2 edition of Design for sustainable development found in the catalog.
Design for sustainable development
Hans van Weenen
by European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions in Dublin
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 93-102
|Statement||Hans van Weenen|
|Contributions||European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 102 p. :|
|Number of Pages||102|
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This book outlines the process of sustainable product design and development. Design guidelines that contribute to prolonging the life of a product and minimizing its environmental impact are presented. Specifically, these guidelines enable product design for particular end of life (EOL) objectives such as reuse, recycling and remanufacturing.
In this book, the author tests a regenerative-adaptive pattern language theory towards investigating the possibilities of a holistic, integrated design and planning method for sustainable development that incorporates the principles of regenerative design, as well as an adaptive pattern language that re-establishes our wholeness with nature, and considers the vulnerabilities of a changing.
Sustainable Communities Design Handbook: Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology, Second Edition, brings together the major players responsible for sustainable development at both community and metropolitan scales. The book aims to explain and demonstrate the practice, planning, design, building and managing of the engineering, architectural and economic development of cities.
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Taking their concept of sustainable development from the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, Connor and Dovers (both of the Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, Australian National U.) explore a series of case studies of institutional reform.
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It defines regenerative design, and describes practical applications to the. essential systems of land development: energy flow, water flow, agriculture and land use, and building design.
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