Part I. Introduction: Definition, design and development of the built environment : 1. The built environment: definition and scope / Tom J. Bartuska 2. Four traditions in the built environment / Henry C. Matthews Part II. Central issues: human-environmental-technical dimensions of a quality environment : 3. Understanding environment(s) : built and natural / Tom J. Bartuska 4. Designing with people: human behavior, culture and user participation / Paul G. Windley and Wendy R. McClure 5. Designing with the environment: land and climate / Michael S. Owen and Bruce T. Haglund 6. Designing with technology: collaborative and creative process / Matthew A. Taylor and Kenneth L. Carper 7. Designing with a visual language: elements and ordering systems / Gregory A. Kessler Part III. Design and planning components (levels of integration) in the built environment : Component 1. Products: industrial and product design : 8. The humanly made object / Catherine M. Bicknell 9. From craft tradition to industrial design / Catherine M. Bicknell Component 2. Interiors: interior design : 10. Cultural blueprints of human existence / John C. Turpin 11. Human nature and the near environment / Nancy H. Blossom 12. Interior design: contemporary issues and challenges / Jo Ann A. Thompson and Tina H. Johansen Component 3. Structures architecture, engineering and construction 13. Historic and contemporary trends in architecture / Katherine M. Keane 14. Architecture as a cultural layer / Wendy R. McClure 15. The fitness test: designing with human and environmental factors / Bruce T. Haglund and Tom J. Bartuska 16. Engineering contributions / Carl W. Hall 17. Constructing the built environment / W. Max Kirk Component 4. Landscapes: landscape architecture and planning : 18. Landscape architecture through time / Frederick R. Steiner 19. Landscape architecture today: purpose, process and palette / Kenneth R. Brooks 20. Comparative campus design and planning / Phillip S. Waite Component 5. Cities: urban design and planning : 21. The history of urbanization / Robert J. Patton 22. The inherited city as a resource / Robert M. Baron 23. Cities today: the imprint of human needs in urban patterns and form / Tom J. Bartuska 24. Urban design and planning / Michael S. Owen Component 6. Regions: regional planning and management : 25. Defining and planning the regional context / Barbara M. Parmenter 26. Regional planning: historic and contemporary developments, / Frederick R. Steiner 27. Connections: products to regional planning and policies / William W. Budd Component 7. Earth: global policies, planning and management : 28. Global life-support system and the built environment / Eldon H. Franz 29. Taking local-global action in the built environment / Diane Armpriest Part IV. Challenges: designing and planning a quality sustainable environment for all : 30. Urbanization and the global housing crisis / Bashir A. Kazimee 31. Livable/sustainable communities / Wendy R. McClure 32. Conspectus / Tom J. Bartuska.
Rev. ed. of: The built environment / Tom J. Bartuska, Gerald L. Young. c1994. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Accession Fund for the Built Environment Collections.