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The Resource Sustainable design : ecology, architecture, and planning, Daniel E. Williams ; forewords by David W. Orr and Donald Watson

Sustainable design : ecology, architecture, and planning, Daniel E. Williams ; forewords by David W. Orr and Donald Watson

Label
Sustainable design : ecology, architecture, and planning
Title
Sustainable design
Title remainder
ecology, architecture, and planning
Statement of responsibility
Daniel E. Williams ; forewords by David W. Orr and Donald Watson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Written for architects, planners, landscape architects, engineers, public officials, and change agent professionals, this important resource defines the issues of sustainable design, illustrates conceptual and case studies, and provides support for continued learning in this increasingly central focus of architects' and urban planners' work."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Daniel Edward
Dewey number
720/.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2542.36
LC item number
.W548 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Wiley book on sustainable design
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable architecture
  • Sustainable architecture
  • Arquitetura sustentável
  • Arquitectura sustentable
Label
Sustainable design : ecology, architecture, and planning, Daniel E. Williams ; forewords by David W. Orr and Donald Watson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1 : 1. The ecological model : Ecology ; Ecology as a model ; Waste debts ; The value of land ; Paradigm shift ; Thinking as a system: connectivity not fragmentation -- 2. Sustainable design : Where do we want to go? ; Design matters ; Why architects? ; Green design vs. sustainable design ; Why now? ; Approaching sustainability ; Place-based energy & resources ; Principles for designing sustainably ; Where to start? -- 3. Regional design : Evolving from nonrenewables ; Another weak link: the power grid ; The regional design ; Water: a common denominator ; Make mo small plans ; The regional design process ; Regional case studies: Cache Valley, Utah ; Farmington, Minnesota: Building within the community watershed ; Smart Growth: southeast Florida coastal communities -- 4. Sustainable urban and community design : A matter of place ; Principles for sustainable communities ; Regional energy and biourbanism ; Sustainable urban and community case studies: Lessons from Belle Glade: can we save the Everglades and sustain architecture? ; Rio Nuevo master plan ; Growing the Great River Park -- 5. Architectural design : The site: challenges and opportunities ; Site design and environmental analysis ; Sustainable infrastructure ; The skin ; Evolving a sustainable design practice ; Sustainable design and existing buildings ; Sustainable interior architecture -- Part 2 : 6. AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Projects Program : 1997-2005 -- Afterword -- Sustainability terms
Control code
ocm77334114
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 275 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780471709534
Lccn
2006102173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o77334114
  • (OCoLC)77334114
Label
Sustainable design : ecology, architecture, and planning, Daniel E. Williams ; forewords by David W. Orr and Donald Watson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1 : 1. The ecological model : Ecology ; Ecology as a model ; Waste debts ; The value of land ; Paradigm shift ; Thinking as a system: connectivity not fragmentation -- 2. Sustainable design : Where do we want to go? ; Design matters ; Why architects? ; Green design vs. sustainable design ; Why now? ; Approaching sustainability ; Place-based energy & resources ; Principles for designing sustainably ; Where to start? -- 3. Regional design : Evolving from nonrenewables ; Another weak link: the power grid ; The regional design ; Water: a common denominator ; Make mo small plans ; The regional design process ; Regional case studies: Cache Valley, Utah ; Farmington, Minnesota: Building within the community watershed ; Smart Growth: southeast Florida coastal communities -- 4. Sustainable urban and community design : A matter of place ; Principles for sustainable communities ; Regional energy and biourbanism ; Sustainable urban and community case studies: Lessons from Belle Glade: can we save the Everglades and sustain architecture? ; Rio Nuevo master plan ; Growing the Great River Park -- 5. Architectural design : The site: challenges and opportunities ; Site design and environmental analysis ; Sustainable infrastructure ; The skin ; Evolving a sustainable design practice ; Sustainable design and existing buildings ; Sustainable interior architecture -- Part 2 : 6. AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Projects Program : 1997-2005 -- Afterword -- Sustainability terms
Control code
ocm77334114
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 275 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780471709534
Lccn
2006102173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o77334114
  • (OCoLC)77334114

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