Cool Schools for Hot Suburbs: Models for Affordable and Environmentally Responsive Schools in Nairobi, Kenya.

Web Abstract: 
In this architectural doctoral dissertation on African education and school facility design, the author undertakes an extremely detailed and comprehensive study of the current problems facing primary education in Nairobi and develops alternative models for economically viable, sustainable and environmentally sensitive schools. Includes a thorough review of the literature on sustainable development, education, technology, and architecture, and a set of original models that are formed from his literature search and the translation of his cultural data into architecture.
Author: 
Dierkx, Rene J.
ISBN: 
ISBN:190-6814567-3
Publication Date: 
12/31/2001
Page Numbers: 
274
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