If you are into web sites like" Instructables "or" eco- geek" you will love the book.
It's a great book to have in an architectural thesis studio, because many students will be able to choose from these precedents when it's time to do case studies.
This book is on the cutting edge of solutions to the housing problem in countries devastated by wars, natural disasters, and poverty.
The book shows the social responsibility part of architecture around the world. This is what architecture should be. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Ko Wibowo
It's amazing to see architecture being more than a beautiful view and elite stuff. I think one of the best things 'Design Like You Give a Damn' brings us is this notion that there... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Kayz Brilhante
This book is exquisite, with a great summary and graphs very well presented. Only regret is that you do not come with a hardcover. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Carlos Krebs
This is a good book for anyone that is starting out as an architect (like me) or a designer in general. Read morePublished 21 months ago by magastineau
I loved it, It is very usefull and helpfull for my future engagement in architecture especially for nowdays. Great BookPublished 21 months ago by Achilleos Costas
I read this prior to enrolling in an urban and regional planning program and it greatly helped shape my views of what it means to design responsibly. Read morePublished on January 22, 2013 by MJS
there are good books on architecture for disaster situations, but I found this one the most didatic. Read morePublished on December 12, 2011 by mag