Some cities have been more successful than others in creating environments conducive to the cohabitation of a diverse population. Case studies analyze ten cities in North America, South America, Europe, and Africa in terms of their social sustainability.In the 1950s a county-wide government structure was created by popular referendum for Miami-Dade County (the ... many of the functions traditionally held by municipalities, including schools, building codes, road planning, and construction.
|Title||:||The Social Sustainability of Cities|
|Author||:||Mario Polèse, Richard E. Stren|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2000|