Design With Nature

Author: Ian L. McHarg
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780613923330
Size: 50.51 MB
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The first book to describe an ecologically sound approach to the planning and design of communities, Design with Nature has done much over the past 25 years to shape public environmental policy.

Sustainable Urbanism

Author: Douglas Farr
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118174518
Size: 29.81 MB
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. This book is a strategic call for leadership in the design and development of the places where Americans live, work, and play." —From the Preface Written by the chair of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED for Neighborhood ...

Japanese Style

Author: Sunamita Lim
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 9781423600923
Size: 54.65 MB
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Japanese style also provides sanctuary from a chaotic world at the end of the day, thus gifting inner renewal to soul and spirit; and consequently, for outer mind and body too.

Designing With Nature

Author: Ken Yeang
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
ISBN: 9780070723177
Size: 50.70 MB
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This work considers how to make architecture compatible with the environment.

Design By Nature

Author: Maggie Macnab
Publisher: New Riders
ISBN: 0132622416
Size: 21.98 MB
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Written for designers and creative thinkers of all types, this book will guide you through a series of unexpected a-ha! moments that describe relationships among nature, art, science, technology, and design.

Biophilic Cities

Author: Timothy Beatley
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1597267155
Size: 77.21 MB
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While these are important aspects of reimagining urban living, they are not enough, says Beatley. We must remember that human beings have an innate need to connect with the natural world (the biophilia hypothesis).

Ian Mcharg Dwelling In Nature

Author: Ian L. McHarg
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568986203
Size: 63.36 MB
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Captured on tape in the 1970s, the lecture is the sequel to Design with Nature. This is a must-read for anyone in the fields of landscape architecture, environmental science, and urban planning.

Principles Of Ecological Landscape Design

Author: Travis Beck
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610911997
Size: 61.80 MB
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It requires integrating the landscapes we design with ecological systems. With Principles of Ecological Landscape Design, Travis Beck gives professionals and students the first book to translate the science of ecology into design practice.