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Urban lighting for people : evidence-based lighting design for the built environment

Author: Navaz Davoudian
Publisher: London : RIBA Publishing [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Lighting has the power to illuminate and enhance our experience within the built environment. The light that enables people to travel around their neighbourhood or their city; the light which they see themselves and their neighbourhood under. Research into the effects of urban lighting on behaviour, environmental psychology and social interaction is developing at a rapid rate. Yet, despite the affect it has on our  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Navaz Davoudian
ISBN: 9781859468210 1859468217
OCLC Number: 1089208581
Description: xv, 172 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The social study of urban lighting / Elettra Bordonaro, Joanne Entwistle and Dan Slater --
Urban lighting materplan --
origins, definitions, methodologies and collaborations / Karolina M Zielinska-Dabkowska --
Street lighting and older people / Navaz Davoudian --
Lighting for reassurance / Jemima Unwin --
Wayfinding and the hierarchy of urban elements at night / Navaz Davoudian --
The interaction of people, light and public space --
the changing role of light / Isabel Kelly and Navaz Davoudian --
Lessons learnt from design projects / Dan Lister and Eimly Dufner.
Responsibility: edited by Dr Navaz Davoudian.

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