Ying, Zhang ,
Yuanyi, ZhangAnrong, Dang
International Review for Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development
3 , 2015-04-15 , SPSD Press
Urbanization is one of the great challenges of our time and unchecked haphazard urbanization is a serious threat both to the environment and social and economic balance. In order to meet global sustainability targets, rapid urban growth must be channelled into environmentally friendly, sustainable and liveable urban environments. Thus, this special issue focuses on sustainable urban design which plays a key role in creating these urban environments.