TITLE

FAT City

AUTHOR(S)
Sorkin, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Americas Quarterly;Fall2009, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the growing urbanization in the U.S. This condition requires dramatic adjustments in diet and lifestyle, as well as urban planning that focuses on the design of new transportation and service networks. The accelerating urbanization paves way for the growing unhealthiness of urban lifestyles. To address this situation, the author emphasizes the need for an urban-oriented approach to environmental change aimed at achieving greater parity at the individual level.
ACCESSION #
45083214

 

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