Sustainable London? : The Future of a Global City, Paperback / softback Book

Sustainable London? : The Future of a Global City Paperback / softback

Edited by Rob (Visiting Professor in Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK.) Imrie, Loretta (University of Leicester, UK.) Lees

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How is London responding to social and economic crises, and to the challenges of sustaining its population, economy and global status?Sustainable development discourse has come to permeate different policy fields, including transport, housing, property development and education.

In this exciting book, authors highlight the uneven impacts and effects of these policies in London, including the creation of new social and economic inequalities.

The contributors seek to move sustainable city debates and policies in London towards a progressive, socially just future that advances the public good. The book is essential reading for urban practitioners and policy makers, and students in social, urban and environmental geography, sociology and urban studies.