By: FOSKET, JENNIFER, MEMO, LAURA
United States, New Society Publishers: 2009
Seller ID: 11324
70 b/w illus, photos & charts
This book features communities that explicitly integrate social and human factors into their design and planning, and examines the impact living in these communities has on personal health, well-being and the capacity for pursuing sustainability. It includes interviews with developers, architects and residents, highlighting personal ideals and efforts to pursue a sustainable lifestyle. The book's three parts explore: how community is central to sustainable living in everything from co-housing to communes; communities that specifically integrate green buildin... View More...