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Rodrigo Pérez De Arce

Rodrigo Pérez de Arce is a Chilean architect. He is Associate Professor in Architecture at the Catholic University of Chile, and has taught as Visiting Professor at Harvard GSD, Cornell, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Architectural Association, UK, among other universities. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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City of Play : An Architectural and Urban History of Recreation and Leisure

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...The school Schole denotes leisure, as if schools surged from an unhurried pursuit of knowledge (Piper 1952). In any event, these active ludic incubators forged purposeful relations between play and learning: it is well known how a selected...

Programmes and people: the changing library programme

Ken Worpole

Ken Worpole is Emeritus Professor at the Cities Institute, London Metropolitan University, and adviser on public policy to the UK government, the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment, and the Heritage Lottery Fund. He is also the author of many books and studies on architecture, landscape and urban design. The Independent newspaper wrote that ‘for many years Ken Worpole has been one of the shrewdest and sharpest observers of the English social landscape.' Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Contemporary Library Architecture : A Planning and Design Guide

Routledge, 2013

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... Programmes and people: the changing library programme Though Libraries are now taking increasingly different stylistic forms, the core programme has remained much the same. Today's designs do, however, have to emphasise flexibility...

Twenty-first century libraries: changing forms, changing functions

Ken Worpole

Ken Worpole is Emeritus Professor at the Cities Institute, London Metropolitan University, and adviser on public policy to the UK government, the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment, and the Heritage Lottery Fund. He is also the author of many books and studies on architecture, landscape and urban design. The Independent newspaper wrote that ‘for many years Ken Worpole has been one of the shrewdest and sharpest observers of the English social landscape.' Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Contemporary Library Architecture : A Planning and Design Guide

Routledge, 2013

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... Twenty-first century libraries: changing forms, changing functions Do Libraries have a future? There is no doubt they do, as the current wave of Library-building across the world confirms. However, new designs for Libraries...

Lighting for public buildings and atria

Lighting: Interior and Exterior

Routledge, 2014

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... buildings and atria 19 Places of worship and hospitals, as well as civic buildings and libraries, are included under the heading ‘public buildings’. Civic buildings When entering a large civic building, such as a town hall, the two main...

Lessons from the case studies and post-occupancy evaluation

Ken Worpole

Ken Worpole is Emeritus Professor at the Cities Institute, London Metropolitan University, and adviser on public policy to the UK government, the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment, and the Heritage Lottery Fund. He is also the author of many books and studies on architecture, landscape and urban design. The Independent newspaper wrote that ‘for many years Ken Worpole has been one of the shrewdest and sharpest observers of the English social landscape.' Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Contemporary Library Architecture : A Planning and Design Guide

Routledge, 2013

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... Lessons from the case studies and post-occupancy evaluation A post-occupancy evaluation (POE) is a crucial stage in the overaLL assessment of how a new building fulfils the intentions of those who commissioned it, along with those...

Civility, community and the decline of the public realm

Jason Pomeroy

Jason Pomeroy is an award-winning architect, masterplanner and academic at the forefront of the sustainable built environment agenda. He graduated with distinction from the Canterbury School of Architecture and Cambridge University, and is the founding Principal of Pomeroy Studio. He provides the direction of the Studio's creative output and research programme. In addition to leading Pomeroy Studio, he lectures internationally and publishes widely, and is the author of Idea House: Future Tropical Living Today. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Nottingham, and Visiting Faculty to a number of other institutions. He also sits on the editorial board of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Skycourt And Skygarden : Greening the Urban Habitat

Routledge, 2014

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... 1.1 The public realm, civility and community 'Public realrn '. 'public sphere ' and its various other permutations have become commonplace in our day-to-day language. It helps us imagine the social environment in which we can freely...

A vital space for children and young people

Ken Worpole

Ken Worpole is Emeritus Professor at the Cities Institute, London Metropolitan University, and adviser on public policy to the UK government, the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment, and the Heritage Lottery Fund. He is also the author of many books and studies on architecture, landscape and urban design. The Independent newspaper wrote that ‘for many years Ken Worpole has been one of the shrewdest and sharpest observers of the English social landscape.' Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Contemporary Library Architecture : A Planning and Design Guide

Routledge, 2013

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... A vital space for children and young people Children's use of Libraries remains high, and the newer Libraries are becoming increasingly popular as meeting and study places for young people and students. It is a matter of some debate...

Mixing Dwellings and Amenities

Designing Sustainable Communities

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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... Chapter 3 Mixing Dwellings and Amenities The segregation of land by use into residential, commercial, and industrial zones was introduced in the 1920s. These practices encouraged automobile dependency and limited sustainable features...

Bangladesh

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

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... 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...

Privatize

Joe Day

Joe Day is the design principal of Deegan-Day Design and is a visiting faculty member for architectural design, history, and theory at the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) in Los Angeles, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Corrections And Collections : Architectures for Art and Crime

Routledge, 2013

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... museum and prison design became both more comprehensive and more particular. Private museums and privately run prisons became testing grounds for new architects and architectural solutions. Usually smaller and more nimbly managed...