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Globalization

Kim Dovey

Kim Dovey is an architectural critic and Professor of Architecture and Urban Design at the University of Melbourne, Australia, where he has served as Associate Dean, Head of Urban Design and Head of Architecture. He has worked with government, industry and community groups and has written and broadcast widely in the mass media. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design Thinking : A Conceptual Toolkit

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Globalization, in the most general sense, is the long slow movement towards an understanding of our planet as a whole system with an integrated ecology and economy. While there is legitimate resistance to existing forms of global capitalism...

What Is an Eco-City?

Austin Williams

Austin Williams is Associate Professor of Architecture at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University in China and Director of the Future Cities Project. He is the China correspondent for The Architectural Review and has written for a wide range of magazines and newspapers, from The Economist to the London Review of Books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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China’s Urban Revolution : Understanding Chinese Eco-Cities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Traveling the 65 km from the center of bustling Beijing, past the 6th Ring Road, is a rather slow experience. My taxi sped or, rather, trundled through industrial suburbia past pagodas and pylons, chimneys and cooling towers until all...

Green offices in emerging economies

Brian W. Edwards

Brian Edwards is Emeritus Professor of Architecture at ECA, part of Edinburgh University, and was Associate Professor of Sustainable Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Design and Conservation from 2008 to 2011. An architect by training, he has worked for various architectural practices in the UK and Canada, including RMJM. His Ph.D. is from the Mackintosh School of Architecture and he has an MSc in Environmental Conservation from Heriot-Watt University. Professor Edwards is the author of twenty books and many journal articles on topics from building types, urbanism and sustainable design. He was awarded the CIOB Gold Medal in 2001 for his co-authored book ‘Sustainable Housing’. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Emanuele Naboni

Emanuele Naboni is Associate Professor of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Design and Conservation specializing in sustainable design and the theory and practice of environmental modelling. He trained as an architect at Milan Polytechnic where he obtained his Ph.D. He has been a researcher at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and worked for a time on green projects in SOM’s office in San Francisco. He is a LEED Accredited Professional. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Green Buildings Pay : Design, productivity and ecology

Routledge, 2013

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... 10 Green offices in emerging economies Brian Edwards The fast-expanding economies of China and, to a lesser extent, preferred structural material with glass the main façade element, the Gulf States, India, Brazil and South Africa provide...

‘Eco-Cities’

Lucy Bullivant

Lucy Bullivant PhD Hon FRIBA is Adjunct Professor of history and theory of urban design at Syracuse University, consultant, architecture curator, internationally published author and critic and the founder and Editor-in-chief of Urbanista.org. She has a PhD by Prior Output from CASS London Met (‘From Masterplanning to Adaptive Planning: understanding the contemporary tools and processes for civic urban order’) and was Heinz Curator of Architecture, Royal Academy of Arts, London, in the early 1990s before curating a number of highly successful exhibitions for institutions including Vitra Design Museum, the Milan Triennale, the British Council and Roca London Gallery. She is the author of New Arcadians, Responsive Environments, 4dsocial, 4dspace and Anglo Files: UK Architecture’s Rising Generation and the co-author with Thomas Ermacora of Recoded City: Co-creating urban futures (Routledge, 2015). Lucy is an international correspondent to Domus, Platform, The Plan, Volume and Indesign.  Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Masterplanning Futures

Routledge, 2012

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... ‘Eco-cities’ UAE Contemporary masterplanning in the Middle East has a myriad of identities focused on reinforcing a sense of destination. While places like Oman, based on an older economy and with considerable heritage as a hub for sea...

O-14, Dubai, UAE

The Tall Buildings Reference Book

Routledge, 2013

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... Case Study 22 Project Description O-14 O-14, a 22-story tall commercial tower perched on a Dubai, UAE two-story podium, broke ground in February 2007, and comprises over 300,000 square feet (27,870 square meters) of office space...

Energy in Place

Energy Accounts : Architectural Representations of Energy, Climate, and the Future

Routledge, 2017

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... Energy in Place Lateral Office Compost OUT Heat tor winter warming points W ater OUT Rooftop cooling system Ice skating rinte Winter sledding surfaces Sand OUT Rooftop lecieatioa zones figure 27.1: The new McCormick Place would convert...

Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE

The Tall Buildings Reference Book

Routledge, 2013

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... Case Study 20 Burj Khalifa Dubai, UAE HEIGHT: 828 M NUMBER OF STORIES: 162 HABITABLE, 46 MAINTENANCE, 2 PARKING GROSS FLOOR AREA: 186,000 M2 PRIMARY USE: MIXED USE: OFFICES, HOTEL, RESIDENTIAL START ON SITE: JANUARY 2004...

Reiser + Umemoto

Performalism : Form and Performance in Digital Architecture

Routledge, 2012

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... R e i s e r + U m e m o t o a r c h i t e c t u r e p e r f o r m i n g i t s e l f / j e s s e r e i s e r a n d n a n a k o u m e m o t o We are currently witnessing the wholesale Two salient issues sustain our work, both...

Eisenman Architects

Performalism : Form and Performance in Digital Architecture

Routledge, 2012

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... E i s e n m a n A r c h i t e c t s t h e i m p l i c a t i o n s o f p e r f o r m a l i s m / p e t e r e i s e n m a n The ConCepT of peRfoRmalism, like its predecessors, postmodernism and postcritical, is ultimately...

International work by architects

Richard Dyton

Richard Dyton, LLB, MSc, AKC – Solicitor, Partner at Simmons & Simmons; specialist advice to architects and engineers; negotiation and conclusion of international commercial agreements; author of Eurolegislation in Building Maintenance and Preservation (2nd edn) and EC Legislation Affecting the Practice of UK Architects and Engineers. Winner: Legal Business Construction Law Team of the Year: CTRL. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Architect’s Legal Handbook : The Law for Architects

Architectural Press, 2006

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... International work by architects RICHARD DYTON 1 Introduction 1 .06 S imilar provision has been made for the mutual recogni- tion within the Community of those employed in the construction 1 . 01 Any international work undertaken...