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The Resource Landscape architecture : an introduction, Robert Holden & Jamie Liversedge, (electronic resource)

Landscape architecture : an introduction, Robert Holden & Jamie Liversedge, (electronic resource)

Label
Landscape architecture : an introduction
Title
Landscape architecture
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
Robert Holden & Jamie Liversedge
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Aimed at prospective and new students, this book gives a comprehensive introduction to the nature and practise of landscape architecture, the professional skills required and the latest developments.After discussing the history of the profession, the book explains the design process through principles such as hierarchy, human scale, unity, harmony, asymmetry, color, form, and texture. It looks at how design is represented through both drawing and modeling, and through digital techniques such as CAD and the use of GIS (Geographic Information Systems). This is followed by an examination of project management and landscape management techniques. Finally, the book explores educational and employment opportunities and the future of the profession in the context of climate change and sustainability. Illustrated with international examples of completed projects, Landscape Architecture provides an invaluable, one-stop resource for anyone considering studying or a career in this field"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holden, Robert
Dewey number
712
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SB469.37
LC item number
. H65 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Liversedge, Jamie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • ARCHITECTURE / Landscape
  • GARDENING / Garden Design
  • GARDENING / Landscape
Label
Landscape architecture : an introduction, Robert Holden & Jamie Liversedge, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=926191
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What is a landscape architect? -- How this book is structured -- 1. The history of landscape architecture -- 2. Beginning a project -- 3. The design process -- 4. Representing the landscape design -- 5. From design team to long-term landscape management -- 6. Education and employment -- 7. The future -- Recycling and everyday practice -- Final thoughts
Control code
ocn897645492
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (467 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780674193
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897645492
  • (Sirsi) a1865582
Label
Landscape architecture : an introduction, Robert Holden & Jamie Liversedge, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=926191
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What is a landscape architect? -- How this book is structured -- 1. The history of landscape architecture -- 2. Beginning a project -- 3. The design process -- 4. Representing the landscape design -- 5. From design team to long-term landscape management -- 6. Education and employment -- 7. The future -- Recycling and everyday practice -- Final thoughts
Control code
ocn897645492
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (467 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780674193
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897645492
  • (Sirsi) a1865582

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