Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence / Edition 6

Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence / Edition 6

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by Norman K. Booth, James E. Hiss
     
 

Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence, Sixth Edition, covers the fundamentals of residential design. The text provides a thorough, how-to explanation of each of the steps of the design process–from initial contact with the client to a completed master plan. The text's numerous

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Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence, Sixth Edition, covers the fundamentals of residential design. The text provides a thorough, how-to explanation of each of the steps of the design process–from initial contact with the client to a completed master plan. The text's numerous illustrations and useful case study examples offer a rich learning experience for students. Whether you are just starting your design career or are a current practitioner, this valuable resource is sure to enhance your skills and knowledge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132376198
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/17/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
245,315
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

SECTION 1: PHILOSOPHICAL FRAMEWORK

1: The Typical Residential Site

2: Outdoor Rooms

3: Sustainable Design

SECTION 2: DESIGN PROCESS

4: Design Process Overview

5: Meeting the Clients

6: Site Measuring and Base Map Preparation

7: Site and Design Program

8: Functional Diagrams

9: Preliminary Design and Design Principles

10: Form Composition

11: Spatial Composition

12: Material Composition and Master Plan

SECTION 3: APPLICATIONS

13: Special Projects

14: Case Studies in Alternative Design Solutions

15: Rendering Landscape Design Drawings in Color

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