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Architecture


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Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities (08 Edition)
Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities (08 Edition)
by Patrick M. Condon
Synopsis
A step-by-step guide to more synthetic, holistic, and integrated urban design strategies, Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities is a practical manual to accomplish complex community design decisions and create more green, clean, and equitable... (read more)

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Green Infrastructure: Linking Landscapes and Communities
Green Infrastructure: Linking Landscapes and Communities
by Mark A. Benedict and Edward T. McMahon
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In this wide-ranging primer, leading experts in the field provide a detailed how-to for planners, designers, landscape architects, and citizen activists.... (read more)

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Designing Greenways (06 Edition)
Designing Greenways (06 Edition)
by Paul Cawood Hellmund
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Landscape architect Paul Cawood Hellmund is Director of the Conway School of Landscape Design in western Massachusetts. His writing, teaching, and design work focus on greenways, ecological networks, protected areas, and related projects that seek a... (read more)

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New Geographies of the American West: Land Use and the Changing Patterns of Place
New Geographies of the American West: Land Use and the Changing Patterns of Place
by William R. Travis
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"Environmental geographer Travis analyzes the -- B.J. Peterson... (read more)

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The Green Building Revolution
The Green Building Revolution
by Jerry Yudelson
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In a clear, highly readable style, Jerry Yudelson outlines the broader “journey to sustainability” influenced by the green building revolution and provides a solid business case for accelerating this trend. Illustrated with more than 50 photos,... (read more)

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Managing Growth in America's Communities: Second Edition
Managing Growth in America's Communities: Second Edition
by Douglas R Porter
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In this thoroughly revised edition of... (read more)

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Planetizen's Contemporary Debates in Urban Planning
Planetizen's Contemporary Debates in Urban Planning
by Abhijeet Chavan and Christian Peralta and Christopher Steins
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"Planetizen, the popular online Planning and Develoment Network (Planetizen.com) has just released Contemporary Debates in Urban Planning (Island Press, 2007), which, in great and passionate detail, tackles the most controversial topics in urban... (read more)

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Nature-Friendly Communities: Habitat Protection and Land Use Planning
Nature-Friendly Communities: Habitat Protection and Land Use Planning
by Christophe Duerksen
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Nature-Friendly Communities presents an authoritative and readable overview of the successful approaches to protecting biodiversity and natural areas in America's growing communities... (read more)

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Ritual House: Drawing on Nature's Rhythms for Architecture and Urban Design
Ritual House: Drawing on Nature's Rhythms for Architecture and Urban Design
by Ralph L Knowles
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"Ritual House is easily placed among the most important books in architecture in the past 100 years."... (read more)

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Intown Living: A Different American Dream
Intown Living: A Different American Dream
by Ann Breen
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Measuring Landscapes: A Planner's Handbook
Measuring Landscapes: A Planner's Handbook
by Andre Leitao
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The Bishop's Palace: Architecture and Authority in Medieval Italy (Conjunctions of Religion and Power in the Medieval Past)
The Bishop's Palace: Architecture and Authority in Medieval Italy (Conjunctions of Religion and Power in the Medieval Past)
by Maureen Miller
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Building for Life: Designing and Understanding the Human-Nature Connection
Building for Life: Designing and Understanding the Human-Nature Connection
by Stephen R. Kellert
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Ancient Greek Architects at Work: Problems of Structure and Design
Ancient Greek Architects at Work: Problems of Structure and Design
by J J Coulton
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Sustainable Landscape Construction: A Guide to Green Building Outdoors
Sustainable Landscape Construction: A Guide to Green Building Outdoors
by J. William Thompson and Kim Sorvig
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The Essential Ian McHarg: Writings on Design and Nature
The Essential Ian McHarg: Writings on Design and Nature
by Ian McHarg
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"McHarg's words, his actions, and his works remain memorable and timely. His tersely expressed principles of working in collaborative partnerships of scientists, designers, and planners are as important today as when they were first published. Given the... (read more)

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The Designer's Atlas of Sustainability: Charting the Conceptual Landscape through Economy, Ecology, and Culture
The Designer's Atlas of Sustainability: Charting the Conceptual Landscape through Economy, Ecology, and Culture
by Ann Thorpe
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Thorpe, who teaches courses on sustainable design in the UK, examines the dimensions and issues in this new perspective at the consumer, professional designer, ecological, and socioeconomic system levels. Informed by her global travels, chapters... (read more)

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The Option of Urbanism: Investing in a New American Dream
The Option of Urbanism: Investing in a New American Dream
by Christopher Leinberger
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Highlighting bo... (read more)

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Sprawl Costs: Economic Impacts of Unchecked Development
Sprawl Costs: Economic Impacts of Unchecked Development
by Robert Burchell
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The environmental impacts of sprawling development have been well documented, but few comprehensive studies have examined its economic costs. Sprawl Costs represents a comprehensive and objective analysis of the costs and benefits of different approaches... (read more)

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Metrogreen: Connecting Open Space in North American Cities
Metrogreen: Connecting Open Space in North American Cities
by Donna Erickson
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Open spaces for environmental integrity, human health, and community cohesion are now recognized as an important ecological and social concept, and are increasingly being planned for by metropolitan agencies. A consultant who wrote this book while at... (read more)

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