Urgent Architecture (Paperback)
40 Sustainable Housing Solutions for a Changing World
W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393733587, 256pp.
Publication Date: March 25, 2013
In Urgent Architecture Bridgette Meinhold showcases 40 successful emergency and long-term housing projects--from repurposed shipping containers to sandbag homes. She surveys successful structures as well as highlighting promising projects that are still being developed. Every one is quickly deployable, affordable, and sustainable. This book is an essential resource for those who are interested in green building, sustainable design, eco-friendly materials, affordable housing, material reuse, and humanitarian relief.