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Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

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China's Urban Revolution: Understanding Chinese Eco-Cities

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China's Urban Revolution: Understanding Chinese Eco-Cities

Austin Williams (Honorary Research Fellow in Architecture, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; History; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Applied ecology; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

By 2025, China will have built fifteen new `supercities' each with 25 million inhabitants. It will have created 250 `Eco-cities'... [more]

$35.99

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Living in the Landscape

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Living in the Landscape

Anna & Black, Ri Johnson

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Gardening

Hardback

Living in the Landscape explores new and exciting relationships between landscape and design. It examines how architects increasingly... [more]

$39.99

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Garden City: Supergreen Buildings, Urban Skyscapes and the New Planted Space

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Garden City: Supergreen Buildings, Urban Skyscapes and the New Planted Space...

Anna Yudina

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

Hardback

A spectacular global survey of some of the world's most inventive buildings--increasingly relevant in the face of climate... [more]

$80.00

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Power from the Wind: A Practical Guide to Small-Scale Energy Production

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Power from the Wind: A Practical Guide to Small-Scale Energy Production...

Dan Chiras

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics; Sustainability; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

The completely revised and updated comprehensive guide to small wind energy systems [more]

$44.99

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Eco Home: Smart Ideas for Sustainable New Zealand Homes

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Eco Home: Smart Ideas for Sustainable New Zealand Homes

Melinda Williams

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Building construction & materials; Home renovation & extension

Paperback

Everything you need to know to build, renovate or just live in an eco-friendly... [more]

$36.99

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Green Architecture Today

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Green Architecture Today

Cayetano Cardelus

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

Hardback

Showcasing contemporary work by thirty international architects which reveal the latest trends in sustainable building designs... [more]

$59.99

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Design, Ecology, Politics: Towards the Ecocene

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Design, Ecology, Politics: Towards the Ecocene

Joanna Boehnert

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Communication studies; Political geography

Paperback

Design, Ecology, Politics links social and ecological theory to design theory and practice, critiquing the ways in which the... [more]

$39.99

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Wild By Design: Strategies for Creating Life-Enhancing Landscapes

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Wild By Design: Strategies for Creating Life-Enhancing Landscapes

Margie Ruddick

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Landscape art & architecture; Sustainability; Urban & municipal planning; Gardening

Paperback

Can nature, in all its unruly wildness, be an integral part of creative landscape design? In this book, the author defines... [more]

$67.99

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Towards Zero-Energy Architecture

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Towards Zero-Energy Architecture

Mary Guzowski

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

Paperback

Explores the theories, practices and principles of fresh approaches to solar architecture that foster both design excellence... [more]

$42.99

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Designing To Avoid Disaster: The Nature of Fracture-Critical Design

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Designing To Avoid Disaster: The Nature of Fracture-Critical Design

Thomas Fisher (University of Minnesota)

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Landscape art & architecture; Sociology; Natural disasters; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

The author discusses the context and cultural assumptions that have led to a number of disasters worldwide, describing the... [more]

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Vitamin Green

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Vitamin Green

Joshua Bolchover, Phaidon Editors

Art & Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

Hardback

An up-to-the-minute survey of the best sustainable design and architecture. [more]

$89.95

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Micro Green

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Micro Green

Mimi Zieger

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Hardback

Photographs and plans of compact houses that emphasize sustainable living. [more]

$46.95

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The Natural Building Companion: A comprehensive guide to integrative design and construction

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The Natural Building Companion: A comprehensive guide to integrative design...

Jacob Deva Racusin, Ace McArleton

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Building construction & materials

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Natural buildings not only bring satisfaction to their makers and joy to their occupants but also leave the gentlest footprint... [more]

$79.95

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Cabin Porn: Inside

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Cabin Porn: Inside

Zach Klein

Photographs: collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

Initially created by a group of friends as an online scrapbook, Cabin Porn became an international sensation following the... [more]

$49.99

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking and Social Innovation

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking...

Scott Boylston

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

This book explores an emerging design culture that rigorously applies systems thinking to the practice of design as a form... [more]

$62.99

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

Cj Lim (University College London UK), Ed Liu (Bartlett School of Planning University College London UK)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Agriculture & related industries; Urban & municipal planning; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback

Following on from the success of the first edition, Smartcities + Eco-Warriors (2010), this book is the latest innovative... [more]

$73.99

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The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer

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The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer

Philip Oldfield (UNSW, Australia)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Sustainability

Paperback

The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer is an accessible and highly illustrated guide, which primes those involved... [more]

$73.99

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

Ming Hu (University of Maryland, USA)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Building construction & materials

Paperback

What do we mean by net zero energy? Zero operating energy? Zero energy costs? Zero emissions? There is no one answer: approaches... [more]

$62.99

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking and Social Innovation

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking...

Scott Boylston

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Architecture: professional practice

Hardback

This book explores an emerging design culture that rigorously applies systems thinking to the practice of design as a form... [more]

$242.00

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Concrete - Case Studies in Conservation Practice

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Concrete - Case Studies in Conservation Practice

Catherine Croft, Susan Macdonald

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Museums & museology; Conservation of buildings & building materials

Paperback

The first title in a new series aimed at sharing best practices in the conservation of modern heritage. [more]

$95.00

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

Cj Lim (University College London UK), Ed Liu (Bartlett School of Planning University College London UK)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Agriculture & related industries; Urban & municipal planning; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Hardback

Following on from the success of the first edition, Smartcities + Eco-Warriors (2010), this book is the latest innovative... [more]

$242.00

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

Ming Hu (University of Maryland, USA)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Building construction & materials

Hardback

What do we mean by net zero energy? Zero operating energy? Zero energy costs? Zero emissions? There is no one answer: approaches... [more]

$242.00

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Sustainable Design for the Built Environment

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Sustainable Design for the Built Environment

Rob Fleming, Saglinda H Roberts

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Sustainable Design for the Built Environment marks the transition of sustainable design from a specialty service to the mainstream... [more]

$81.99

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Thermal Comfort in Hot Dry Climates: Traditional Dwellings in Iran

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Thermal Comfort in Hot Dry Climates: Traditional Dwellings in Iran

Ahmadreza Foruzanmehr (Author and Architect, UK)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Heating, lighting, ventilation

Paperback

With increases in global temperatures, the risk of overheating is expected to rise around the world. This results in a much... [more]

$77.99

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The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer

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The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer

Philip Oldfield (UNSW, Australia)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Sustainability

Hardback

The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer is an accessible and highly illustrated guide, which primes those involved... [more]

$242.00

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