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- KurzbeschreibungA rich sourcebook covering the breadth of environmental building<br>Whatever your career path, be it in one of the design professions, engineering, land use planning, resource and waste management, or government, understanding the fundamentals of integrated building design is essential to your role in developing a better environment. Fundamentals of Integrated Design for Sustainable Building introduces the student and practitioner to the history, theory, and technology of green building and describes practical approaches to planning, designing, and building structures that mitigate, or even reverse, the impacts of buildings on the environment.<br>Using an active learning approach, authors Marian Keeler and Bill Burke explain the concepts of sustainable architecture and reinforce them through design problems, research exercises, study questions, team projects, and discussion topics. Chapters by specialists in the green movement cover such topics as:<br>* The integrated building design process<br>* The emergence of green building and green building legislation<br>* Environmental chemicals in humans and buildings<br>* Energy use and standards<br>* Energy-efficient design for both residential and commercial buildings<br>* Water quality and conservation<br>* Sustainable neighborhoods and communities<br>* Construction and demolition waste management<br>Introducing the reader to everything from history and philosophy to design technologies and practice, this sweeping resource will launch and guide the careers of those charged with transforming the way buildings are planned, designed, and constructed.<br>
- AutorMarian Keeler
- Ausgabe1. Auflage
- FormatGebundene Ausgabe
- Seiten360 Seiten
- Gewicht1179 g
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