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A sustainist lexicon : seven entries to recast the future-- rethinking design and heritage / Michiel Schwarz ; with field notes by Riemer Knoop & sustainist symbols by Joost Elffers.

Author/creator Schwarz, Michiel author.
Other author/creatorKnoop, Riemer, author.
Other author/creatorElffers, Joost, illustrator.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Amsterdam : Architectura & Natura Press, 2016.
Description156 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Subject(s)
Summary Words are our first tools for making sense of the world. This publication presents seven words for a changing time. In this timely exploration of our cities, heritage, civic initiatives, urbanism and the future, Michiel Schwarz, co-creator of the Sustainism manifesto, charts how a new ethos and praxis is emerging in the 'design' of our living environment. This concise lexicon explores the changing cultural landscape through seven entries: Placemaking, Connectedness, Local, Commons, Circularity, Proportionality, Co-Design. In doing so it marks inroads into a sustainist culture that is more connected, locally-rooted, collaborative, respectful of the human scale, and altogether more environmentally and socially sustainable.
ISBN9789461400529 paperback
ISBN9461400527 paperback

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