Skip navigation
Skip navigation

With head, heart and land: Integration of community work and environmental planning in three north Queensland local government authorities Douglas Shire Council Mackay City Council Townsville City Council

Roughley, Alice Maree


Set in three local government authorities in north Queensland, Townsville, Douglas and Mackay, this study explores the extent to which community workers and environmental planners contribute to ecologically sustainable local area planning. The concept of ecological sustainability requires a balanced planning approach in order that the well-being of humans and the non-human environment are protected, yet the potential economic benefits promised by local development projects frequently override...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2011-12-08
Type: Thesis (PhD)


File Description SizeFormat Image
02Whole_Roughley.pdfWhole Thesis 12.11 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
01Front_Roughley.pdfFront Matter279.48 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator