Civil MDC

[2020] Living architecture, living cities : soul-nourishing sustainability by Day, Christopher; Gwilliam, Julie P.

Table of contents :
The environmental crisis : ecological or experiential? —
Anticipating coming unknowns —
Environmental impacts —
Perceived reality : sensory experience —
Soul and spirit nourishment —
Placemaking for people —
Place : identity, continuity and integrity —
Design for community —
Getting around cities —
Connectivity —
Use, space and life —
Design for security —
Settlement form, space and life —
Design processes : how, by whom, how fast? —
Economic vigour as process-driver and shaper —
The primary change-driver : money —
Sustainability and economics —
Future climate : future issues —
Design with the elements —
Ecological design : energy aspects —
Cyclic systems —


Habitat —
Bio-climatic placemaking —
Design for demanding climates —
Everything change : future-proofing —
Material applications : eco-towns, eco-projects and eco-regeneration —
New situation : new approaches —
Sustainability or sustenance

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