Regional Architecture

Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design [Repost]  

Posted by AlenMiler at Dec. 1, 2014
Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design [Repost]

Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design by Kingston Heath
English | April 15, 2009 | ISBN: 0750659335 | 210 pages | PDF | 29 MB

Sustainable design requires that design practitioners respond to a particular set of social, cultural and environmental conditions. 'Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design' defines a set of strategies for understanding the complexities of a regional setting.
Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and Environmental Response (Repost)

Kingston Heath, "Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and Environmental Response"
2009 | pages: 210 | ISBN: 0750659335 | PDF | 28,9 mb
Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and Environmental Response (repost)

Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and Environmental Response by Kingston Heath
English | ISBN: 0750659335 | edition 2009 | PDF | 211 pages | 29 mb

Sustainable design requires that design practitioners respond to a particular set of social, cultural and environmental conditions. 'Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design' defines a set of strategies for understanding the complexities of a regional setting. Through a series of international case studies, it examines how architects and designers have applied a variety of tactics to achieve culturally and environmentally appropriate design solutions.
The Pacific Region: The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Regional Cultures (repost)

The Pacific Region: The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Regional Cultures by Jan Goggans
English | (December 30, 2004) | ISBN: 0313330433 | Pages: 504 | PDF | 103.29 MB

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Regional Cultures is the first rigorous reference collection on the many ways in which American identity has been defined by its regions and its people. Each of its eight regional volumes presents thoroughly researched narrative chapters on Architecture; Art; Ecology & Environment; Ethnicity; Fashion; Film & Theater; Folklore; Food; Language; Literature; Music; Religion; and Sports & Recreation. Each book also includes a volume-specific introduction, as well as a series foreword by noted regional scholar and former National Endowment for the Humanities Chairman William Ferris, who served as consulting editor for this encyclopedia.
Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and Environmental Response

Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and Environmental Response
Publisher: Architectural Press | ISBN: 0750659335 | edition 2009 | PDF | 211 pages | 28,5 mb

Sustainable design requires that design practitioners respond to a particular set of social, cultural and environmental conditions. 'Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design' defines a set of strategies for understanding the complexities of a regional setting. Through a series of international case studies, it examines how architects and designers have applied a variety of tactics to achieve culturally and environmentally appropriate design solutions.
. Shows that architecture and design are inextricably linked to social and environmental processes, and are not just technical or aesthetic exercises.
. Articulates a variety of methods to realise goals of socially responsible and environmentally responsive design.
. Calls for a principled approach to design in an effort to preserve fragile environments and forge sustainable best practice.
Architecture and Identity: Proceedings of the regional seminar in the series Exploring Architecture in Islamic Cultures

Aga Khan Award for Architecture “Architecture and Identity: Proceedings of the regional seminar in the series Exploring Architecture in Islamic Cultures "
Aga Khan Award for Architecture | 1983 | ISBN: 9971843692 | 104 pages | PDF | 15,9 MB

Architecture RePerformed: The Politics of Reconstruction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 9, 2016
Architecture RePerformed: The Politics of Reconstruction

Architecture RePerformed: The Politics of Reconstruction by Tino Mager
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1472459334 | 168 pages | EPUB | 4 MB

The Environments of Architecture: Environmental Design in Context (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 9, 2016
The Environments of Architecture: Environmental Design in Context (repost)

The Environments of Architecture: Environmental Design in Context by Randall Thomas
English | 21 Sept. 2007 | ISBN: 0415360897 | 256 Pages | PDF | 40 MB

This well-illustrated 'think piece' provides a much needed and topical philosophical introduction to the place of environmental design in architecture.
The Dynamic Architecture of a Developing Organism: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Development of Organisms

The Dynamic Architecture of a Developing Organism: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Development of Organisms by L. V. Beloussov
English | 28 Dec. 2009 | ISBN: 9048150264 | 248 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

For anybody capable of an emotional response to it, any view of a developing organism should give birth to a feeling of amazement and even admiration, whether this development is seen directly, or in the form of a time lapse film, or even if mentally reconstructed from a series of static images.

The Dissertation: An Architecture Student's Handbook; 2 edition (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 9, 2016
The Dissertation: An Architecture Student's Handbook; 2 edition (repost)

The Dissertation: An Architecture Student's Handbook; 2 edition by Iain Borden
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0750668253 | 340 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

The Dissertation is one of the most demanding yet potentially most stimulating components of an architectural course. Properly done, it can be a valuable contribution not only to the students own learning development but also to the field of architecture as a whole.