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Community Schools: Designing for sustainability, wellbeing and inclusion

Taylor, Helen
A practical guide to how to best design education buildings that meet the wellbeing needs of students and staff, and add social, environmental and economic value to their wider communities.
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Montessori Architecture: A Design Instrument for Schools

Lawrence, Steve
Presents nine case studies of Montessori school buildings in Europe and tropical countries through photos, plans, and concise texts.
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University Trends: Contemporary Campus Design

Coulson, Jonathan
Within this completely revised third edition, Part One identifies current patterns such as student hubs, large-scale expansions and buildings for innovation and interdisciplinary research. Part Two profiles these through recent, well-illustrated, global case studies. This is the essential guide to current and future trends in campus design.
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Schools and Kindergartens: A Design Manual

Dudek M
Illustrates how the most up-to-date educational strategies are realized in built form. This book explains all its relevant aspects such as role in the community, outdoor spaces, sustainability and technical requirements like lighting and acoustics. It is suitable for architects involved in the design of schools and kindergartens.
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The Playground Project

Burkhalter, Gabriela
Much-expanded and updated new edition of this already classic book on playground design around the world. Features new research findings on playgrounds in the former German Democratic Republic and new portraits of German playground designers.
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Designing MIT: Bosworth's New Tech

Jarzombek, M.
A generously illustrated account of artistic clashes, bureaucratic tangles, and contemporary politics that accompanied the design and building of MIT's Cambridge campus.
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Future Campus

Taylor, Ian, ed.
This book is to help architects, design teams and University clients (estates departments, and academics) in their pursuit of practical and innovative solutions for the creation of enabling higher education learning environments.
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Urban Schools: Designing for High Density

Taylor, Helen & Wright, Sharon
This book explores the design of schools in urban settings, the increased challenges in meeting the typical expectations of school design, and what the successful new typology of a school in a city might be. A practical guide as well as a theoretical exploration of ideas.
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