Ouvrage : People, Paths, and Purposes : Notations for a Participatory Envirotecture, Philip Thiel, 60.00s hardcover (9780295975214), University of Waschington Press, 1996, 384 pp.
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Philip Thiel believes that environmental design and research should be based on the eye-level experience of the users in the course of their movement through the environment. He also argues that design should be primarily concerned with the self-identified and clearly specified needs and preferences of the users. He presents here a progress report on his forty years of work on the development of new tools and procedures necessary for the implementation of this approach in environmental design and behavioral research. Lire la suite