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Lessons from vernacular architecture / edited by Willi Weber and Simos Yannas
Bib ID 6767800
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Online Access
Description Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Earthscan, from Routledge, 2014 
1 online resource ( xvii, 215 pages) : illustrations, maps. 
ISBN 0203756169
9780203756164
Full contents
  • Bioclimatic Facets of Vernacular Architecture. The four elements of Santorini's architecture / Thanos N. Stasinopoulos ; A lesson in urban design from Dakhleh Oasis / Riccardo Balbo ; Windows as environmental modifiers in the vernacular architecture of Lebanon / Habib Melki ; The historic hammāms of Damascus and Fez / Magda Sibley ; Climatic design of Islamic bath buildings / Jean Bouillot ; The environmental performance of a traditional courtyard house in China / Benson Lau, Brian Ford and Zhang Hongru ; Courtyard and transitional spaces in Turkish traditional architecture / Saadet Armağan Güleç, Fatih Canan and Mustafa Korumaz
  • Vernacular Architecture as Model. Applying the lessons of Indian vernacular architecture : the bungalow / Kimberly Kramer ; Lighting features in Japanese traditional architecture / José María Cabeza-Lainez ; Inspiration from the vernacular in the architecture of Luis Barragán / Anibal Figueroa and Gloria Castorena ; The new vernacular of Severiano Porto in the Amazon / Leticia Neves ; Comparison of traditional Thai houses with contemporary designs / Kevin McCartney, Paruj Antarikananda and Elena Douvlou ; Environmentally responsive architecture for rural Northern Ireland / Joy-Anne Fleming ; The vernacular as a model for sustainable design / Wayne Forster, Amanda Heal and Caroline Paradise.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Print version record.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web. 
Subjects Sustainable architecture.  |  Vernacular architecture.
Other authors/contributors Weber, Willi, editor  |  Yannas, Simos, editor  |  EBSCOhost

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