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In Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change, Peter Calthorpe argues that by better understanding urbanism at a regional scale, cities could provide a powerful platform for addressing climate change.
It's a compelling idea and now, you can join a live chat with Peter Calthorpe on March 16 at 3pm EST to discuss his book and his theories on urbanism.TreeHugger writer Lloyd Alter has already had a brief discussion with Calthorpe and reviewed Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change. This final discussion provides an opportunity for readers to ask questions about the book.
And don't forget, Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change is available at a 30% discount to TreeHugger readers. Simply visit Island Press via this link and use the coupon code 2HUG.
This is the first in a series of live chats with authors, all part of our BookHugger Book Club. We'll announce the next book in our series soon, so you can have time to read it before our next chat.
Read more about BookHugger:
Introducing BookHugger, The Green Book Club Powered by Island Press and TreeHugger
Peter Calthorpe Explains Urbanism in an Age of Climate Change
How Urbanism, Building Efficiency, and Cleaner Cars Can Solve Climate Change