Creating Neighbourhoods and Places in the Built Environment

Creating Neighbourhoods and Places in the Built Environment

by David Chapman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0419209301

ISBN-13: 9780419209300

Pub. Date: 04/15/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This design primer examines the forces at work in the built environment and their impact on the form of buildings and their environments. The actions of a range of individuals and agencies and the interaction between them is examined, exploring the competing interests which exist, their interaction with physical and environmental forces and the uncertain results of

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Overview

This design primer examines the forces at work in the built environment and their impact on the form of buildings and their environments. The actions of a range of individuals and agencies and the interaction between them is examined, exploring the competing interests which exist, their interaction with physical and environmental forces and the uncertain results of both individual and corporate intervention.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780419209300
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/15/1996
Series:
Built Environment Series of Textbooks
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. The Development of Settlements. Nature and settlement. Settlements and growth. Modern urban places. The Qualities of Places.Equity and access. Variety and vitality. Environment and space. Creating people-friendly places. Public policy and planning. Community action and involvement. Renewal and regeneration. Making connections. Index.

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