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  • Schools Design Forum Workshop

    A Summary of the Outputs from the Workshop (BR 492), 1st Edition

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2006-11-23
    IHS BRE Press

  • Designing Liners

    A History of Interior Design Afloat, 1st Edition

    By Anne Wealleans

    This in-depth history of the interior design of ocean liners surveys the transient history of interior design in relation to the development of passenger shipping, from commissioning by the line owners, methods and sources for the original creation of designs through to its construction, use and…

    Paperback – 2006-09-20

  • Shopping Environments

    1st Edition

    By Peter Coleman

    Shopping centers have become the most common of shopping environments and have influenced the make-up of cities around the world. However, in recent years, the enclosed "mall" has evolved and diversified with new types of retail environments that were developed to better suit their locale and meet…

    Hardback – 2006-08-04

  • Housing Transformations

    Shaping the Space of Twenty-First Century Living, 1st Edition

    By Bridget Franklin

    Drawing together a wide range of literature, this original book combines social theory with elements from the built environment disciplines to provide insight into how and why we build places and dwell in spaces that are at once contradictory, confining, liberating and illuminating. This…

    Paperback – 2006-06-06
    Housing and Society Series

  • Innovations in Hospice Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Verderber, Ben J. Refuerzo

    Providing much-needed focus on hospice projects in the context of unprecedented rates of societal ageing, this new reference book presents an overview of major recent developments in this rapidly evolving building type. The authors present an overview of the historical origins of the…

    Hardback – 2006-01-18
    Taylor & Francis

  • Reinventing the Workplace

    2nd Edition

    By John Worthington

    Incorporating a diversity of practices, cultural and organization change, and new building forms, this book provides ideas, inspiration and analysis of the multitude of ways in which an office space can be designed and utilized. Updated to cope with technological advances, as well as including a…

    Paperback – 2005-12-06

  • Transportable Environments 3

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Kronenburg, Filiz Klassen

    The latest volume in this popular series of books which explores the theoretical basis for temporary and transportable structures where permanence is either not possible or desirable. The book provides insight into the wide range of uses of these structures, the varied forms they take and the…

    Paperback – 2005-11-24
    Taylor & Francis

  • Courtyard Housing

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Edwards, Magda Sibley, Mohammad Hakmi, Peter Land

    Courtyard housing is one of the oldest forms of domestic development spanning at least 2000 years and occurring in distinctive form in many regions of the world. Traditionally associated with the Middle East where climate and culture have given shape to a particular type of courtyard housing, other…

    Hardback – 2005-09-20
    Taylor & Francis

  • Children's Spaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Dudek

    This collection of essays is concerned with the experiences children have within the supervised worlds they inhabit, as well as with architecture and landscape architecture.International examples of innovative childcare practice are illustrated together with the design processes which informed…

    Paperback – 2005-09-19

  • Accessible Housing

    Quality, Disability and Design, 1st Edition

    By Rob Imrie

    Considering the interrelationships between disability and housing design with a focus on the role of policy in addressing the housing needs of disabled people, this book sets out some of the broader debates about the nature of housing, quality and design. In what ways are domestic design and…

    Paperback – 2005-09-08

  • Urban Housing Forms

    1st Edition

    By Jingmin Zhou, Ian Colquhoun

    Over three-quarters of the world's population live in cities where the need for affordable urban housing of good design is vital to the quality of urban living. Zhou and Colquhoun look at a wide variety of solutions to this urban design problem showing that understanding of the important design…

    Hardback – 2005-06-16

  • Introduction to Urban Housing Design

    1st Edition

    By Graham Towers

    This clear and concise guide is the ideal introduction to contemporary housing design for students and professionals of architecture, urban design and planning. With the increasing commitment to sustainable design and with an ever-increasing demand for houses in urban areas, housing design has…

    Paperback – 2005-04-18

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