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John H. Stubbs

John H. Stubbs is Christovich Senior Professor of Architectural Preservation Practice and Director of the Master of Preservation Studies program in the School of Architecture, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Formerly Vice President for Field Projects for the World Monuments Fund, he is an international architectural conservation consultant. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert G. Thomson

Robert G. Thomson is trained as a historical archaeologist and preservation planner. He is currently the Federal Preservation Officer for the Presidio Trust, San Francisco, California, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Architectural Conservation in Asia : National experiences and practice

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

... BANGLADESH Carved out of the traditionally Muslim region of East Bengal, and designated East Pakistan following the Partition of British India in 47, modern Bangladesh straddles the nexus of four major river systems where they meet the Bay...

Cyclone | Bangladesh

Esther Charlesworth

Esther Charlesworth is the Founding Director of Architects without Frontiers (Australia), a design non-profit organization committed to working with communities in need. She is Associate Professor in Architecture and Design at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Iftekhar Ahmed

Iftekhar Ahmed is a Research Fellow in the Humanitarian Architecture Research Bureau (HARB), School of Architecture and Design, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. His research interests span the areas of disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, urbanisation and community development. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainable Housing Reconstruction : Designing resilient housing after natural disasters

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

... B angladesh 27 B anlg adesh is under serious threat due to climate Cy clone A ila struc k t eh c oastal areas of south - w estern chang e. 1 nnual cycles of ooding, and devastating B angladesh o n 2 5 M ay 2 0 0 9 w ith great f...

Conclusion to Part IV

John H. Stubbs

John H. Stubbs is Christovich Senior Professor of Architectural Preservation Practice and Director of the Master of Preservation Studies program in the School of Architecture, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Formerly Vice President for Field Projects for the World Monuments Fund, he is an international architectural conservation consultant. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert G. Thomson

Robert G. Thomson is trained as a historical archaeologist and preservation planner. He is currently the Federal Preservation Officer for the Presidio Trust, San Francisco, California, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Architectural Conservation in Asia : National experiences and practice

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

... The nations of South Asia share some of the longest and most enduring institutions for modern architectural conservation, as well as centuries-old traditions that guide the care of culturally valued places. Together these have created...

Ecopolis, the regenerative city

Herbert Girardet

Prof. Herbert Girardet is a prolific author, conference speaker and international consultant in the field of cultural and urban ecology. He is a recipient of a UN ‘Global 500 Award for Outstanding Environmental Achievements', a member of the Club of Rome, and the World Academy of Art and Science, and an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects. He is a former chairman of the Schumacher Society, UK, and a trustee of the charity Artists Project Earth. He is a co-founder, former programme director and honorary member of the World Future Council. In 2003 he was inaugural ‘Thinker in Residence’ in Adelaide, developing regenerative development strategies for South Australia which have been largely implemented. Most recently he has been working extensively in the Middle East and also in Bristol. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Creating Regenerative Cities

Routledge, 2015

Book chapter

... Ecopolis The regenerative city Figure 6.1: Ecopolis – the city that reconnects to its local hinterland, utilising new renewable energy and regenerative, soil restoring food production systems. Credit: H. Girardet and R. Lawrence...

Lizzie Babister

Esther Charlesworth

Esther Charlesworth is the Founding Director of Architects without Frontiers (Australia), a design non-profit organization committed to working with communities in need. She is Associate Professor in Architecture and Design at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Humanitarian Architecture : 15 Stories of Architects Working After Disaster

Roudledge, 2014

Book chapter

... HUMANITARIAN ADVISOR CoNFLiCt, HUMANitARiAN AND SECURitY oPERAtioNS tEAM DEPARtMENt oF iNtERNAtioNAL DEvELoPMENt, UK Lizzie Babister is an architect now working as a Humanitarian Advisor with the Department for International Development...

Indian Subcontinent, 600–1400

Adam Hardy

Adam Hardy is Professor of Asian Architecture at the Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 1

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter

...The timespan covered by this chapter corresponds to the period generally called ‘early medieval’ by historians of South Asia. It spans from the disintegration of the last great ‘ancient’ empire, the Guptas, to the time when Islam entered...

On Redistribution Policies and their Impact on Good Urbanization

Joan Clos

Joan Clos, Under-Secretary General and Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Quito Papers and the New Urban Agenda

Routledge, 2018

Book chapter

... POLICIES AND THEIR IMPACT ON GOOD URBANIZATION JOAN CLOS When addressing the problem of urb- unemployment, retirement, pensions, particularly related to the delivery of anization, we tend to focus on the role affordable housing...

Primitive to Performative

Elizabeth M. Golden

Elizabeth M. Golden is a registered architect in the United States and in Germany. She has contributed her expertise to the design and construction of the Gohar Khatoon Girls’ School, the largest institution of its kind in Afghanistan, and to Niamey 2000, an urban housing proposal for the rapidly expanding capital of Niger. As an Assistant Professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Washington, she teaches courses focused on design, materials, and building technology, with an emphasis on sustainable systems. She is also co-director of the Philippines Bamboo Workshop. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Building from Tradition : Local Materials and Methods in Contemporary Architecture

Routledge, 2018

Book chapter

... Primitive to Performative .1 Earthquake-resistant construction at the Aknaibich Preschool. properties intrinsic to their fundamental origins. ceramic tiles. Here, the inevitable has been allowed Builders often capitalized...

Indian Subcontinent, 1400–1750

George Michell

George Michell is Professorial Fellow in the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, Australia. He has researched the art, archaeology and architecture of many historic sites in India. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 2

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter

...During this period, the Indian subcontinent (present-day India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal) together with Sri Lanka was divided among many separate kingdoms. As some polities expanded, so did their architectural influence...