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Table of Contents Preface Introduction: Sustainability defined (as used here) Section A: Redefining the problem and goals Chapter 1: Design for Eco-services Chapter 2: The Case for Eco-Retrofitting Chapter 3: Sustainable Urban Form Section B: Building level - critique of methods, tools, processes Chapter 4: Development Standards and Criteria Chapter 5: Building Rating Tools Chapter 6: Design Methods and Models Section C: Management level - critique of methods, tools, processes Chapter 7: Sustainability Assessment (urban level) Chapter 8: Sustainability Audits (Regional level) Chapter 9: Sustainability Reporting (Management) Section D: Strategies, incentives and planning - critique of trends Chapter 10: Futures Thinking Tools Chapter 11: Eco-service Trading Schemes Chapter 12: Bioregional Planning Section E: Eco-governance and new management methods Chapter 13: Constitutional for Eco-governance Chapter 14: Reversing Resource Transfers Chapter 15: The SmartMode Process Glossary Biographies of contributors Boxes Box 1a: Net Positive Development Box 1b: Eco-logical design defined Box 1c: Examples of net Positive Development Box 1d: Green Scaffolding eco-retrofitting Box 1e: Green Scaffolding example Box 2a: Deconstruction (N Seldman) Box 2b: Excuses for not retrofitting Box 2c: Retrofitting the suburbs Box 2d: Solar Core Box 3a: Linear-reductionist urban analysis Box 3b: Urban density, compactness and urban form (G Bamford) Box 3c: The social dimension of urban consolidation (P Troy) Box 3d: Water and sewage management (S West) Box 3e: Advantages of eco-roofs (L Vasquelez) Box 4a: Net Positive Development criteria Box 4b: Making positive impacts (S Mendoza) Box 4c: Urban wind energy Box 4d: Solar powering the future (K Lovegrove) Box 4e: E-Waste (R Tennant-Wood) Box 5a: Designing for successful failure (P Bannister) Box 5b: The case of the steel framed house Box 5c: Green building checklist Box 5d: Digital modeling for sustainability Box 6a: Typology of green design Box 6b: Solar design myth-conceptions Box 6c: Contextual design (the case of plastic) Box 6d: Spectrum of solar design approaches Box 7a: Green building and product procurement (D Baggs) Box 7b: Tools for specifying green building products (D Baggs) Box 7c: Diagram of resource transfers Box 8a: Potential of flows analysis Box 8b: Tools for capturing regional synergies (G Corder) Box 8c: Enhancing supply chain performance (K Venkat) Box 9a: Making progress (R Eckersley) Box 9b: From SoE to sustainability reporting (P Newton) Box 9c: Certification and labelling (T Cadman) Box 9d: Ethical investment (K Knerr) Box 9e: Indicators of poor indicators Box 10a: Engaging the public in sustainability planning (D Biggs) Box 10b: Closing loops between sectors Box 10c: Linking policies to outcomes (I Swain) Box 11a: Emissions and eco-service trading Box 11b: Economic valuation of eco-services Box 11c: Problems with pricing eco-services Box 11d: Measuring living wall performance (Y Stav) Box 12a: Decision trees compared Box 12b: Community Management of ecosystems (D Eastburn) Box 12c: Wagga Wagga eco-industrial park (S Stacy) Box 12d: Equity Mapping (J Byrne) Box 13a: Conventional approach to regulation Box 13b: Institutional design principles Box 13c: Organic waste to farms (G Gillespie) Box 13d: Precycling (J Greyson) Box 14a: Negative resource transfers Box 14b: Converting negatives into positives Box 14c: Reversing the role of fashion (F Pryor) Box 14d: Diagram of development transfers
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