Perspectives on Social Sustainability and Interior Architecture Life from the Inside

This book argues that interior architects have a responsibility to practice their profession in collaborative ways that address the needs of communities and of to be the agents of social justice and cultural heritage. The book is divided into three sections, based on three pivotal themes — community...

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Main Author: Smith, Dianne
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Lommerse, Marina (Editor), Metcalfe, Priya (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Singapore Springer Singapore 2014, 2014
Edition:2nd ed. 2014
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • interior architecture creating with the community, by Marina Lommers
  • 3. More than bricks and mortar: lessons in design and world citizenship, by Kelley Beaverford.- Part II. Social Justice and Interior Architecture
  • 4. Interiors can address Social Justice: fact or fiction? By Dianne Smith
  • 5. The importance of interior design professionals' engagement in policy development to effect change for underprivileged individuals, by Jill Pable and Lisa Waxman .- 6. Interior design by expediency, by Rodney Harber and Angela Buckland.- 7. Inside the remote-area Aboriginal house, by Paul Memmott.- 8. Too ‘nice’ to be socially responsible: reflections of a Danish interior practitioner, by Marianne Frandsen
  • Part III. Cultural Heritage