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Integral sustainable design : transformative perspectives / Mark DeKay with Susanne Bennett, editor.

Author/Creator:
DeKay, Mark.
Publication:
London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxviii, 490 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Sustainable design -- Philosophy.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. I The Four Perspectives Of Integral Sustainable Design: Touching All the Bases of the Sustainable Design World
Introduction
1.Design Principles from the Four Perspectives
2.Exploring Deeper into the Behaviours Perspective
3.Exploring Deeper into the Systems Perspective
4.Exploring Deeper into the Cultures Perspective
5.Exploring Deeper into the Experiences Perspective
pt. I Conclusion
pt. II Levels of Complexity in Sustainable Design: The Four Contemporary Structures
Introduction
6.Levels and Lines: The Development of Sustainable Design
7.A Developmental View of Design History
8.Design Awareness: The Six Essential Lines
9.The 16 Prospects of Sustainable Design
10.Unfolding Prospects of the Interior Perspectives
11.Unfolding Prospects of the Exterior Perspectives
12.Expanding the Design Self: Transforming the Sustainable Designer
pt. II Conclusion
pt. III Ecological Design Thinking: The Six Perceptual Shifts
Introduction
13.The Shift from Objects to Relationships to Subject-Object Relations
14.The Shift from Analysis to Context to Analysis-Context-Ground
15.The Shift from Structure to Process to Unfolding
16.The Shift from Materiality to Configuration to Pattern Languages
17.The Shift from Parts to Wholes to Holons
18.The Shift from Hierarchies to Networks to Holarchies
pt. III Conclusion
pt. IV Designing Relationships to Nature: Metaphors and Injunctions for Deep Connections
Introduction
19.The Nature of Nature from Five Levels
20.Designing in Relationship to Traditional Nature
21.Designing in Relationship to Modern Nature
22.Designing in Relationship to Postmodern Nature
23.Designing in Relationship to Integral Nature
24.Designing in Relationship to Transpersonal Nature
pt. IV Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment Collections.
Contributor:
Bennett, Susanne.
Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for the Built Environment Collections.
ISBN:
1849712026
9781849713122 (hardback)
184971312X (hardback)
OCLC:
650827425
Publisher Number:
99947766738