Flashcards in Definitions Deck (21)
Areas of concern that arise due to changes in the human or natural environment.
The consumption of resources in such a way that supplies will not be depleted for future generations.
The just and fair treatment of individuals and groups in society.
Ensuring that everyone has an even share ; about concept of fairness.
Where things are and why they are there.
Relationship between people and the environment and the effects they have on each other
The redevelopment of an urban area
The continuous, and often unplanned outward growth of an urban area.
The deterioration of the built environment.
Policies that encourage higher population densities in established suburban area, usually through planning regulations.
The movement of people, employment and facilities away from the inner city towards outer urban areas
The process whereby people move away from the city to rural areas but continue to maintain an urban way of life either through long distance community or technology.
The renewal of inner city residential precincts mainly for middle to high income earners
The protection of luxury lifestyle, which has resulted in restrictions in spatial access and the freedom of movement of other urban dwellers
The exchange of goods or services for the benefit of both parties.
The ability gained through attributes and resources to perform at a higher level than competitors
Gross domestic product
Amount of money made by the country which is used to determine economic performance
The process of the world becoming an interconnected community
Aid given from the government of one country to the government of another country for long term development
Aid given by the government of many countries to international organisations for large scale projects