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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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, David Sloan
Index
index present
LC call number
HT371
LC item number
.W55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Civic improvement
  • Cities
  • Urban Health
  • Cultural Evolution
Label
The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson
Link
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
ocn668192503
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 432 pages
Isbn
9780316037679
Lccn
2011002752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019826323
System control number
(OCoLC)668192503
Label
The neighborhood project : using evolution to improve my city, one block at a time, David Sloan Wilson
Link
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
ocn668192503
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 432 pages
Isbn
9780316037679
Lccn
2011002752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019826323
System control number
(OCoLC)668192503

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