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The Resource Welcome to your world : how the built environment shapes our lives, Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Welcome to your world : how the built environment shapes our lives, Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Label
Welcome to your world : how the built environment shapes our lives
Title
Welcome to your world
Title remainder
how the built environment shapes our lives
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Williams Goldhagen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Taking us on a fascinating journey through some of the world's best and worst landscapes, buildings, and cityscapes, Sarah Williams Goldhagen draws from recent research in cognitive neuroscience and psychology to demonstrate how people's experiences of the places they build are central to their well-being, their physical health, their communal and social lives, and even their very sense of themselves. From this foundation, Goldhagen presents a powerful case that societies must use this knowledge to rethink what and how they build: the world needs better-designed, healthier environments that address the complex range of human individual and social needs."--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
720.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2542.4
LC item number
.G64 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Welcome to your world : how the built environment shapes our lives, Sarah Williams Goldhagen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-335) 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: The next environmental revolution -- The sorry places we live -- Blindspot: Experiencing the built environment -- The bodily basis of cognition -- Bodies situated in natural worlds -- People embedded in social worlds -- Designing for humans -- From blindsight to hindsight: Enriching environments, improving lives
Control code
ocn952206889
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxiv, 347 pages
Isbn
9780061957802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)952206889
  • (Sirsi) a1983876
Label
Welcome to your world : how the built environment shapes our lives, Sarah Williams Goldhagen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-335) 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: The next environmental revolution -- The sorry places we live -- Blindspot: Experiencing the built environment -- The bodily basis of cognition -- Bodies situated in natural worlds -- People embedded in social worlds -- Designing for humans -- From blindsight to hindsight: Enriching environments, improving lives
Control code
ocn952206889
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxiv, 347 pages
Isbn
9780061957802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)952206889
  • (Sirsi) a1983876

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