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Ritualized Architecture in East Mexico
(Green Lines Institute for Sustainable Development, 2014-03-01)
The Papaloapan River in East Mexico is a rich region historically, culturally and naturally. These characteristics are also reflected in the region’s vernacular architecture. This fascination with the built environment led ...
Green business models in the UK construction sector: Empirical study
A business model is considered to be green when a business changes part(s) of its business model and thereby both captures economic value and provides environmental improvement. The aim of this paper is to explore how ...
From Vernacular to Personalised and Sustainable
(The Architectural and Science Association and Genova University Press, 2014-12-10)
The social and environmental role of closed oriental balco-nies (Mashrabiyas) remains a significant vernacular aspect of Middle Eastern architecture. However, changes in architectural style, social needs, and the high ...
“Sí, señor, yo vivo aquí” ("Yes, Sir, I Live Here")
(Intellect Books, 2014-10-14)