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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 115.95
This is the standard design guide on schools architecture, providing vital information on school architecture. Mark Dudek views school building design as a particularly specialised field encompassing ever changing educational theories, the subtle spatial and psychological requirements of growing children and practical issues that are unique to these... 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...
- Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 98.00
For some time now, school buildings have represented an important field in architecture, and there is an enduring interest in the challenges this design task presents. This publication explains in eleven chapters the central parameters for this architectural typology. Each theme is thoroughly investigated and illustrated with numerous... more...
- 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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 35.00
Carries readers into Chinese and American elementary and high school classrooms, and highlights the big differences between schooling in China and the United States. Nancy Pine reveals how these two countries need to extract themselves from outmoded practice and learn from each other's strengths. more...
- Birkhäuser 2007; US$ 133.00
As a new generation of educational environments are designed and built, this design manual helps architects to grasp the underlying educational theories and how they can be realized in built form, so that the building fulfills its role as a 3-dimensional curriculum plan. It presents over 80 international case studies. more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 29.99
Basierend auf den Ergebnissen einer unter Mitarbeit von Daniela Eichholz und Alexa Maria Kunz durchgeführten explorativen Studie zeichnen die Autorinnen vor dem Hintergrund einer sich derzeit verändernden Hochschullandschaft nach, wie Studierende ihren Campus erleben. Einblicke in spezifische Nutzertypen und Studienorientierungen einerseits sowie intersubjektiv... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 33.00
In many OECD countries, tertiary education systems have experienced rapid growth over the last decade. With tertiary education increasingly seen as a fundamental pillar for economic growth, these systems must now address the pressures of a globalising economy and labour market. Within governance frameworks that encourage institutions, individually... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
The great universities of the world are to a large extent defined in the public imagination by their physical form: when people think of a university, they usually think of a distinctive place, rather than about say the teaching or the research that might go on there. This is understandable, both because universities usually stay rooted to the same... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95
The time is ripe for interdisciplinary, collaborative approaches to school design. Whatever the current funding limitations, we still need to think about how we design, organise and use space in schools for learning and teaching. This edited book ensures that we don?t start from ground zero in terms of good design. Including chapters from researchers... more...