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RESPONSIVENESS OF MICROCLIMATE SIMULATION TOOL IN RECOGNISING DIVERSITY IN URBAN GEOMETRY
Recent studies have revealed that diverse urban geometry, as found in traditional urban areas, has positive consequences in ameliorating the urban microclimate in comparison to the more regular formal urban areas. The ...
Perception of Indoor Environmental Quality of the Residents of High-Rise Buildings in Bulgaria
(Ethan Publishing Company, 2016-04-25)
Recent research with relatively high percentage suggesting that occupants of high-rises are generally satisfied with their indoor environment is available. However, a detailed investigation of the perception of residents ...
Image as a Virtual Construction
(Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de Navarra, 2016-12)
Diplorasis: The Other Side of Vision
(Acadia Publishing Company, 2016)
Social Reproduction and Simple Reproduction: The Gift to Capital and the Commodified Home
(Historical Materialism, 2016-11-11)
In considering Leopoldina Fortunati’s The Arcane of Reproduction and the Lotta Feminista agenda more broadly, we find some of the first critiques of Marx that locate a form of value production in the home and in the sphere ...
Ali Akbar’s red horse – collecting Arab horses in the early modern culture of Empire.
The Islamicate world has barely featured thus far in the new academic study of collecting, collectors and collections, certainly nowhere in proportion to its vast geographical and temporal extent. My chapter contributes ...
Design Tool for Enhanced New Product Development in Low Income Economies
(Proceedings of DRS2016, 2016-06)
In order to alleviate poverty throughout the World government and non-government organisations provide aid in the form of essential household products. These products typically include cook stoves, water filters and LED ...
How does studying abroad change Chinese students' choice of reading strategies?
(University of Toronto Press, 2016-02)
This study examines the extent to which IELTS reading reliably tests the needs of academic reading. Fifty-two IELTS test-takers enrolled on a 10-week IELTS course in Ireland were recruited for a mixed-method investigation ...
Actions across scales for scaling up sustainable practice/behaviour: The case of individual upcycling in the UK
(British Academy of Management, 2016-05-19)
As increasing scientific evidence has shown the potential risk of climate change, various actors at different levels across society have participated in action to mitigate climate change. Such action has included sustainable ...
Artist in Residence, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Dr Lionel T Dean was Artist in Residence at the University of Pretoria September 2016 – December 2016 supported by the DMU University Research Leave scheme. Based in multidisciplinary environment of the Department of Visual ...