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The Colour, Light and Contrast Manual : Designing and Managing Inclusive Built Environments.

Author: Keith Bright; Geoffrey Cook
Publisher: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Endorsed by the Society of Light and Lighting, this practical book offers comprehensive guidance on how colour, light and contrast can be incorporated within buildings to enhance their usability. The book provides state-of-the-art, clear guidance as well as a valuable information source for busy professionals involved in the design or management of new and existing environments. The ways colour, light and contrast  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bright, Keith.
Colour, Light and Contrast Manual : Designing and Managing Inclusive Built Environments.
Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Keith Bright; Geoffrey Cook
ISBN: 9781444319835 1444319833 1282984179 9781282984172
OCLC Number: 745976680
Description: 1 online resource (240 pages)
Contents: The Colour, Light and Contrast Manual; Contents; About the authors; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1: Colour, lighting and contrast in inclusive design; 2: Vision, hearing, colour and light; 3: Using lighting in an inclusive, accessible environment; 4: Colour and visual contrast in an inclusive, accessible environment; 5: Case studies; 6: Résumé of six relevant research projects on colour, lighting and contrast; References; Glossary of terms; Index.

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Endorsed by the Society of Light and Lighting, this practical book offers comprehensive guidance on how colour, light and contrast can be incorporated within buildings to enhance their usability. The book provides state-of-the-art, clear guidance as well as a valuable information source for busy professionals involved in the design or management of new and existing environments. The ways colour, light and contrast are used within built environments are critical in determining how people interact with the space, and how confident, safe, and secure they will feel when doing so. They also have a m.

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