Architectural Quality in Planning and Design of Schools: Current Issues with Focus on Developing Countries.

Web Abstract: 
This volume contains the proceedings of the 13th Architecture & Behavior Colloquium, bringing. It brought together researchers, designers, consultants and decision makers on educational facilities. Representatives from countries in Africa, the Middle-East, Europe, and the United States took part. The eleven presentations included in the proceedings cover the following topics: 1) Research on the interrelation between the quality of educational facilities and students' learning performance; 2) Educational architecture that enhances learning and social processes: examples of successful design projects, and 3) Educational architecture in developing countries: standard designs vs. site-specific, individual designs.
Author: 
Knapp, Eberhard; Noschis, Kaj, eds.
ISBN: 
ISBN-2-940075-13-1
Media Type: 
Text
Publication Date: 
12/31/2009
Page Numbers: 
108
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