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Dense and Green Building Typologies

Research, Policy and Practice Perspectives

  • Thomas Schröpfer
  • Sacha Menz
Book

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Architectural Design and Technology book series (BRIEFSARCHIDE)

About this book

Introduction

In this book, academics, policy makers, developers, architects and landscape architects provide a systematic review of the environmental, social, economic and design benefits of dense and green building types in high-density urban contexts and discuss how these can support higher population densities, higher standards of environmental sustainability and enhanced live ability in future cities.

Keywords

Green architecture Liveable density City in a garden Urban planning Garden city Innovative buildings City in nature Sustainable cities Punggol waterway terraces Landscape topology Urban greening Built environment Urban density

Authors and affiliations

  • Thomas Schröpfer
    • 1
  • Sacha Menz
    • 2
  1. 1.Singapore University of Technology and DesignSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.ETH ZürichZürichSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-0713-3
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-0712-6
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-0713-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2199-580X
  • Series Online ISSN 2199-5818
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