Viljoen, Andre and Bohn, Katrin (2003) The environmental impact of building materials In: Roaf, S., Fuentes, M. and Thomas, S., eds. Ecohouse. The Architectural Press, Oxford, UK, pp. 42-66. ISBN 9780750657341Full text not available from this repository.
This chapter includes a historic overview of urban land use patterns within the context of sustainable urban design. The reference to the role of urban agriculture within sustainable urban design is of particular significance as is the definition of “site yield” as a measure of the percentage of energy and resource requirements harvested from within the boundary of a development site.
|Item Type:||Chapter in book|
|Subjects:||K000 Architecture, Building and Planning > K200 Building
K000 Architecture, Building and Planning > K100 Architecture
|Faculties:||Faculty of Arts > School of Architecture and Design|
|Depositing User:||Andre Viljoen|
|Date Deposited:||09 Jun 2010|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2015 11:55|
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