Paesaggio costiero, sviluppo turistico sostenibile (Italian by Aa.Vv.,Annalisa Calcagno Maniglio

By Aa.Vv.,Annalisa Calcagno Maniglio

Questo testo contiene i risultati di una ricerca universitaria condotta sull'ambiente costiero, da pace soggetto a forti pressioni antropiche, a vari fenomeni di urbanizzazione, cementificazione e costruzione di infrastrutture di vario genere.
Ruota intorno ai due termini principali di paesaggio e turismo e all'aggettivo costiero che li accomuna. Si riferisce, in particolare, a quei processi di sviluppo turistico che sono stati tra i motori principali e le reason primarie delle trasformazioni di tante aree litoranee; evidenzia problemi e vicende di particolare complessità e criticità che si sono succeduti in prevalenza negli ultimi cinquant'anni e che hanno riguardato e riguardano l'alterazione delle fragilità naturali e delle identità culturali del paesaggio costiero; analizza le potenzialità di un approccio paesistico integrato according to affrontare, congiuntamente, le interazioni esistenti tra tutela attiva delle risorse e politiche di utilizzo turistico sostenibile.
Alla ricerca hanno partecipato studiosi e ricercatori universitari interessati da pace ai temi ed ai problemi che coinvolgono le tematiche paesaggistiche e all'applicazione di principi ed obiettivi delle recenti carte e normative, nazionali ed internazionali, che considerano il paesaggio un organismo vivente in continua trasformazione, una risorsa comune che richiede politiche combine ed azioni progettuali proceed e sostenibili.

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Understanding Tall Buildings: A Theory of Placemaking by Kheir Al-Kodmany

By Kheir Al-Kodmany

In contemporary years, the quick velocity of tall development building has fostered a undeniable form of placelessness, with many new tall constructions being outfitted out of scale, context and position. through reading enormous quantities of tall structures and by means of supplying thousands of visuals that encourage, stimulate and have interaction, Understanding Tall structures contends that well-designed tall constructions can rejuvenate towns, ignite monetary task, help social existence and enhance urban satisfaction. even though this ebook doesn't declare to own the entire recommendations, it does suggest particular tall development layout guidance that can aid to advertise placemaking. via this paintings, it's the author’s wish that ill-conceived advancements turns into much less universal sooner or later and that reliable placemaking turns into the norm, no longer the exception. This e-book is a must-read for college kids and practitioners operating to create higher tall constructions and higher city environments.

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Reckoning with Colin Rowe: Ten Architects Take Position by Emmanuel Petit

By Emmanuel Petit

While the 1st half the 20 th century in structure was once, to a wide volume, characterised via thoughts in aesthetics (accompanied via succinct and polemical manifestoes), the post-war many years observed emerge a extra subtle and highbrow disciplinary framework that at last metamorphosed into the hugely theory-focused second of the 'postmodern'. Colin Frederick Rowe (1920 - 1999) was once a pace-setter of this epistemic shift because of his flair to attach his ancient and philosophical erudition to the visible research of architecture.

This publication unites ten various views from architects whose lives and concepts intersected with Rowe’s, including:

  • Robert Maxwell

  • Anthony Vidler

  • Peter Eisenman

  • O. Mathias Ungers

  • Léon Krier

  • Rem Koolhaas

  • Alan Colquhoun

  • Robert Slutzky

  • Bernhard Hoesli

  • Bernard Tschumi

  • With an creation by way of Emmanuel Petit and a postscript by means of Jonah Rowen

In their severe overview of a key 20th century formalist, those popular architects ponder how their very own positions got here to diverge from Rowe’s. Reckoning with Colin Rowe is a thought-provoking dialogue of key colleges, locations, ideas and other people of architectural concept because the post-war years, illustrated with over 40 attractive black and white drawings and photographs.

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On Span and Space: Exploring Structures in Architecture by Bjorn N. Sandaker

By Bjorn N. Sandaker

In this richly illustrated ebook with many functional examples, Bjorn Sandaker presents readers with a greater knowing of the connection among know-how and structure.

As an skilled instructor and author, Sandaker bargains a well-founded aesthetic idea to aid the knowledge and assessment of a structure's shape and layout, studying strategies and viewpoints from either the professions of engineering and architecture.

Comprehensively overlaying constitution and aesthetics, this publication is perfect for college kids, pros and teachers within the parts of structure and development.

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Theatres: Planning Guidance for Design and Adaptation by Roderick Ham

By Roderick Ham

Theatres: making plans tips for layout and version specializes in the layout, kind and dimension, defense, acoustics, and lights structures of theaters.

The booklet first takes a glance on the variety and measurement of theaters, layout of auditorium, sightlines, acoustics, and safeguard. Discussions specialize in risks and safeguards, fire-fighting home equipment, sprinkler platforms and smoke detectors, reverberation, tools of fixing acoustics, curved and concave surfaces, staggered seating, acoustic limits, and live performance and recital halls. The booklet then examines exits and technique of get away, seating format and defense rules, laws, and level scenery.

The manuscript ponders on degree lighting fixtures, communications, movie projection, functionality association, and public parts. themes comprise entry for the disabled, bathrooms, eating place, fix workshops, estate shop, scene dock, projection suites, amplifier racks, direct projection, degree administration functionality keep an eye on approach, and entry to lights positions over the level. The booklet additionally studies the recovery of previous theaters, convention amenities, paintings facilities and studio theaters, electric and mechanical prone, and management.

The ebook is a worthy reference for layout engineers and researchers attracted to the layout and version of theaters.

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Handbuch Historisches Mauerwerk: Untersuchungsmethoden und by Josef Maier

By Josef Maier

Das Buch bietet einen umfassenden Überblick zu Schäden am historischen Mauerwerk: nicht nur Feuchtigkeits- und Salzschäden, sondern auch Schäden durch Risse und lose Füllschichten. Der Autor liefert wertvolle Tipps zur Erkennung der Schadensursachen sowie Anleitungen für zerstörungsarme Untersuchungen und für die Instandsetzung. In die 2. Auflage wurden neue technische Möglichkeiten zur Instandsetzung von historischem Mauerwerk aufgenommen, aktuelle Normen und Regelwerke sowie neue Anforderungen zum Schall- und Wärmeschutz wurden berücksichtigt.

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Planning Theory for Practitioners by Michael P. Brooks

By Michael P. Brooks

This e-book is suggested analyzing for planners getting ready to take the AICP examination.

In this new publication, Michael Brooks bridges the distance among thought and perform. He describes an unique approach—Feedback Strategy—that builds at the strengths of earlier making plans theories with one difference: it not just recognizes yet welcomes politics—the bogeyman of real-world making plans. do not carry your nostril or glance the wrong way, Brooks advises planners, yet use politics in your personal virtue.

Brooks admits that the majority of the time making plans idea does not have a lot to do with making plans perform. those principles rooted within the planner's genuine international are diversified. This approach employs daily poltiical methods to improve making plans, trusts planners' own values ethics, and depends upon their skill to assist consumers articulate a imaginative and prescient. making plans thought for Practitioners will motivate not just veteran planners trying to find a clean technique, but in addition scholars and up to date graduates dismayed via the space among educational thought and genuine practice.

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Manual do Arquiteto: Planejamento, Dimensionamento e Projeto by Pamela Buxton

By Pamela Buxton

Ponto de partida excellent para qualquer projeto de arquitetura, este livro trata de aspectos específicos do projeto, como materiais, acústica e iluminação, de dados gerais de projeto sobre as dimensões humanas (ergonomia e ergometria) e de necessidades espaciais. A obra fornece as exigências básicas para projetos considerando as mudanças de comportamento, climáticas e necessidades da sociedade, como projetar para áreas sujeitas a enchentes, inclusão de práticas de projeto sustentável, etc.

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Marsica 1915 - L’Aquila 2009: Un secolo di ricostruzioni by Fabio Redi,Natascia Ridolfi,Lucia Serafini,Antonio Maria

By Fabio Redi,Natascia Ridolfi,Lucia Serafini,Antonio Maria Socciarelli,Andrea Tertulliani,Riccardo Trezzi,Nicola Tullo,Rosanna Tuteri,Claudio Varagnoli,Clara Verazzo,Alessandra Vittorini,Maria Rosaria Potenza,Francesco Porcelli,Aldo Pezzi,Paolo Emilio Belli

Collana Antico/Futuro diretta da Claudio Varagnoli
Il quantity riunisce gli atti del convegno Ricostruzioni: Marsica 1915, L’Aquila 2009, organizzato con il Comune di Pescina (AQ) il 17 gennaio 2015 dall’Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia e dall’Università di Chieti-Pescara “G. d’Annunzio”. l. a. manifestazione rientrava nel quadro delle numerose attività che varie istituzioni pubbliche hanno organizzato in keeping with il centenario del grande terremoto del 1915. L’attenzione in keeping with l’anniversario di questo sisma – che danneggiò seriamente un ampio settore dell’Italia centrale – ha soprattutto riguardato l. a. Marsica, territorio dell’Abruzzo prossimo all’Aquila, città colpita nel 2009 da un altro terremoto che ha causato ingenti danni. Proprio questa adiacenza geografica consente di legare, in un percorso ideale, un secolo di distruzioni e ricostruzioni, e tentare di farne emergere aspetti salienti: according to stimolare il confronto tra studiosi di varia estrazione sul nostro grado di conoscenza storica dei processi che hanno modificato sostanzialmente i paesaggi a seguito dei grandi terremoti e in keeping with verificare los angeles maturità del dibattito su un argomento tanto complesso. Il tremendous prioritario di questa operazione è di natura didattica, legato al tentativo di rappresentare aspetti delle grandi difficoltà legate alle ricostruzioni “pesanti”. Quindi convincere della necessità di evitarle, mostrandole come esse sono nella realtà: necessario complemento (e spesso completamento) delle distruzioni, e quindi esse stesse richiamo a favore della lungimirante azione preventiva.

Testi di: Maurizio Di Nicola, Andrea Tertulliani, Sergio Castenetto, Nicola Tullo, Fabrizio Terenzio Gizzi, Maria Rosaria Potenza, Cinzia Zotta, Fabrizio Galadini, Clara Cipriani, Alberto Clementi, Raffaele Colapietra, Antonio Maria Socciarelli, Maurizio D’Antonio, Alessandra Vittorini, Claudio Varagnoli, Clara Verazzo, Lucia Serafini, Aldo Pezzi, Paolo Emilio Bellisario, Rosanna Tuteri, Emanuela Ceccaroni, Fabio Redi, Francesco Porcelli, Riccardo Trezzi, Ada di Nucci, Natascia Ridolfi.

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Anatomy of a Park: The Essentials of Recreation Area by Donald J. Molnar

By Donald J. Molnar

The Fourth variation of Anatomy of a Park good points an extended view of the perform, the enterprise, and the management of park layout, with info accrued from interviews with execs from either the U.S. and overseas. Highlights contain: three-d web site plans and topographic maps with precious tricks for interpretation of the making plans and building files shared by way of designers and consumers. multiplied assurance of the huge problems with ecology-oriented “green layout” and the philosophy of sustainable perform. The economics of park layout: getting extra park on your cash and getting extra money in your park. A richly illustrated dialogue at the correct and fallacious how you can layout seating preparations. the most recent advancements within the linkage of pervious pavement with storm-water administration, besides problems with survival for crops in dense city environments. entire instructions for the customer looking a consulting dressmaker and the clothier looking a shopper, from the earliest initiation to the completed product. elevated examples and dialogue of the relationships and reasons of the weather of park layout, in addition to specialists’ reviews of what makes an outstanding park as opposed to an outstanding park. crucial insurance of how to maximise a park price range, together with the provide program strategy, sponsorship, partnerships, and volunteerism.

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