Resilient cit ies : meaning , models , and metaphor for integrat ing the ecological , socio-economic , and planning realms

@inproceedings{Pickett2012ResilientCI,
  title={Resilient cit ies : meaning , models , and metaphor for integrat ing the ecological , socio-economic , and planning realms},
  author={Steward T. A. Pickett and Mary L. Cadenasso and J. Morgan Grove},
  year={2012}
}
Urban designers, ecologists, and social scientists have called for closer links among their disciplines. We examine a promising new tool for promoting this linkage—the metaphor of “cities of resilience.â€​ To put this tool to best use, we indicate how metaphor fits with other conceptual tools in science. We then present the two opposing definitions of resilience from ecology, and give reasons why one is more appropriate for linking with design. Additional specific tools and insights that… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 70 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 extracted citations

70 Citations

01020'11'13'15'17
Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 70 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 75 references

Design for Human Ecosystems: Landscape, Land Use, and Natural Resources

  • J. T. Lyle
  • 1999
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

A conceptual framework for the study of human ecosystems

  • S.T.A. Pickett, W. R. Burch, T. W. Foresman, J. M. Grove, R. Rowntree
  • Urb. Ecosys
  • 1997
Highly Influential
7 Excerpts

The Relationship Between Patterns and Processes of Social Stratification and Vegetation of an Urbanrural Watershed

  • J. M. Grove
  • Yale University,
  • 1996
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Ecological Understanding: The Nature of Theory and the Theory of Nature

  • S.T.A. Pickett, C. G. Jones, J. Kolasa
  • 1994
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…