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The Resource A green vitruvius : principles and practice of sustainable architectural design, Vivienne Brophy and J. Owen Lewis

A green vitruvius : principles and practice of sustainable architectural design, Vivienne Brophy and J. Owen Lewis

Label
A green vitruvius : principles and practice of sustainable architectural design
Title
A green vitruvius
Title remainder
principles and practice of sustainable architectural design
Statement of responsibility
Vivienne Brophy and J. Owen Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
2000 years ago the roman architect Marcus Vitruvius Pollio wrote the ten books on architecture establishing the concept of the pattern book offering design principles and solutions that is still referred to in every architect's education. A Green Vitruvius is intended as a green pattern book for today. Now fully updated, this well established textbook provides advice suitable for undergraduate and post graduate students on the integration of sustainable practice into the design and construction process, the issues to be considered, the strategies to be adopted, the elements of green design and
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Brophy, Vivienne
Dewey number
720/.47
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Lewis, J. Owen
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  • Architectural design
  • Architecture and society
  • Buildings
Label
A green vitruvius : principles and practice of sustainable architectural design, Vivienne Brophy and J. Owen Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; A Green Vitruvius; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; The Green Building; The Imperative to Green Design; Architectural Quality, Quality of Service; Section 1: Process; Introduction; Inception; Design; Tender; Construction; Operation; Refurbishment; Section 2: Issues; Introduction; Comfort; Health; Environment; Objectives; Section 3: Strategies; Introduction; Urban and Neighbourhood; Site Selection and Analysis; Site Planning; Building Form; Building Envelope; Finishes; Services, Equipment and Controls; Renovation; Section 4: Elements; Components; Materials; Section 5: Evaluation
  • IntroductionDesign Evaluation Tools; Building Performance Simulation Tools; Environmental Rating Systems; Life Cycle Cost; References; Index
Control code
ocn801404294
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unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (146 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849776929
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801404294
Label
A green vitruvius : principles and practice of sustainable architectural design, Vivienne Brophy and J. Owen Lewis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; A Green Vitruvius; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; The Green Building; The Imperative to Green Design; Architectural Quality, Quality of Service; Section 1: Process; Introduction; Inception; Design; Tender; Construction; Operation; Refurbishment; Section 2: Issues; Introduction; Comfort; Health; Environment; Objectives; Section 3: Strategies; Introduction; Urban and Neighbourhood; Site Selection and Analysis; Site Planning; Building Form; Building Envelope; Finishes; Services, Equipment and Controls; Renovation; Section 4: Elements; Components; Materials; Section 5: Evaluation
  • IntroductionDesign Evaluation Tools; Building Performance Simulation Tools; Environmental Rating Systems; Life Cycle Cost; References; Index
Control code
ocn801404294
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (146 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849776929
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801404294

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