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Mitigating fear in the landscape

David Orsini

Mitigating fear in the landscape

recommendations for enhancing users" perceptions of safety of urban parks

by David Orsini

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Published by [s.n.] in Guelph, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women and city planning -- Safety measurres,
  • City planning -- Safety measures,
  • Parks -- Safety measurres,
  • Landscape architecture -- Safety measures,
  • Fear of crime

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Orsini.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination99 leaves.
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19555990M

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