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"I will be not a nerd": children's development, the built environment, and school travel

Romero, Vivian (2007) "I will be not a nerd": children's development, the built environment, and school travel. In: Proceedings of the State of Australian Cities National Conference 2007. State of Australian Cities, Adelaide, pp. 997-1007.

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Abstract

Children's development is influenced by the layout of the urban landscape. Yet current design patterns of poor street layouts, inaccessible facilities, and vehicular congestion depict an inhospitable landscape for children --Conference held: Adelaide, South Australia, 28-30 November 2007

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 978064648194
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID22574, SOAC 2007, cities, city planning, Western Sydney, child development, sensory environments, urban design, pedestrian patterns, walking
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1205 Urban and Regional Planning
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 02 Dec 2013 23:13
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2013 23:42
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/9724
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