Regeneration of the Built Environment from a Circular Economy Perspective

by Stefano Della Torre, Sara Cattaneo, Camilla Lenzi, Alessandra Zanelli

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Book Description

This free book explores the strategic importance and advantages of adopting multidisciplinary and multiscalar approaches of inquiry and intervention with respect to the built environment, based on principles of sustainability and circular economy strategies. A series of key challenges are considered in depth from a multidisciplinary perspective, spanning engineering, architecture, and regional and urban economics. These challenges include strategies to relaunch socioeconomic development through regenerative processes, the regeneration of urban spaces from the perspective of resilience, the development and deployment of innovative products and processes in the construction sector in order to comply more fully with the principles of sustainability and circularity, and the development of multiscale approaches to enhance the performance of both the existing building stock and new buildings. The book offers a rich selection of conceptual, empirical, methodological, technical, and case study/project-based research. It will be of value for all who have an interest in regeneration of the built environment from a circular economy perspective.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Regeneration of the Built Environment from a Circular Economy Perspective ebook for free in PDF format (12.9 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Engineering and Technology
Publisher
Springer
Published
2020
Pages
380
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030332556
ISBN10
3030332551
ISBN13 Digital
9783030332563
ISBN10 Digital
303033256X
PDF Size
12.9 MB
License
CC BY

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