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Daylight Science and Daylighting Technology

by Richard Kittler, Miroslav Kocifaj & Stanislav Darula

<p>Sunlight profoundly influences the Earth's atmosphere and biosphere. Nature fuels the evolution of all living things, their visual systems, and the manner in which they adapt, accommodate, and habituate.</p> <p>Sun luminance measurements ...

ISBN: 9781441988164

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Delhi in Transition, 1821 and Beyond

Mirza Sangin Beg’s Sair-ul Manazil

by Shama Mitra Chenoy

<p>Commissioned by the English East India Company to write about contemporary nineteenth-century Delhi, Mirza Sangin Beg walked around the city to capture its highly fascinating urban and suburban extravaganza. Laced with epigraphy and ...

ISBN: 9780199091560

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Demolishing Whitehall

Leslie Martin, Harold Wilson and the Architecture of White Heat

by Stephen Thornton & Adam Sharr

<p>This book is about a lost world, albeit one less than 50 years old. It is the story of a grand plan to demolish most of Whitehall, London’s historic government district, and replace it with a ziggurat-section megastructure built in concrete. ...

ISBN: 9781351945257

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Demystifying Architectural Research

Adding Value to Your Practice

by Flora Samuel

<P>This practical, hands on introduction guides you through the basics of undertaking research in day-to-day architectural practice helping you to exploit the growing opportunities on offer. It explores how developing a research specialism can ...

ISBN: 9781859465783

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Demystifying Doha

On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City

by Ashraf M. Salama & Florian Wiedmann

<p>Over the past decade or so, the wealth produced by Qatar's oil and gas exports has generated a construction development boom in its capital city of Doha and the surrounding vicinity. Since the late 1990s, the number of inhabitants has grown ...

ISBN: 9781317152828

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Dense and Green Building Typologies

Design Perspectives

by Thomas Schröpfer & Sacha Menz

<p>In this book, leading architects and landscape architects provide their perspectives on the design of dense and green building types in high-density urban contexts that can support higher population densities, higher standards of ...

ISBN: 9789811330353

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Denys Lasdun

Architecture, City, Landscape

by William J R Curtis

ISBN: 9780714839028

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Denys Lasdun

Architecture, City, Landscape

by William J R Curtis

ISBN: 9780714828718

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Derby in 50 Buildings

by Gerry van Tonder

<p>Straddling the Derwent River, the cathedral city of Derby, its foundations in the Roman occupation of Britain, can directly attribute its contemporary status to the Industrial Revolution. Spinning mills proliferated from the eighteenth ...

ISBN: 9781445658162

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Design

A Practical Guide to RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Stages 2 and 3 (RIBA Stage Guide)

by Tim Bailey

<P>This is the second in a must-have series of step-by-step guides to using the new RIBA Plan of Work 2013 on your project. Drawing together stages 2 and 3 this book explains the importance of the Concept Design and Developed Design, how to ...

ISBN: 9781859465714

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Design Against Crime

A Human-Centred Approach to Designing for Safety and Security

by Caroline L. Davey & Andrew B. Wootton

<p><em>Design Against Crime</em> will aid the design profession to meet the challenges presented by the competing needs and complex systems around crime and security. It proposes that designers should use their creative talents to develop ...

ISBN: 9781317152644

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Design as Politics

by Tony Fry

<p><em>Design as Politics</em> confronts the inadequacy of contemporary politics to deal with unsustainability. Current 'solutions' to unsustainability are analysed as utterly insufficient for dealing with the problems but, further than this, ...

ISBN: 9781847887061

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Design Brooklyn:Renovation, Restoration, Innovation, Industry

"Renovation, Restoration, Innovation, Industry"

by Anne Hellman

ISBN: 9781617690525

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Design Computing

An Overview of an Emergent Field

by Brian R. Johnson

<p><em>Design Computing</em> will help you understand the rapidly evolving relationship between computing, designers, and the many different environments they create or work in. The book introduces the topic of design computing, and covers the ...

ISBN: 9781317396024

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Design for Climate Change

by Katie Puckett

Ford architects, contractors, engineers and specialists in the field, this book uses real-world evidence from a Technology Strategy Board-funded research project to develop a set of tools for architects and other building designers to meet a ...

ISBN: 9781859464489

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Design for Good: A New Era of Architecture for Everyone

by John Cary

ISBN: 9781610917933

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Design for Mental and Behavioral Health

by Mardelle McCuskey Shepley & Samira Pasha

<p>Studies confirm that the physical environment influences health outcomes, emotional state, preference, satisfaction and orientation, but very little research has focused on mental and behavioural health settings. This book summarizes design ...

ISBN: 9781317296430

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Design Governance

The CABE Experiment

by Matthew Carmona, Claudio De Magalhaes & Lucy Natarajan

<p><em>Design Governance</em> focuses on how we design the built environment where most of us live, work, and play and the role of government in that process. To do so, it draws on the experience of the Commission for Architecture and the Built ...

ISBN: 9781317607670

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Design Innovations for Contemporary Interiors and Civic Art

by Luciano Crespi

In some post-industrial areas, re-designing structural interiors in an attractive way is becoming increasingly important to community members, as it helps promote local pride and a higher quality of life. Design Innovations for Contemporary ...

ISBN: 9781522506683

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Design Intervention (Routledge Revivals)

Toward a More Humane Architecture

by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Jacqueline Vischer & Edward White

<p><em>Design Intervention: Toward a More Humane Architecture</em>, first published in 1991, intends to demonstrate that interest in social issues is alive and well in architecture, that there is a small but effective cadre of dedicated ...

ISBN: 9781317500599

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