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The Resource Big & green : toward sustainable architecture in the 21st century, edited by David Gissen

Big & green : toward sustainable architecture in the 21st century, edited by David Gissen

Label
Big & green : toward sustainable architecture in the 21st century
Title
Big & green
Title remainder
toward sustainable architecture in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Gissen
Title variation
Big and green
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
720/.47/074753
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2542.36
LC item number
.B54 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
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  • Gissen, David
  • National Building Museum (U.S.)
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  • Sustainable architecture
  • Commercial buildings
Label
Big & green : toward sustainable architecture in the 21st century, edited by David Gissen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held Jan. 17-June 22, 2003 at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / David Gissen -- Energy -- The air we breathe / Guy Battle -- Light & air -- Vertiscapes : the skyscraper as garden / James Wines -- Greenery, water & waste -- Beyond the limits of sustainable architecture : a new material sensibility for the twenty-first century / Michael Braungart -- Construction -- Rethinking the corporate biosphere : the social ecology of sustainable architecture / David Serlin -- Urbanism -- [Interviews] by Nina Rappaport: Richard Rogers, On sustainability and how it's changing the face of modernism ; Kenneth Yeang, Building cities in the sky ; Bruce Fowle, Robert Fox, and William Browning, It's not easy building green -- Glossary of terms used in sustainable design / Ashok Raiji
Control code
ocm50155225
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781568983615
Lccn
2002010635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50155225
  • (Sirsi) a772701
Label
Big & green : toward sustainable architecture in the 21st century, edited by David Gissen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held Jan. 17-June 22, 2003 at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / David Gissen -- Energy -- The air we breathe / Guy Battle -- Light & air -- Vertiscapes : the skyscraper as garden / James Wines -- Greenery, water & waste -- Beyond the limits of sustainable architecture : a new material sensibility for the twenty-first century / Michael Braungart -- Construction -- Rethinking the corporate biosphere : the social ecology of sustainable architecture / David Serlin -- Urbanism -- [Interviews] by Nina Rappaport: Richard Rogers, On sustainability and how it's changing the face of modernism ; Kenneth Yeang, Building cities in the sky ; Bruce Fowle, Robert Fox, and William Browning, It's not easy building green -- Glossary of terms used in sustainable design / Ashok Raiji
Control code
ocm50155225
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781568983615
Lccn
2002010635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50155225
  • (Sirsi) a772701

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