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Carl Elefante, FAIA Reading List


Hacking Innovation by Josh Linkner: The new Growth Model from the Sinister World of Hackers

Triumph of the City by Edward Glaeser

Making Healthy Places by Andrew Dannenberg, Howard Frumkin, Richard J. Jackson:  Designing and Building for Health, Well-Being and Sustainability

Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change by Peter Calthorpe

Designing Healthy Communities by Richard J. Jackson

Soil Not Oil by Vandana Shiva: Climate Change, Peak Oil and Food Insecurity

Architecture’s New Edge by Peter Busby

Roadmap to Zero Emissions by  Ed Mazria

The Shape of Green by Lance Hosey: Aesthetics, Ecology and Design

Street Fight by Janette Sadik-Khan: Handbook for an Urban Revolution

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Walkable Cities by Jeff Speck

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The Past and Future City by Staphanie Meeks

Sustainable Preservation by Jean Carroon: Greening Existing Buildings

Urban Alchemy by Mindy Thompson Fullilove

The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs

Cities for People by Jan Gehl