Homes for a Changing Climate: Adapting Our Homes and Communities to Cope with the Climate of the 21st Century

Author(s): Will Anderson

Architecture and Design

Homes for a Changing Climate celebrates the collective wisdom of communities across the world who have been living with climate extremes for millennia, exploring traditional and contemporary responses to the challenges of climate and illustrating the many ways in which houses can be designed, built and adapted to cope with these challenges.


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Will Anderson is Senior Researcher for the Centre for Sustainable Energy, based in Bristol. He has a published academic background in health and social research but now writes with a focus on ecological design; he is a regular contributor to Timber Building. His several degrees include one in sustainable development. His 'Tree House' in Clapham, the subject of his book Diary of an Eco-Builder, was completed in 2006. Will's website is www.treehouseclapham.org.uk.

Where are we heading? Heat-waves. Drought. Floods. Storms. Rising tides. Energy security. Food security. Long-term resilience.

General Fields

  • : 9781900322478
  • : Green Books
  • : Green Books
  • : September 2009
  • : 255mm X 205mm X 15mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 720.47
  • : 192
  • : illustrated
  • : Will Anderson
  • : Paperback