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Design guidelines

Kim Steele and Sherry Ahrentzen

in At Home With Autism: Designing housing for the spectrum

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447307976
eISBN:
9781447303817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307976.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Emanating from the research, the design guidelines translate the findings into a variety of new housing designs and home modifications that may create a more responsive and supportive environment for ... More


Developing Owner-Occupied Suburbia

Peter Scott

in The Making of the Modern British Home: The Suburban Semi and Family Life between the Wars

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677207
eISBN:
9780191756382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677207.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

This chapter examines the supply side of the speculative housing sector. The speculative suburban house is first examined, including its architectural roots, internal and external design features, ... More


Municipal Suburbia

Peter Scott

in The Making of the Modern British Home: The Suburban Semi and Family Life between the Wars

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677207
eISBN:
9780191756382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677207.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

This chapter discusses the subsequent development of municipal housing estates, to 1939. After briefly reviewing the various municipal housing initiatives of the 1920s, the transition from ‘general ... More


Private house-building

Madhu Satsangi, Nick Gallent, and Mark Bevan

in The rural housing question: Community and planning in Britain's countrysides

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423856
eISBN:
9781447303985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423856.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The provision of new housing in rural Britain has been the result of the private sector activity. Councils, housing associations and other registered social landlords have commissioned new housing ... More


Introduction

Laura Hemingway

in Disabled people and housing: Choices, opportunities and barriers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428066
eISBN:
9781447302094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428066.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This book examines housing issues, policies and practices relating to disabled people, and explores available choices, opportunities and barriers in the field. The focus is on disabled people's ... More


Sia Raga Architectonics: Knowledge and Agency of Houses

John Patrick Taylor

in The Other Side: Ways of Being and Place in Vanuatu

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833022
eISBN:
9780824869335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833022.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter explores the design of Sia Raga dwelling places, both in the architectural sense of a construction plan or template, and also in the sense of a mental plan or strategy by which the house ... More


Houses in the landscape

Stephen Rippon

in Making Sense of an Historic Landscape

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199533787
eISBN:
9780191804366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199533787.003.0005
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter considers another aspect of the landscape of settlement: regional variation in vernacular architecture. The discussions cover changing house design in the late-medieval and post-medieval ... More


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