Tag Archives: life cycle

Baird, G (2010) Sustainable buildings in practice: what the users think. London: Routledge

Sustainable buildings in practice: what the users think. By George Baird, Routledge, London, 2010. 340pp, ISBN 978-0-415-39932-6, £34.99 (pb) Current assessment methods of sustainable buildings do not adequately account for the users’ needs. Given that over the life of a building, … Continue reading

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Crawford, R (2011) Life cycle assessment in the built environment. London: Spon Press

Life cycle assessment in the built environment. By Robert Crawford, Spon Press, London, 2011. 248pp, ISBN 978-0-415-55795-5, 80 (hb) Life cycle assessment enables the identification of a broad range of potential environmental impacts occurring across the entire life of a … Continue reading

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Book reviews published in 2009

Akintoye, A and Beck, M (Eds) (2009) Policy, management and finance for public-private partnerships, Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell. (Reviewed by Roine Leiringer, University of Reading) DOI: 10.1080/01446190902912301 Alshawi, M (2007) Rethinking IT in construction and engineering: organizational readiness, London: Taylor & Francis. … Continue reading

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Book reviews published in 2006

Anumba, C J, Ugwu, O O and Ren, Z (Eds) (2005) Agents & multi-agent systems in construction, London: Taylor & Francis. (Reviewed by Irtishad Ahmad, Florida International University) DOI:10.1080/01446190600693443 Anumba, C, Egbu, C and Carrillo, P (Eds) (2005) Knowledge management … Continue reading

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