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Scarcity : Architecture in an Age of Depleting Resources (Architectural Design, July/august 2012): Goodbun, Jon (EDT)/ Till, Jeremy (EDT)/ Iossifova, Deljana (EDT): BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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Scarcity : Architecture in an Age of Depleting Resources (Architectural Design, July/august 2012)
Scarcity : Architecture in an Age of Depleting Resources (Architectural Design, July/august 2012)
الناشر : John Wiley & Sons Inc
تاريخ الطبع. : 2012/08
Binding : Paperback
رقم الكتاب المتسلسل ( أي أس بي إن) : 9781119973621

مبلغ البوك ويب : AED 193.00

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اللغة : English
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Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A05330000
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Continuations: Monograph Series,any number
Textual Format: Readings/Anthologies
Academic Level: Extracurricular

Leading analysts of all the major resource domains - water, food, material, energy and finance - are all telling us that our global industrial growth models are taking the planet to the brink of chronic scarcity. In architecture, concerns about depleting material and energy sources have largely been centered on the more emollient category of 'sustainability.' This book brings together leading thinkers for the first time in a single volume, including Ezio Manzini, Erik Swyngedouw, John Thackara and Jeremy Till. In addition, featured architects and designers include Jody Boehnert, Katrin Bohn and Andre Viljoen.

5 Editorial Helen Castle

6 About the Guest Editors Jon Goodbun with Jeremy Till and Deljana Iossifova

8 Introduction Themes of Scarcity Jon Goodbun, Jeremy Till and Deljana Iossifova

16 Scarcity and Abundance: Urban Agriculture in Cuba and the US Andre Viljoen and Katrin Bohn

22 Cities, Natures and the Political Imaginary Maria Kaika and Erik Swyngedouw

28 Architecture and Relational Resources: Towards a New Materialist Practice Jon Goodbun and Karin Jaschke

34 Visualising Ecological Literacy Jody Boehnert

38 Invisible Agency Jeremy Till and Tatjana Schneider

44 Systemic Diagramming: An Approach to Decoding Urban Ecologies Ulysses Sengupta and Deljana Iossifova

52 Flexibility and Ecological Planning: Gregory Bateson on Urbanism Jon Goodbun

56 Error-Friendliness: How to Deal with the Future Scarcest Resource: The Environmental, Social, Economic Security. That is, How to Design Resilient Socio-Technical Systems Ezio Manzini 62 Can an Urban Community Independently Run Its Own Waste Services? Clare Brass, Flora Bowden and Kate McGeevor

66 Anthropocene Nights Benedict Singleton

72 Peak Oil and Transition Towns Rob Hopkins

78 Everything We Need: Scarcity, Scale, Hyperobjects Timothy Morton

82 Investing in the Ground: Reflections on Scarcity, Remediation and Obdurate Form Douglas Spencer

88 Almost All Right: Vienna s Social Housing Provision Andreas Rumpfhuber, Michael Klein and Georg Kolmayr

94 Icelandic Initiatives Arna Mathiesen

100 Beyond the Scarcities of Affluence: An Alternative Hedonist Approach Kate Soper

102 New York City (Steady) State Michael Sorkin

110 No Frills and Bare Life: Cheapness and Democracy Alejandro Zaera-Polo

114 Austeria: City of Minimum Consumption Daliana Suryawinata and Winy Maas

118 Mapping in Hackney Wick and Fish Island: Observation is Proposition Liza Fior

122 Norway Was Never So Poor! Edward Robbins, Christian Hermansen Cordua and Barbara E Ascher

130 The Collision of Scarcity and Expendability in Architectural Culture of the 1960s and 1970s Steve Parnell

136 counterpoint Is Sustainability Just Another Ism ? Hattie Hartman

141 Contributors