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This chapter shows that environmental protection must not be thought of as a cost for our society. On the contrary, it illustrates how it can support economic development in urban contexts if well planned, managed and participated in at a municipal scale.

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Beretta, I. (2014), "Becoming a European Green Capital: A Way towards Sustainability?", From Sustainable to Resilient Cities: Global Concerns and Urban Efforts (Research in Urban Sociology, Vol. 14), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 315-338. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1047-004220140000014014

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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