CLIENTES - ACCESO PRIVADO    Suscribirse a nuestras novedades (RSS)        
 
BÚSQUEDA:        Buscar
Libros nacionales y extranjeros para bibliotecas,
 
 
Búsqueda avanzada
Libros nacionales y extranjeros para bibliotecas, escuelas, universidades, librerías
     
         
  Arte
Astronomía
Botánica
Ciencia y conocimiento
Ciencias aplicadas / tecnología
Ciencias biológicas
Ciencias sociales
Economía
Filosofía
Física
Generalidades
Geografía
Geología
Historia
Infantil / juvenil
Informática
Ingeniería
Lingüística / filología
Literatura
Matemáticas
Material complementario
Medicina
Ocio
Paleontología / fósiles
Química
Religión y teología
Zoología
   
   
 
   
Los Andes Libros s.l. + 34 935 00 39 13
C/ Andalusia, 3 Local 5 - 08014 Barcelona
 
Beyond Live/Work. The Architecture of Home-based Work
Frances Holliss
Beyond Live/Work. The Architecture of Home-based Work
ean9780415585484
temáticaARQUITECTURA
año Publicación2015
idiomaINGLÉS
editorialTAYLOR AND FRANCIS
formatoCARTONÉ


138,42 €


   PEDIR
 
 En stock el día 18/7/2022
 
Últimas novedades
arquitectura
Beyond Live/Work: the architecture of home-based work explores the old but neglected building type that combines dwelling and workplace, the ‘workhome’. It traces a previously untold architectural history illustrated by images of largely forgotten buildings. Despite having existed for hundreds, if not thousands, of years in every country across the globe this dual-use building type has long gone unnoticed.

This book analyses the lives and premises of 90 contemporary UK and US home-based workers from across the social spectrum and in diverse occupations. It generates a series of typologies and design considerations for the workhome that will be useful for design professionals, students, policy-makers and home-based workers themselves.

In the context of a globalising economy, more women in work than ever before and enabling new technologies, the home-based workforce is growing rapidly. Demonstrating how this can be a socially, economically and environmentally sustainable working practice, this book presents the workhome as the house of the future.
indíce
Introduction 1. A Tradition 2. Architecture 3. Everyday Realities 4. The City 5. Governance 6. Sustainability Conclusion. Appendices. Bibliography. Charles Booth’s Home-based Occupations. Acknowledgements. Illustration Credits. Index