5 edition of Building materials in developing countries found in the catalog.
|Statement||R.J.S. Spence, D.J. Cook.|
|Contributions||Cook, D. J.|
|LC Classifications||TA402.7 .S63 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 338 p. :|
|Number of Pages||338|
|LC Control Number||82017434|
The housing sector is in a prime position to mitigate climate change and make environmentally-friendly cities. Going Green provides an overview of sustainable housing practices with a focus on "green" building materials and construction technologies, and climate-responsive housing and settlement design. A SPECIAL CASE – OIL RICH COUNTRIES. Developing countries that currently are very rich due to significant oil production present a special case in building capacity for long term economic development. Many such countries have focused their engineering education resources primarily on current needs for petroleum engineers and related fields.
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