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Regenerative and Positive Impact Architecture: Learning from Case Studies

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Regenerative and Positive Impact Architecture: Learning from Case Studies

Regenerative and Positive Impact Architecture: Learning from Case Studies By Prof. Shady Attia
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 108 Pages | ISBN : 3319667173 | 3.39 MB

This book is a guide to energy efficiency and environmental impact assessment in high-performance buildings projects. It compares four state-of-the-art buildings to examine the steps needed for a transition from negative impact reduction architecture to positive impact regenerative architecture, utilizing life cycle analysis.

The Dead City: Urban Ruins and the Spectacle of Decay

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The Dead City: Urban Ruins and the Spectacle of Decay

The Dead City: Urban Ruins and the Spectacle of Decay by Paul Dobraszczyk
English | June 30th, 2017 | ASIN: B01N5UO88B, ISBN: 1784537160 | 272 pages | EPUB | 10.55 MB

Cities are imagined not just as utopias, but also as ruins. In literature, film, art and popular culture, urban landscapes have been submerged by floods, razed by alien invaders, abandoned by fearful inhabitants and consumed in fire. The Dead City unearths meanings from such depictions of ruination and decay, looking at representations of both thriving cities and ones which are struggling, abandoned or simply in transition.

Franco Cardini - Castel del Monte

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Franco Cardini - Castel del Monte

Franco Cardini - Castel del Monte
Italian | 2016 | 138 pages | ASIN: B01F97Q8R2 | EPUB | 1,3 MB

The Capital of Europe: Architecture and Urban Planning for the European Union (Repost)

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The Capital of Europe: Architecture and Urban Planning for the European Union (Repost)

Carola Hein, "The Capital of Europe: Architecture and Urban Planning for the European Union"
2004 | pages: 329 | ISBN: 0275978745 | PDF | 24,6 mb

Retrofitting Cities for Tomorrow's World

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Retrofitting Cities for Tomorrow's World

Malcolm Eames and Tim Dixon, "Retrofitting Cities for Tomorrow's World"
English | ISBN: 1119007216 | 2017 | 312 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Stability of Geotechnical Structures: Theoretical and Numerical Analysis

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Stability of Geotechnical Structures: Theoretical and Numerical Analysis

Stability of Geotechnical Structures: Theoretical and Numerical Analysis
Bentham | English | 2016 | ISBN-10: 1681083043 | 410 pages | PDF | 12 mb

.M. Cheng, H. Wong, C.J. Leo, C.K. Lau

Reassessing the Roles of Women as 'Makers' of Medieval Art and Architecture (2 Vol. Set) (Repost)

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Reassessing the Roles of Women as 'Makers' of Medieval Art and Architecture (2 Vol. Set) (Repost)

Therese Martin, "Reassessing the Roles of Women as 'Makers' of Medieval Art and Architecture (2 Vol. Set)"
English | 2012 | ISBN: 9004185550 | PDF | pages: 1185 | 89.3 mb

Stadtforschung: Gegenstand und Methoden

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Stadtforschung: Gegenstand und Methoden

Frank Eckardt, "Stadtforschung: Gegenstand und Methoden"
German | 2014 | ISBN: 3658008237 | PDF | pages: 243 | 2.7 mb

Forensic Architecture: Violence at the Threshold of Detectability

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Forensic Architecture: Violence at the Threshold of Detectability

Forensic Architecture: Violence at the Threshold of Detectability by Eyal Weizman
English | May 5th, 2017 | ISBN: 1935408860 | 361 pages | PDF | 26.13 MB

In recent years, the group Forensic Architecture began using novel research methods to undertake a series of investigations into human rights abuses. Today, the group provides crucial evidence for international courts and works with a wide range of activist groups, NGOs, Amnesty International, and the UN.

The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution [Audiobook]

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The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution [Audiobook]

Yuri Slezkine, Stefan Rudnicki (Narrator), "The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution"
ASIN: B0753L88BB, ISBN: 1538478358 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~45:07:00 | 1,28 GB

The Situationist City (MIT Press)

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The Situationist City (MIT Press)

The Situationist City (MIT Press) by Simon Sadler
English | Mar. 7, 1998 | ISBN: 0262193922 | 243 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

From 1957 to 1972 the artistic and political movement known as the Situationist International (SI) worked aggressively to subvert the conservative ideology of the Western world. The movement's broadside attack on "establishment" institutions and values left its mark upon the libertarian left, the counterculture, the revolutionary events of 1968, and more recent phenomena from punk to postmodernism.

Jews and the Renaissance of Synagogue Architecture, 1450–1730

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Jews and the Renaissance of Synagogue Architecture, 1450–1730

Barry L Stiefel, "Jews and the Renaissance of Synagogue Architecture, 1450–1730"
2014 | ISBN-10: 1848933630, 1138662119 | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Exhibiting Modernity and Indonesian Vernacular Architecture

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Exhibiting Modernity and Indonesian Vernacular Architecture

Exhibiting Modernity and Indonesian Vernacular Architecture: Hybrid Architecture at Pasar Gambir of Batavia, the 1931 Paris International Colonial Exhibition and Taman Mini Indonesia Indah by Yulia Nurliani Lukito
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3658116048 | 192 Pages | PDF | 10.6 MB

In her research Yulia Nurliani Lukito analyses modernity and the construction of culture by the authorities using the images of Indonesian vernacular architecture presented at three different sites and times.

Bausanierung: Grundlagen - Planung - Durchführung (Repost)

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Bausanierung: Grundlagen - Planung - Durchführung (Repost)

Guido F. Moschig, "Bausanierung: Grundlagen - Planung - Durchführung"
German | 2014 | ISBN: 3834818402 | PDF | pages: 454 | 11.7 mb

Connecting Places, Connecting People: A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century

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Connecting Places, Connecting People: A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century

Reena Tiwari, "Connecting Places, Connecting People: A Paradigm for Urban Living in the 21st Century"
English | ISBN: 1138213063, 1138213055 | 2017 | EPUB | 180 pages | 10,5 MB