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The Resource The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson

The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson

Label
The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time
Title
The neighborhood project
Title remainder
using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time
Statement of responsibility
David Sloan Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An evolutionary biologist applies the ideas of evolutionary science to his post-industrial hometown and uses the "traits" he discovers, including what bullying feeds on and how neighborhood quality affects test scores, to improve the lives of his fellow citizens
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10011516
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wilson, David Sloan
Dewey number
307.76
Index
index present
LC call number
HT371
LC item number
.W55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Civic improvement
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using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time
Label
The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evolution, cities, and the world -- My city -- The parable of the strider -- The parable of the wasp -- The maps -- Quantifying Halloween -- We are now entering the noosphere -- The parable of the immune system -- The reflection -- Street-smart -- The humanist and the CEO -- The lost island of prevention science -- The lecture that failed -- Learning from Mother Nature about teaching our children -- The world with us -- The parable of the crow -- Our lives, our genes -- The natural history of the afterlife -- Evonomics -- Body and soul -- City on a hill
Control code
836193
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 432 pages
Isbn
9780316037679
Lccn
2011002752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316037679
Label
The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evolution, cities, and the world -- My city -- The parable of the strider -- The parable of the wasp -- The maps -- Quantifying Halloween -- We are now entering the noosphere -- The parable of the immune system -- The reflection -- Street-smart -- The humanist and the CEO -- The lost island of prevention science -- The lecture that failed -- Learning from Mother Nature about teaching our children -- The world with us -- The parable of the crow -- Our lives, our genes -- The natural history of the afterlife -- Evonomics -- Body and soul -- City on a hill
Control code
836193
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 432 pages
Isbn
9780316037679
Lccn
2011002752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316037679

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