An interational movement is developing to design houses that are home-y and also tiny.
The projects in this book are a rich sensory mélange and reflect the range of design options now available to innovatively incorporate light, color, and sound into user experience.
This book thoroughly reviews the relationship between the form of the built environment and human physical and psychological well-being.
Healthcare environments—long-term-care homes, therapist offices, children's waiting rooms, labor and delivery rooms, neo-natal units, and new hospitals—continue to be carefully researched.
Research continues to probe the environments in which workers perform best and thrive psychologically. Two new studies look at aspects of open offices.
Appropriate school design has a significant influence on learning and the satisfaction of teachers and students with educational environments.
This classic article explains how spaces can be programmed to support human beings’ fundamental psychological needs.
Designers need to be especially aware of office workers' attachment to "stuff."
Museums provide a space for patrons to think, reflect and ponder.
Sound Matters combines an extensive review of the acoustic environments in contemporary offices with tools to alleviate undesirable conditions.