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In this book, leading architects and landscape architects provide their perspectives on the design of dense and green building types in high-density urban contexts that can support higher population densities, higher standards of environmental sustainability and enhanced liveability in future cities.

Table of Contents

Frontmatter

Chapter 1. Dense and Green Building Typologies: Design Perspectives

Abstract
In this book, architects and landscape architects provide insights into the design of dense and green building types in high-density urban contexts and discuss how these can support higher population densities, higher standards of environmental sustainability and enhanced liveability in future cities.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 2. Defining Dense and Green Building Typologies

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Definitions of Dense and Green Building Typologies.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 3. Evolution of High-Rise Greenery in Singapore

Abstract
Evolution of High-Rise Greenery in Singapore.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 4. Frameworks and Guidelines Promoting High-Rise Greenery

Abstract
Frameworks and Guidelines Promoting High-Rise Greenery.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 5. Examples of Successful Integration of Greenery with Buildings

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Examples of Successful Integration of Greenery with Buildings.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 6. Design Process That Leads to Dense and Green Buildings

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Design Process That Leads to Dense and Green Buildings.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 7. Typology of Greenery and Its Integration

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Typology of Greenery and Its Integration.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 8. Use of Framework and Guidelines During Design

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Use of Framework and Guidelines During Design.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 9. Challenges During Construction and Post-occupancy Observations

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Challenges During Construction and Post-occupancy Observations.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 10. Planning and Conducting Integrated Design Charrettes

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Planning and Conducting Integrated Design Charrettes.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 11. Perceived Benefits of Greenery Within Buildings

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Perceived Benefits of Greenery Within Buildings.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 12. Integration of Greenery with Different Building Functions

Abstract
Integration of Greenery with Different Building Functions.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 13. Post-occupancy Analysis

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Post-occupancy Analysis.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 14. Observed Benefits Versus Perceived Benefits

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Observed Benefits Versus Perceived Benefits.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 15. Impact on Neighbourhood Level

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Impact on Neighbourhood Level.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 16. Impact on Urban Ecosystems

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Impact on Urban Ecosystems.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 17. Impact on Adverse Effects of High Density

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Impact on Adverse Effects of High Density.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 18. Improvements and Suggestions for Future Developments

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Improvements and Suggestions for Future Developments.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz

Chapter 19. Conclusion

Abstract
Conclusion.
Thomas Schröpfer, Sacha Menz
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