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Book
333 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Introduction: I hope it's a long list-- / Cameron Sinclair
  • 100 years of humanitarian design / Kate Stohr
  • Lightweight emergency tent / Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
  • Shelter frame kit / World Shelters ; interview, Bruce LeBel
  • GripClips / Shelter Systems
  • BOLD / CHF International
  • Global Village Shelters / Ferrara Design
  • Burning Man Shelter tests : Podville / Icosa Village ; Hexayurt / Vinay Gupta ; Unofficial Strong Angel training exercises / Strong Angel
  • Concrete canvas / Peter Brewis, William Crawford
  • 139 Shelter / Future Systems
  • Transitional Community / Oxfam
  • Paper church ; Paper log houses ; Paper tube emergency shelter / Shigeru Ban Architects
  • Super adobe / Cal-Earth ; interview, Nader Khalili
  • Pallet house / I-Beam Design
  • Rubble house / LA Architects
  • Low-tech balloon system / TechnoCraft
  • Extreme housing / Deborah Gans, Matt Jelacic
  • Prefabricated core housing ; Core housing / Relief International
  • Safe(R) House / Harvard, MIT
  • Housing in northern Afghanistan / Shelter for Life
  • Mobile migrant worker housing ; Pink houses with greenhouses / Design Corps
  • Maasai Integrated Shelter Project / Intermediate Technology Development Group
  • Lucy House ; 20.0 House / Rural Studio
  • Hopi Nation Elder Home / Red Feather Development Group
  • Bayview Rural Village / RBGC Architecture, Research & Urbanism ; interview, Maurice D. Cox
  • Quinta Monroy Housing Project / ELEMENTAL Housing Initiative, Taller de Chile
  • Northern Ireland Cross-Community Initiative / Habitat for Humanity, Northern Ireland
  • Sistema Arde / Hierve-Diseñeria
  • Huts and low-riders / Mad Housers
  • Dome Village / Justiceville, USA
  • First Step Housing / Common Ground Community
  • paraSITE / Michael Rakowitz
  • Mason's Bend Chapel / Rural Studio
  • Appirampattu Village Center / Logan Allen
  • Barefoot College / Barefoot Architects
  • Homeboy Industries / Detroit Collaborative Design Center
  • Center for Disabled Workers / Technical University, Vienna
  • Siyathemba Soccer "clinic" / Swee Hong Ng
  • Favela-Bairro Projects / Jorge Mario Jáuregui Architects
  • Rufisque Women's Centre / Hollmẽn Reuter Sandman Architects
  • Shelter 2 / Christopher Livingston, Montana State University
  • Mobile health clinic / atelier [gilliland tolila]
  • Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies / East Coast Architects
  • Medwed Clinic / Michal Vital, Yuval Amir
  • Gando Primary School / Diébédo Francis Kéré
  • Bamboo Primary School / theskyisbeautiful architecture
  • Druk White Lotus School / Arup Associates
  • School solar kitchen / BASIC Initiative, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Washington
  • Hole-in-the-Wall Schools / Dr. Sugata Mitra
  • A bridge too far / Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Hippo Water Roller / Grant Gibbs
  • PlayPump / Roundabout Outdoor ; interview, Trevor Field
  • Ceramic water filter / Potters for Peace
  • Watercone / Stephan Augustin
  • MoneyMaker Pumps / KickStart
  • Long-lasting antimalaria bed nets / Acumen Fund, Sumitomo Chemical Corp.
  • Aquacube / Süd-Chemie
  • Clean Hub System / Shelter Architecture
  • Power Shade / FTL Design Engineering Studio
  • Seba Dalkai School solar classroom / Native American Photovoltaics
  • Himalayan Rescue Association Pheriche Clinic / Lotus Energy
  • VIP latrine / Arup Associates
  • Living Machine / BASIC Initiative, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Washington
  • Ecological dry toilet / Cësar Añorve
  • UnBathroom / William Hsu
  • shelterproject / shelterproject.org
  • Sphere Project / Steering Committee for Humanitarian Response, InterAction
  • Roots of Peace / Heidi Kühn, Gary Kühn, Kyleigh Kühn
  • European Greenbelt / World Conservation Union
  • A civilian occupation : the politics of Israeli architecture / Rafi Segal, Eyal Weizman
  • Sleeping Bag Project / Project Locus
  • Housing for health / Paul Pholeros, Stephan Rainow, Paul Torzillo
  • Viewing platforms ; Stair to park / Heavy Trash
  • Finding public space in the margins / Center for Community Research and Design, Woodbury University
  • City without a ghetto / Center for Urban Pedagogy
  • Shrinking Cities / Shrinking Cities
  • Urban acupuncture : Curitiba, Brazil.
"Edited by architecture for Humanity, a volunteer-based organization that provides architectural solutions to humanitarian crises, Design Like You Give a Damm brings the best of humanitarian design to the printed page. Proceeds from the sale of this book will support the work of Architecture for Humanity."-- From the bookjacket.
Law Library (Crown)
Book
1 online resource (267 pages) : color illustrations.
  • 8 Introduction Ground Rules for Humanitarian Design 18 Part 1 - Histories of Humanitarian Design and Aid 20 Humanitarian Design Notes for a Definition Christian Hubert and Ioanna Theocharopoulou 36 Fifty Years of the Community-Led Incremental Development Paradigm for Urban Housing and Place-Making John FC Turner and Patrick Wakely 56 Part 2 - Land 58 Real Estate and Property Rights in Humanitarian Design Jesse M Keenan 70 Remediating Ecocide Alice Min Soo Chun 86 Part 3 - Crisis in Health and Culture 88 Crisis Architecture Conflict, Cultures of Displacement and Crisis-forms J Yolande Daniels 98 Emergency Medical Structures Sabrina Plum 110 Part 4 - Water and Sanitation 112 Fluid Matters On Water and Design Elizabeth Parker 124 Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Interventions Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage to Reduce the Burden of Diarrhoeal Disease in Developing Countries Daniele Lantagne 134 Part 5 - Ecology and Humanitarian Design 136 Architectures of Eco-Literacy Eric Howeler and J Meejin Yoon 142 Circling Research with Design NLE's African Water Cities Project and Prototype Floating School for Makoko Kunle Adeyemi 148 Part 6 - Local Materials and Local Skills 150 Intelligent Materials and Technology Alice Min Soo Chun 168 One City Merritt Bulcholz 176 Part 7 - Shelter and Housing 178 Missing Scales Deborah Gans 192 reCOVER Emergency Shelter Interventions Anselmo G Canfora 210 Part 8 - Education and Practice 212 Humanitarian Architecture Is Hip. Now What? Eric Cesal 218 Reading Codes Is a Whole New World Grainne Hassett 238 Part 9 - Architecture, Planning and Politics 240 Delmas 32 A Post-Disaster Planning Experience in Haiti Sabine Malebranche 250 Building On, Over, With Postcolonialism and Humanitarian Design Irene E Brisson 258 Select Bibliography 259 Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781118361597 20160802
Delve deep into the complex issues surrounding humanitarian design Ground Rules in Humanitarian Design establishes essential foundations for thinking about humanitarian design and its role in global change. Outlining a vital framework for designing for impoverished and disaster-stricken communities, this informative guide explores the integration of culture, art, architecture, economy, ecology, health, and education. Experts on land, health, water, housing, education, and planning weigh in with best practices and critical considerations during the design process, and discussion of the environmental considerations and local materials/skills will broaden your understanding of this nuanced specialty. Richly illustrated, this guide combines graphic documentation of projects, maps, and data-tracking developments from Asia, Africa, and the Americas to underscore the complexities of this emerging and evolving field. The ambition to provide humanitarian architecture for areas in acute need is driving design innovation worldwide among both practitioners and educators. This book provides an indispensable resource for those engaged in the search for the sustainable inclusion of cultural code and compassion as a technology for design innovation. * Learn how to approach the problem of humanitarian design * Understand the cultural factors that play into development * Develop a new framework for planning post-disaster design * See how humanitarian design is pushing the industry forward While still in college, students are being given the opportunity to directly participate in programmes that provide vital facilities for communities abroad. While these international initiatives remain largely ad hoc, this book provides parameters for engagement and establishes best practices for approaching these projects with a global perspective. With expert insight and practical strategies on the ground, Ground Rules in Humanitarian Design is an essential resource for architects at any level.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781118361597 20160802
Book
xviii, 325 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Introduction-- Development of Design Concepts-- Planning and Design Principles - Relationship to Safety and Security-- Security and Community Ownership of Design-- Case Studies: US, UK, Canada, The Netherlands, Far East, Australasia. Future Perspectives.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780750654920 20160528
Here is a book about the practical design of communities and housing in which people can enjoy a good quality of life, free from crime and fear of crime. Recognising that crime, vandalism and anti-social behaviour are issues of high public concern, and that the driving forces behind crime are numerous, this book argues that good design can help tackle many of these issues. It shows how, through integrating simple crime prevention principles in the design process, it is possible, almost without notice, to make residential environments much safer. Written from the perspective of an architect and town planner, this book offers practical design guidelines through a set of accessible case studies drawn from the UK, USA, The Netherlands and Scandinavia. Each example illustrates how success comes when design solutions reflect local characteristics and where communities are truly sustainable; where residents feel they belong, and where crime is dealt with as part of the bigger picture of urban design. It is a practical guide to the creation of secure spaces through design. An accessible narrative shows examples of best practice internationally. 100 plans and drawings describe how to create a safer built environment through architecture and urban design.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780750654920 20160528
Green Library
Book
1 online resource (267).
  • pt. 1 Histories Of Humanitarian Design And Aid
  • Humanitarian Design
  • Notes for a Definition / Ioanna Theocharopoulou
  • Fifty Years of the Community-Led Incremental Development
  • Paradigm for Urban Housing and Place-Making / Patrick Wakely
  • pt. 2 LAND
  • Real Estate and Property Rights in Humanitarian Design / Jesse M Keenan
  • Remediating Ecocide / Alice Min Soo Chun
  • pt. 3 CRISIS IN HEALTH AND CULTURE
  • Crisis Architecture
  • Conflict, Cultures of Displacement and Crisis-forms / J Yolande Daniels
  • Emergency Medical Structures / Sabrina Plum
  • pt. 4 WATER AND SANITATION
  • Fluid Matters
  • On Water and Design / Elizabeth Parker
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Interventions
  • Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage to Reduce the Burden of Diarrhoeal Disease in Developing Countries / Daniele Lantagne
  • pt. 5 ECOLOGY AND HUMANITARIAN DESIGN
  • Architectures of Eco-Literacy / J Meejin Yoon
  • Circling Research with Design.
  • NLE's African Water Cities Project and Prototype Floating School for Makoko / Kunle Adeyemi
  • pt. 6 LOCAL MATERIALS AND LOCAL SKILLS
  • Intelligent Materials and Technology / Alice Min Soo Chun
  • One City / Merritt Bulcholz
  • pt. 7 SHELTER AND HOUSING
  • Missing Scales / Deborah Gans
  • reCOVER
  • Emergency Shelter Interventions / Anselmo G Canfora
  • pt. 8 EDUCATION AND PRACTICE
  • Humanitarian Architecture Is Hip. Now What? / Eric Cesal
  • Reading Codes Is a Whole New World / Grainne Hassett
  • pt. 9 ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING AND POLITICS
  • Delmas 32
  • A Post-Disaster Planning Experience in Haiti / Sabine Malebranche
  • Building On, Over, With
  • Postcolonialism and Humanitarian Design / Irene E Brisson.

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