New York City Zoning Regarding the Impacts on Urban Form, Economic, Social and Environmental Conditions

Introduction Zoning is responsible for determining how a city looks and functions since it regulates land-use within a city (Norman,…

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Building an Economy for the Ecozoic

The Ecozoic transition, a term coined by Thomas Berry and Brian Swimme, is defined as a transition from “an anthropocentric to a biocentric norm of progress. If there is to be any true progress, then the entire life community must progress. Any progress of the human at the expense of the larger life community must ultimately lead to a diminishment of the human life itself” (Berry, 1988).

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