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Title More than housing : cooperative planning - a case study in Zürich / ETH Wohnforum ETH Case, Baugenossenschaft Mehr als Wohnen ; Margrit Hugentobler, Andreas Hofer, Pia Simmendinger (eds.).

Publication Info. Basel, Switzerland : Birkhäuser, [2016]

Item Status

Description 1 online resource (183 pages) : illustrations.
Series Edition Wohnen
Edition Wohnen. English.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface / Ernst Hauri -- Introduction / Margrit Hugentobler -- 1. The founding of more than housing / Thomas Borowski -- Zürich: more than housing / Dominique Boudet -- 2. Building onto the city / Angelus Eisinger -- Collective forms of living / Daniel Kurz -- Discussion : Architecture: "It's really terrific what became possible here!" / Axel Simon -- Discussion : Teaching building: "The architects did not play the key role here" / Axel Simon -- More than open space / Sabine Wolf -- Plans : Buildings A and M / Duplex Architekten -- Buildings B, C, K / Miroslav Šik -- Buildings D, E, H / Müller Sigrist Architekten -- Buildings F and I / Futurafrosch -- Buildings G, J, L / Pool Architekten -- Discussion : Participation: Participation generates identification / Margrit Hugentobler -- 3. Trying out something new in Zürich: community living on the Hunziker Areal / Marie Antoinette Glaser and Nicola Hilti -- Seven days in Leutschenbach / Susann Sitzler -- "My home" Children's Workshop Okidoki / Nicoletta West, Patricia Collenberg -- Apartment types, occupants and applicants in the Hunziker Areal / Corinna Heye and Sarah Fuchs -- 4. Is more than housing also a model energy concept? / Werner Waldhauser interview with Christian Huggenberg -- Are you still residing or already living? / Robert Kaltenbrunner -- An economy for the society, not a society for the economy / Ursula Baus -- On a low-tech path to the 2,000-watt society / Andreas Hofer and Manuel Pestalozzi -- Socially integrative: the communal garden in the Hunziker Quarter / Doris Tausenpfund -- 5. More than housing: An ABC / Andreas Hofer -- Agenda.
Summary "This special issue of the Living Concepts presents the "mehr als wohnen" site development in Zurich which is a flagship project for sustainable housing of the Swiss cooperative building society of the same name. Thirteen buildings offer living and working space for over thousand people, and, for the thirty participating cooperatives, it is a platform of innovation: new materials, energy concepts are applied to create novel housing types"-- Provided by publisher.
Language In English, translated from German.
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Subject Sustainable architecture -- Switzerland -- Zurich.
Housing -- Switzerland -- Zurich.
Architecture, Domestic -- Switzerland -- Zurich.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Added Author Hugentobler, Margrit, editor.
Hofer, Andreas, editor.
Simmendinger, Pia, 1967- editor.
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich. ETH Wohnforum.
Other Form: Print version: More than housing : cooperative planning - A Case Study from Zurich. Basel : Birkhäuser, 2016 9783035604689 (OCoLC)933503150
ISBN 3035604703 (electronic bk.)
9783035604702 (electronic bk.)
9783035604726 (EPUB)
Standard No. 9783035604689