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- Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 54.00
In just four years a modern campus has come into being for the Vienna University of Economics and Business. The master plan by BUSarchitektur provides an urban ?oasis with pavilions in the garden?. The buildings by Zaha Hadid Architects,BUSarchitektur, Atelier Hitoshi Abe, CRAB studio, Estudio Carme Pinós and NO.MAD Arquitectos interact... more...
- W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2010; US$ 53.92
This book is the first to give a complete overview of theory and practice of the vocational school showing its mission and functions as an institute for adult vocational and further education. The author focuses on the development from the origin to the present, highlights the roles of teachers and lecturers, of students and others actors involved... more...
- W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2007; US$ 11.79
Der Leitfaden Frühwarnsystem Qualifikationsplanung wendet sich an Praktiker der betrieblichen Qualifizierungsberatung. Der Leitfaden legt dar, wie Unternehmen Frühwarnindikatoren interpretieren, zeigt auf, wie Unternehmensführungen für Frühwarnindikatoren sensibilisiert werden können, stellt Checklisten und weiterführende Tools zur frühzeitigen Erkennung... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 67.00
Earthquake-prone communities need earthquake-resistant schools. In 2002, a primary school in San Giuliano, Italy, collapsed killing 29 children and one teacher. In May 2003, a medium-sized earthquake in the city of Bingöl, Turkey, caused the collapse of three new schools and a dormitory, killing many children as they slept. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 63.00
The third PEB Compendium features educational institutions from 20 countries selected by an international jury for their exemplary facilities. This work addresses how the design, use and management of physical infrastructure can contribute to the quality of education. With full-colour photographs, plans and descriptions, the Compendium focuses... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00
The articles of this e-book present theoretical considerations, empirical findings and practical experiences from the Lüneberg Sustainable University research and development project. This draws attention to the fact that integrating sustainability into higher education institutions needs theoretical reflection as well as to show that sustainability... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00
Findings from these studies underscore the complexities of these relationships between the physical environment of schools and the experiences of building occupants. We are reminded that schools exist within larger social, political and fiscal circumstances, all of which influence decisions about how we will invest in the design, construction, and... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 39.99
Schularchitekturen markieren material die Grenzen des schulischen Bildungsraums. Gleichzeitig geraten diese Territorialisierungen infolge des globalisierten Bildungsanspruchs, des Bedeutungszuwachses von Alltagsbildung und des medienkulturellen Wandels zunehmend unter Druck. Vor diesem Hintergrund werden schulbaulicher Wandel und aktuell konzeptionelle... more...
- R&L Education 2011; US$ 23.99
Urban Schools: Crisis and Revolution describes America's inner-city public schools and the failure of most to provide even a minimally adequate education for their students. With numerous examples, James Deneen and Carm Catanese argue that these failures are preventable. more...
- OECD Publishing 2011; US$ 63.00
Designing for Education: Compendium of Exemplary Educational Facilities 2011 showcases over 60 recently built or refurbished educational facilities from 28 countries. Collectively, these projects demonstrate state-of-the-art design in this field and each one is lavishly illustrated with colour photos, plans and descriptions. The individual chapters... more...