Sustainable Buildings

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Sustainable Construction
1.  Sustainable Construction by Sandy Halliday
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  "Described by one reviewer as "a superb practical guide and comprehensive reference to the vast and complex subject." Required reading for all. Over 100 great case study material"
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Ecominimalism: The Antidote to Eco-bling
2.  Ecominimalism: The Antidote to Eco-bling by Howard Liddell
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  "The author is an architect with 30 years at the forefront of ecological design, deftly demolishes myths about green architecture and makes it beautiful, affordable, and possible."
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Design Like You Give a Damn: Architectural Reponses to Humanitarian Crises
3.  Design Like You Give a Damn: Architectural Reponses to Humanitarian Crises by Architecture for Humanity
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  "Design Like You Give a Damn  - A range of exemplars of architectural solutions to humanitarian crises. Directs students & teachers to what should be being taught if we are to make a better world."
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Design for the Real World: Human Ecology and Social Change
4.  Design for the Real World: Human Ecology and Social Change by Victor Papanek
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  "Architecture & engineering could be used to improve quality of life  - if it's fundamental purpose was social & environmental improvement.We can design our way out of this. How much fun is that!"
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Interest and Inflation Free Money: Creating an Exchange Medium That Works for Everybody and Protects the Earth
5.  Interest and Inflation Free Money: Creating an Exchange Medium That Works for Everybody and Protects the Earth by Margrit Kennedy
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  "Interest and Inflation-Free Money explains why the current economic system isn't working and explains how to create an exchange mechanism that works for everybody."
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New Waterscapes: Planning, Building and Designing with Water
6.  New Waterscapes: Planning, Building and Designing with Water by Herbert Dreiseitl
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  "Just beautiful, creative use of water as an opportunity. A positive approach to water in the urban environment"
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Green Guide to the Architect's Job Book
7.  Green Guide to the Architect's Job Book by Sandy Halliday
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  "A step by step guide to delivering sustainable buildings. Anyone can aspire to it - but success relies on not dropping the baton. It's about the process!"
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Living Downstream: An ecologist looks at cancer & the environment: Ecologist Looks at Cancer and the Environment
8.  Living Downstream: An ecologist looks at cancer & the environment: Ecologist Looks at Cancer and the Environment by Sandra Steingraber
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  "Picks up where Carson left off the toxicity debate with feeling that Carson did not allow herself. "Of the 75000 synthetic chemicals now in common use, less than 3% have been tested for carcinogens.""
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The Greening of Machiavelli: Evolution of International Environmental Politics (RIIA)
9.  The Greening of Machiavelli: Evolution of International Environmental Politics (RIIA) by Tony Brenton
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  "Greening of Machiavelli -  Best title award & a really great summary of the way international agreements have evolved."
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Factor Four: Doubling Wealth, Halving Resource Use - The New Report to the Club of Rome
10.  Factor Four: Doubling Wealth, Halving Resource Use - The New Report to the Club of Rome by Ernst von Weizsacker
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  "Factor Four offers creative solutions to societal and environmental goals that are cheap and effective"
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Last updated: 15/12/2010
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