Homes: Today and Tomorrow / Edition 4

Homes: Today and Tomorrow / Edition 4

by Ruth F. Sherwood
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Homes: Today and Tomorrow / Edition 4

A visual guide to interior design and consumer-based housing courses!
Students move from design problems to completed design solutions with this easy-to-follow guide to the design process.

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ISBN-13: 9780026761703
Publisher: Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
Publication date: 04/28/1989
Edition description: 4th ed
Pages: 532
Product dimensions: 8.35(w) x 10.36(h) x 1.04(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Homes are for PeopleChapter 1 Housing Is a Universal Need Chapter 2 Housing and Society Chapter 3 The Impact of Technology Chapter 4 Careers in Housing and Interior Environments Unit 2: Architectural Design Chapter 5 Early Home Design Chapter 6 Homes from the 18th Century to Today Chapter 7 Designing Homes for Today and Tomorrow Unit 3: Making Housing Decisions Chapter 8 Choosing a Place to Live Chapter 9 Renting versus Buying Chapter 10 Renting a Home Chapter 11 Buying a Home Unit 4: Understanding Construction Chapter 12 The Basics of Construction Chapter 13 Interior Construction Chapter 14 Housing, Landscaping, and the Environment Unit 5: Using Design Chapter 15 The Elements of Design Chapter 16 Color and the Design Process Chapter 17 The Principles of Design Unit 6: Planning Interior Environments Chapter 18 Developing a Design Plan Chapter 19 Choosing Backgrounds Chapter 20 Recognizing Furniture Styles Chapter 21 Selecting Furniture (and more...)

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