RIBA Bookshops: Designing for Special Needs An Architect's Guide to Briefing and Designing ...

Maurice Harker & Nigel King
RIBA Enterprises
July 2002

Code: 27536
Paperback
192 pages
Price: £11.25

This important handbook brings together for the first time everything the architect and client need to know on how to design buildings for people with learning disabilities.

A series of case studies and lessons for good design are complemented by chapters explaining: what learning disabilities are; what housing and support options are currently available; the importance of a design brief that properly recognises individual differences and needs; and existing standards.

Source: RIBA Bookshops

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