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THE HANDBOOK OF DESIGN FOR SUSTAINABILITY. Ed. by Stuart Walker and Jacques Giard. Bloomsbury Academic, Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 2013. 576 pp. with 50 ills. 25 x 18 cm. LC 2013-5682 ISBN 9780857858528 In English.
Publisher's description: The Handbook of Design for Sustainability presents a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of this crucial subject -- its development, its methods, its practices and its potential futures. Bringing together leading international scholars and new researchers to provide a substantive insight into the latest thinking and research within the field, The Handbook covers a breadth of historical and theoretical understandings and includes a series of original essays that explore methods and approaches for designers and design educators. The Handbook presents the first systematic overview of the subject that, in addition to methods and examples, includes historical perspectives, philosophical approaches, business analyses, educational insights and emerging thinking. It is an invaluable resource for design researchers and students as well as design practitioners and private and public sector organizations wishing to develop more sustainable directions.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-2000 — Architecture, Criticism/Theory — Commercial/Industrial Design
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 156925
Hardcover $160.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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