The concept of sustainable cities was first discussed by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2003, with the idea of eco-cities entering the picture in 2007. Are the two mutually exclusive, or do they overlap? The authors consider the implications of cities as engines of growth and examine case studies that reveal what lies ahead for sustainable cities and eco-cities.
Infrastructure | Urban Studies and Planning
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Koh, Kheng Lian; Gunawansa, Asanga; and Bhullar, Lovleen.
"Eco-Cities" and "Sustainable Cities" - Whither?. (2010). Social Space. 84-92. Social Space.
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