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The Resource Design with the other 90% : cities, [Cynthia E. Smith, et al.]

Design with the other 90% : cities, [Cynthia E. Smith, et al.]

Label
Design with the other 90% : cities
Title
Design with the other 90%
Title remainder
cities
Statement of responsibility
[Cynthia E. Smith, et al.]
Title variation
  • Design with the other 90 percent
  • Design with the other ninety percent
Title variation remainder
  • cities
  • cities
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through essays, interviews, and profiles of 60 examples of community-led design, this second book in an ongoing series examines the issues arising from unprecedented urban growth, primarily in the informal settlements of emerging and developing economies, as well as efforts in urban planning, sustainable design, affordable housing, entrepreneurship, nonformal education, communication, food, security, water and sanitation, and public health in these communities
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
TS171.4
LC item number
.D488 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Cynthia E
  • Cooper-Hewitt Museum
  • United Nations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Community development, Urban
  • Industrial design
  • Industrial design
  • Industrial design
  • Urban beautification
  • Housing
Label
Design with the other 90% : cities, [Cynthia E. Smith, et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published on the occasion of the exhibition ... organized by Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution, and presented at the United Nations, October 15, 2011-January 9, 2012."--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-225) and index
Contents
Designing inclusive cities / Cynthia E. Smith -- Shack/Slum Dwellers International: interview with / Sheela Patel and Jockin Arputham -- Building new worlds: design and the second urban transition / Edgar Pieterse -- Urbanism manual: interview with / Gabriela Sorda -- Trusting that people can do it / Somsook Boonyabancha -- Ushahidi: interview with / Juliana Rotich -- Dirty work: landscape and infrastructure in nonformal cities / Christian Werthmann -- Abalimi Bezekhaya: interview with / Christina Kaba and Robert Small -- Digital drum: interview with / Sharad Sapra
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9780910503839
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), plans (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn727701617
  • (OCoLC)727701617
Label
Design with the other 90% : cities, [Cynthia E. Smith, et al.]
Publication
Note
"Published on the occasion of the exhibition ... organized by Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution, and presented at the United Nations, October 15, 2011-January 9, 2012."--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-225) and index
Contents
Designing inclusive cities / Cynthia E. Smith -- Shack/Slum Dwellers International: interview with / Sheela Patel and Jockin Arputham -- Building new worlds: design and the second urban transition / Edgar Pieterse -- Urbanism manual: interview with / Gabriela Sorda -- Trusting that people can do it / Somsook Boonyabancha -- Ushahidi: interview with / Juliana Rotich -- Dirty work: landscape and infrastructure in nonformal cities / Christian Werthmann -- Abalimi Bezekhaya: interview with / Christina Kaba and Robert Small -- Digital drum: interview with / Sharad Sapra
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9780910503839
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), plans (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn727701617
  • (OCoLC)727701617

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