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The Resource Designing sustainable communities : learning from village homes, Judy Corbett and Michael Corbett ; foreword by Robert L. Thayer

Designing sustainable communities : learning from village homes, Judy Corbett and Michael Corbett ; foreword by Robert L. Thayer

Label
Designing sustainable communities : learning from village homes
Title
Designing sustainable communities
Title remainder
learning from village homes
Statement of responsibility
Judy Corbett and Michael Corbett ; foreword by Robert L. Thayer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In Designing Sustainable Communities, Judy and Micheal Corbett offer an inside look at the development of the project from start to finish, describing how it came about, design approaches they took, and changes that have occurred over the years. The book represents an invaluable guide for professionals and students involved in planning, architecture, development, and landscape architecture."--BOOK JACKET
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Corbett, Judy
Dewey number
307.1216
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Corbett, Michael N
Series statement
  • Sustainability collection
  • Sustainability collection
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  • Planned communities
  • Real estate development
  • Land use
  • Sustainable development
Label
Designing sustainable communities : learning from village homes, Judy Corbett and Michael Corbett ; foreword by Robert L. Thayer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-222) and index
Contents
Foreword / Robert L. Thayer -- Ch. 1. From Piecemeal Planning to Sustainable Development -- Ch. 2. An Introduction to Village Homes -- Ch. 3. The Basis for Sustainable Development -- Ch. 4. Water, Food, Shelter: The Basics -- Ch. 5. Society's Lifeblood: Energy -- Ch. 6. The Use of Resources in Sustainable Design -- Ch. 7. Location, Size, and Density -- Ch. 8. Designing with Nature for People: A Sustainable Approach to Urban Design -- Ch. 9. The Process of Creating Sustainable Communities -- Ch. 10. The Garden City: Case Studies of Sustainable Development in Practice. Haymount, Virginia. Civano, Arizona. Coffee Creek Center, Indiana. Davisville, California. Prairie Crossing, Illinois
Control code
000021104858
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 235 p.
Isbn
9781559636865
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99052419
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Designing sustainable communities : learning from village homes, Judy Corbett and Michael Corbett ; foreword by Robert L. Thayer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-222) and index
Contents
Foreword / Robert L. Thayer -- Ch. 1. From Piecemeal Planning to Sustainable Development -- Ch. 2. An Introduction to Village Homes -- Ch. 3. The Basis for Sustainable Development -- Ch. 4. Water, Food, Shelter: The Basics -- Ch. 5. Society's Lifeblood: Energy -- Ch. 6. The Use of Resources in Sustainable Design -- Ch. 7. Location, Size, and Density -- Ch. 8. Designing with Nature for People: A Sustainable Approach to Urban Design -- Ch. 9. The Process of Creating Sustainable Communities -- Ch. 10. The Garden City: Case Studies of Sustainable Development in Practice. Haymount, Virginia. Civano, Arizona. Coffee Creek Center, Indiana. Davisville, California. Prairie Crossing, Illinois
Control code
000021104858
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 235 p.
Isbn
9781559636865
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99052419
Other physical details
ill.

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