Toward a New Regionalism: Environmental Architecture in the Pacific Northwest

Toward a New Regionalism: Environmental Architecture in the Pacific Northwest

by David E. Miller

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780295984940
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Publication date: 06/28/2005
Series: Sustainable Design Solutions from the Pacific Northwest Series
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

David Miller is professor of architecture at the University of Washington and a partner in the Miller/Hull Partnership, named AIA Firm of the Year in 2003.

Table of Contents

Preface and AcknowledgmentsIntroduction: A New Regionalism1. Conditions of Regionalism2. Sustainable Design in the Pacific Northwest: A Brief History3. Environmental Strategies4. Site: Building Through Ecolocial Planning5. Light Contruction: Resource-Conserving Building6. Light and Ventilation: Climate-Responsive Enclosure7. Technology and Materials: The Integrated Future8. ConclusionAppendix A. GlossaryAppendix B. Project InformationNotes and ReferencesIndex

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