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Children in the Urban Environment

Linking Social Policy and Clinical Practice

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Published by Charles C. Thomas Publisher .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsNorma Kolko Phillips (Editor), Shulamith Lala Ashenberg Straussner (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7470335M
ISBN 100398067074
ISBN 109780398067076

Juliana Maantay is an associate professor of environmental and urban geography at City University of New York Lehman College's department of geology and geography and is a research scientist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) cooperative center for remote sensing science and technology (CREST). Her work has been published in major journals, including the Cited by: Comprehensive, clearly written, richly illustrated, and with broad ranging examples and well documented sources of data, this is a book that should be read by researchers, students and practitioners interested in the urban environment, urban planning and design, and smart by:

Creating Child Friendly Cities: Reinstating Kids in the City. Publisher URI. by: 3.   Written by the top experts in the field of children's issues, and including a resource section which lists publications and organizations that can provide further information and support, this volume is a must for all involved in planning for, and the protection of, children within the urban by:

An estimated 32% of American children are overweight, and physical inactivity contributes to this high prevalence of overweight. This policy statement highlights how the built environment of a community affects children's opportunities for physical activity. Neighborhoods and communities can provide opportunities for recreational physical activity with parks and open spaces, and policies must. “Urban Hijau has hosted hundreds of children of all age groups and engaged with dozens of schools and institutions to get students to interact with a farm environment.” One of our signature program is the Children Farm Tour, a half-day event at the site for youngsters. The typical schedule is as follows.


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