Interior Design

Interior Design

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For one/two-semester introductory courses in Interior Design A comprehensive, applications-oriented introduction to the evolving field of interior design, with a focus on the challenges facing designers in the 21st century. Emphasizing good solutions to real problems by examining best practices from the past and present, the author details case studies using a broad range of projects from modest home and work-place designs, to public areas, to full professional involvement in large commercial spaces.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 606 pages
  • 220 x 292 x 34mm | 2,281.6g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • Illustrations (some col.)
  • 0130991325
  • 9780130991324

Table of contents

1. Introduction. 2. Design Quality. 3. Design Basics. 4. Design History. 5. The Design Process. 6. Planning. 7. Human Factors and Social Responsibility. 8. Interior Design for Special Needs. 9. Materials and Their Uses. 10. Color. 11. Lighting. 12. Textiles. 13. Furniture. 14. Accessories, Art, Signage. 15. Mechanical Systems. 16. Special Purpose Spaces. 17. Public Interiors. 18. The Business of Interior Design. Appendix 1: Architectural Symbols. Appendix 2: Furniture Symbols. Appendix 3: Electrical Symbols. Appendix 4: Material Indications in Section. Appendix 5: Estimating Material Requirements. Appendix 6: Metric Equivalents. Appendix 7: Professional Organizations. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Acknowledgments. Credits.show more

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