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The Regeneration of Public Parks

Jan Woudstra, Ken Fieldhouse - 2000 - Architecture - No preview available
The Urban Parks Programme, financed by the Heritage Lottery Fund, has sparked a new enthusiasm for the regeneration of Britain's parks. This unique reference book gives a valuable overview of all the elements of public park design. It emphasizes ...
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Public Parks: The Key to Livable Communities

Alexander Garvin - 2011 - Architecture - No preview available
With the growing concern for the environment and public health, public interest in parks has been accelerating. Hundred of millions of dollars are spent on restoring existing parks and creating new ones, yet there is no common opinion on the role ...
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Urban parks and open space

Alexander Garvin, Gayle Berens, Christopher B. Leinberger, Urban Land Institute, Trust for Public Land (U.S.) - 1997 - Architecture - Snippet view
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Rethinking Urban Parks: Public Space and Cultural Diversity

Setha Low, Dana Taplin, Suzanne Scheld - 2009 - Political Science - Limited preview
Urban parks such as New York City's Central Park provide vital public spaces where city dwellers of all races and classes can mingle safely while enjoying a variety of recreations. By coming together in these relaxed settings, different groups ...
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Community Benefits and Repositioning: The Keys to Park and Recreation's ...

John L. Crompton - 2007 - Parks - No preview available
A guide on how to identify and quantify 19 community benefits that parks and recreation agencies must show to justify their budgets.
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Critical Reasoning: A Practical Introduction

Anne Thomson - 2009 - Philosophy - No preview available
We all engage in the process of reasoning, but we don't always pay attention to whether we are doing it well. This book offers the opportunity to practise reasoning in a clear-headed and critical way, with the aims of developing an awareness of ...
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Strategic Management for Voluntary Nonprofit Organizations

Roger Courtney - 2002 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
The voluntary nonprofit sector is now involved in all aspects of people's lives. The management of such organizations has never been of more interest than it is now, and the sector as a whole is in a period of great change. Well-meaning amateurs ...
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Managing the Non-profit Organization: Practices and Principles

Peter F. Drucker, Peter Ferdinand Drucker - 2004 - Business & Economics - No preview available
A Drucker management classic, first published in 1990, which breaks down any narrow definition of management and is aimed specifically at decision-makers and managers working in non-profit making and charitable organizations to help them apply ...
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Strategic Planning for Public and Nonprofit Organizations: A Guide to ...

John M. Bryson - 2004 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
When it was first published more than sixteen years ago, John Bryson's "Strategic Planning for Public and Nonprofit Organizations" introduced a new and thoughtful strategic planning model. Since then it has become the standard reference in the ...
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Nonprofit Organizations: Theory, Management, Policy

Helmut K. Anheier - 2005 - Business & Economics - No preview available
This text is the first to dedicate itself to the nonprofit sector. It provides a comprehensive overview of nonprofit and voluntary organizations, nongovernmental organizations, philanthropic foundations and civil society institutions. Taking an ...
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