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efining urban resilience : A review

  title={efining urban resilience : A review},
  author={ara Meerow and Joshua P. Newell and Melissa Stults},
  • ara Meerow, Joshua P. Newell, Melissa Stults
  • Published 2015
  • Fostering resilience in the face of environmental, socioeconomic, and political uncertainty and risk has captured the attention of academics and decision makers across disciplines, sectors, and scales. Resilience has become an important goal for cities, particularly in the face of climate change. Urban areas house the majority of the world’s population, and, in addition to functioning as nodes of resource consumption and as sites for innovation, have become laboratories for resilience, both in… CONTINUE READING

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