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PPPA 8541i Sustainable Development for Global Communities: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

PPPA 8541i Course Readings

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Agyeman, J., & Evans, T. (2003). Toward just sustainability in urban communities: Building equity rights with sustainable solutions. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 590(1), 35–53.

Baxter, K. H., & Purcell, M. (2007). Community sustainability planning. Municipal World, 117(11), 35–38.

Ilskog, E. (2008). Indicators for assessment of rural electrification—an approach for the comparison of apples and pears. Energy Policy, 36(7), 2665-2673.

King, C., & Cruickshank, M. (2012). Building capacity to engage: community engagement or government engagement? Community Development Journal 47(1), 5-28.

Kiss, T. (2005). Nature-driven economy through sustainable communities. World Futures, 61(8), 591–599.

Kraft, M. E. (2001). Leverage and sustainable communities: Overcoming policy obstacles at the local level. Conservation Biology, 15(6), 1483–1484. Not available in the library.

Middlemiss, L., & Parrish, B. D. (2010). Building capacity for low-carbon communities: The role of grassroots initiatives. Energy Policy, 38(12), 7559–7566.

Parkinson, S., & Roseland, M. (2002). Leaders of the pack: An analysis of the Canadian ‘ Sustainable Communities’ 2000 municipal competition. Local Environment, 7(4), 411–429.

Reid, R. (2009). The moral imperative for sustainable communities. Public Management, 91(4), 27–31.

Rybeck, R. (2004). Using value capture to finance infrastructure and encourage compact development. Public Works Management & Policy, 8(4), 249–260.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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