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Author Day, Christopher, 1942- author.

Title Places of the soul : architecture and environmental design as healing art / Christopher Day.

Published London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
Edition Third edition.
Physical description 1 online resource (xv, 294 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-287) and index.
Contents Foreword / HRH Prince Charles -- Preface to the second edition (2002, modified 2006) -- Preface to the third edition -- Architecture: does it matter? -- How environment affects us -- Place: placemaking and place-generation -- Space for living in: shape, form, space and life -- Lines: material realities or bearers of energy? -- Qualities and quantities -- The senses: gateways to the world -- Light: nourishment for body and soul -- Spirit of place, of project, of buildings -- Ensouling buildings -- Conversation or conflict? -- Architecture as art -- Architecture with health-giving intent -- Healing silence: the architecture of peace -- Soul or survival? -- Building for planetary health -- Building for human health -- Design as a listening process: co-creating places -- Building as a health-giving process -- Children and environment -- Accessibility for all: compromise for the soul? -- Urban life, urban needs -- Development: continuity-destruction or place-improvement? -- Urban problems: urban opportunities -- Eco-cities: achievable or utopian dream? -- Building for tomorrow -- Appendix 1. Lazure: inexpensive technique -- Appendix 2. Target pricing -- Appendix 3. Hand-finished plastering.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. London Available via World Wide Web.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Taylor & Francis.
Subject Architecture -- Psychological aspects.
Architecture -- Environmental aspects.
Local series Taylor & Francis eBooks
ISBN 9781317342199 (electronic book)
1317342194 (electronic book)

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