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Urban Development: The State of the Sustainable Art By Chris Roorda et al.
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The study Urban Development: the State of the Sustainable Art provides a quick scan of the worldwide state of the art in sustainable urban development. It draws lessons from the best practices and... More > explores possibilities for application of (elements of ) these practices within the Dutch context, especially in Almere, the youngest city of the Netherlands.< Less
Sandwich 2050 A Landscape Urbanism Approach By Krista Evans
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A study of the existing Pfizer European headquarters in Sandwich Kent UK, to explore the possibilities for the future of the site in the year 2050. Developing a possible program and company profile... More > for a pharmaceutical company that may have ownership of the site and surrounding areas in the year 2050. Providing strategies to cope with the predicted aging population growth by the year 2050, particularly in the health care sector. Addressing the predicted rising sea level effects on the site creating design proposals to protect the site from potential flooding. Developing an architectural response that incorporates all of the objectives and becomes a plausible prediction for the future for the site.< Less
Sandwich 2050 A Landscape Urbanism Approach By Krista Evans
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A study of the existing Pfizer European headquarters in Sandwich Kent UK, to explore the possibilities for the future of the site in the year 2050. Developing a possible program and company profile... More > for a pharmaceutical company that may have ownership of the site and surrounding areas in the year 2050. Providing strategies to cope with the predicted aging population growth by the year 2050, particularly in the health care sector. Addressing the predicted rising sea level effects on the site creating design proposals to protect the site from potential flooding. Developing an architectural response that incorporates all of the objectives and becomes a plausible prediction for the future for the site.< Less
Sandwich 2050 A Landscape Urbanism Approach By Krista Evans
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A study of the existing Pfizer European headquarters in Sandwich Kent UK, to explore the possibilities for the future of the site in the year 2050. Developing a possible program and company profile... More > for a pharmaceutical company that may have ownership of the site and surrounding areas in the year 2050. Providing strategies to cope with the predicted aging population growth by the year 2050, particularly in the health care sector. Addressing the predicted rising sea level effects on the site creating design proposals to protect the site from potential flooding. Developing an architectural response that incorporates all of the objectives and becomes a plausible prediction for the future for the site.< Less
Unravelling the urban lexicons of our everyday environments By Rosanna Vitiello & Marcus Willcocks
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Unravelling the urban lexicons offers insights into how people respond to urban details, and begins to decipher how details in our city environments affect our perceptions of a place. This book is... More > a synthesis of the street workshops, interviews, visual research and analysis that make up the project. Together, they form a guide to unravelling the lexicons of signs and details that make us love or loath our urban spaces.< Less
Unravelling the urban lexicons of our everyday environments By Rosanna Vitiello & Marcus Willcocks
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Unravelling the urban lexicons offers insights into how people respond to urban details, and begins to decipher how details in our city environments affect our perceptions of a place. This book is... More > a synthesis of the street workshops, interviews, visual research and analysis that make up the project. Together, they form a guide to unravelling the lexicons of signs and details that make us love or loath our urban spaces.< Less
Salient Factors of Urban Teacher Job Attraction Related to Job Satisfaction: An Empirical Study By John Forbes
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Experts agree that selecting and retaining a quality teaching force is key to impacting schools and improving student achievement. A critical and less researched component of the teacher selection is... More > the study of teacher job acceptance and job satisfaction. This study sought to address a gap in current research and to connect applicant job attraction factors with job satisfaction. Teachers in their first year of hire within a large urban school district in California were surveyed on factors related to their acceptance of job offer and their current job satisfaction. Respondents rated factors in four areas related to job acceptance: economic factors, school factors, community factors, and hiring process factors. Results showed that relational factors were most important to teacher acceptance of a job offer. A Step-wise linear regression equation revealed that only hiring process factors significantly predicted job satisfaction in the sixth month of employment.< Less
Salient Factors of Urban Teacher Job Attraction Related to Job Satisfaction: An Empirical Study By John Forbes
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Experts agree that selecting and retaining a quality teaching force is key to impacting schools and improving student achievement. A critical and less researched component of the teacher selection is... More > the study of teacher job acceptance and job satisfaction. This study sought to address a gap in current research and to connect applicant job attraction factors with job satisfaction. Teachers in their first year of hire within a large urban school district in California were surveyed on factors related to their acceptance of job offer and their current job satisfaction. Respondents rated factors in four areas related to job acceptance: economic factors, school factors, community factors, and hiring process factors. Results showed that relational factors were most important to teacher acceptance of a job offer. A Step-wise linear regression equation revealed that only hiring process factors significantly predicted job satisfaction in the sixth month of employment. < Less
Perceptions and Effects of Stress in K-12 Education: A Large, South Central, Urban District Study By Dr. Tania White
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This book is a qualitative phenomenological study that examined professional educators’ perceptions of stress, the impact of stress and stress management strategies as they related to factors... More > that impact the stress experienced within the public school system chosen for the study. The results of the study suggest that professional educators, being teachers, counselors and administrators, had similar perceptions regarding the effects of stress in the educational setting, its impact, and the need for stress management programs within the educational realm. Detailed results, conclusions, and implications of the research are discussed.< Less
São Paulo: Hyper-Sectional Urbanism By Alexander Pilis
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A Global Architecture | Urban Abroad Program developed by Alexander Pilis for John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design | University of Toronto. Canadian and Brazilian students... More > joint forces to develop architectural and urban critical Projects in São Paulo Brazil. Participants; Amanda Chong, Nathan Bishop, Eléonore Clavel, Cristina Midori Ei, Laura Ordoñez Fernandez, Ladan, Vinicius Nakama, Sharifpour, Sharareh Farahani, Naiji Jiao, Joel Leon, Yi Liu, Justin Sabourin, Michael Scarborough and Jocelyn Squires,< Less

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