Interpreting green design:beyond performance and ideology

Farmer, Graham and Guy, Simon (2002) Interpreting green design:beyond performance and ideology. Built Environment, 28 (1). pp. 11-21. ISSN 0263-7960

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Abstract

Three buildings in north-east England provide examples of very particular design responses to differing physical and development contexts, each incorporating a range of environmental innovations to achieve sustainability. It is argued that each building is shaped by a merging of distinctive philosophies of green design and by the widely differing motivations and competing social commitments of the actors involved. Thus we must view sustainable building not simply as a question of technical design but fundamentally as a social construct

Item Type: Journal Article
Journal or Publication Title: Built Environment
Uncontrolled Keywords: /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/3300/3305
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Departments: Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
ID Code: 75331
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 20 Aug 2015 09:17
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 01 Jan 2020 09:20
URI: https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/75331

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