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Construction ecology : nature as the basis for green buildings

Author: Jan Sendzimir; G Bradley Guy
Publisher: New York : Spon Press, 2002.
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Construction ecology.
New York : Spon Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001034698
(OCoLC)46975175
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Sendzimir; G Bradley Guy
ISBN: 0203166140 9780203166147 0203260759 9780203260753 9781134508310 113450831X 9781134508266 1134508263 9781134508303 1134508301 9781138134362 1138134368 9780415260923 0415260922
OCLC Number: 53833709
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 305 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Defining an ecology of construction / Charles J. Kibert, Jan Sendzimir and G. Bradley Guy --
Material circulation, energy hierarchy, and building construction / Howard T. Odum --
On complexity theory, exergy, and industrial ecology / James J. Kay --
Applying the principles of ecological emergence to building design and construction / Timothy F.H. Allen --
Using ecological dynamics to move toward an adaptive architecture / Garry Peterson --
Minimizing waste emissions from the built environment / Robert U. Ayres --
Industrial ecology and the built environment / Iddo K. Wernick --Construction ecology and metabolism / Stefan Bringezu --
Construction ecology / Fritz Balkau --
Ecologic analogues and architecture / Sim van der Ryn and Rob Peña --
Natural metabolism as the basis for "intelligent" architecture / Jürgen Bisch --
Green architecture / Malcolm Wells.
Responsibility: edited by Charles J. Kibert, Jan Sendzimir, and G. Bradley Guy.
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