My basket contains:

0 items £0.00

View Basket

£37.00

Add to basket
Price in Euros €42.23
Price in USD $51.59
Select your currency
Calculated price

FREE UK Postage for online orders over £60

Terms and conditions apply

Pocket Park Design

Images Publishing Group

  • Format: Book

  • Pages: 256

  • Publisher: Images Publishing

  • Date Published: Dec 2017

  • Stock Code: 88343

  • ISBN: 9781864706598

  • Binding: Hardback

Average Rating: Be the first to rate this product!
Your Rating:
Total rating: 0 out of 5
Total votes: 0

Description

Urban planners have paid more attention to the concept of the pocket park as modern cities become denser and buildings taller. As the pace of urbanisation accelerates and populations increase, particularly in larger cities, there becomes much less park space available for people to enjoy. With less investment and area required, 'Pocket Parks' could provide a solution. They fulfil the need for highly sought-after leisure spaces, which can operate in high-density city environments, bypassing the hurdle of space. These beautiful green areas increase the ecological benefits of the urban environment, helping to enrich and satisfy the local residents' lives.

Pocket Park Design introduces the outstanding landscape architects and designers who create pocket parks. Pocket parks should be located where they are safe and convenient to access, as well as providing open spaces that are comfortable, functional, and pleasant for park visitors. While the areas of a pocket park will generally cater to a variety of demographics, specific spaces or activity areas may be provided for dominant user groups, such as children, workers, or the elderly. This book studies the pocket park's characteristics, as well as the relationship between humanity and the surrounding landscape. It will be a great source of inspiration to landscape designers.

Studies the characteristics of the pocket park and the relationship between the landscape and people. Perfect source material for landscape designers and urban planners.

Post a Review

You need to be logged in to post a review

Customers Who Bought This Also Bought



The Social (Re)production of Architecture: Politics, Values and Actions in Contemporary Practice

The Social (Re)production of Architecture: Politics, Values and Actions in Contemporary Practice

The Social Production of Architecture brings together a wide range of international contributors – including Zygmunt Bauman, Katherine Gibson... (more)

£34.99

Add to basket
Pocket Park Design The Social (Re)production of Architecture: Politics, Values and Actions in Contemporary Practice

The Social (Re)production of Architecture: Politics, Values and Actions in Contemporary Practice

The Social (Re)production of Architecture: Politics, Values and Actions in Contemporary Practice

The Social Production of Architecture brings together a wide range of international contributors – including Zygmunt Bauman, Katherine Gibson... (more)

£34.99

Add to basket
Pocket Park Design The Social (Re)production of Architecture: Politics, Values and Actions in Contemporary Practice

Modern Landscape Design

Modern Landscape Design

This book aims to give an overview of contemporary French landscape architecture and to offer an immediate and useful resource for policy-makers... (more)

£20.00

Add to basket
Pocket Park Design Modern Landscape Design

Pocket Park Design & Modern Landscape Design

Buy these items together.

£57.00

Add to basket

Interior LandscapeExtract is available for this book

Interior Landscape

Along with the development of urbanisation, more and more people become urban dwellers. Statistics show that the urban population spend 70%-80% of... (more)

£10.00

Add to basket
Pocket Park Design Interior Landscape

Pocket Park Design & Interior Landscape

Buy these items together.

£47.00

Add to basket

Vertical LandscapeExtract is available for this book

Vertical Landscape

With the progress of urbanisation worldwide, the conflict between architecture and green areas in the urban context is becoming increasingly... (more)

£10.00

Add to basket
Pocket Park Design Vertical Landscape

Pocket Park Design & Vertical Landscape

Buy these items together.

£47.00

Add to basket

Urban Streetscape DesignExtract is available for this book

Urban Streetscape Design

Streets are an important part of urban infrastructure. Streets are means of transport and connections to many places whether we walk, cycle use... (more)

£10.00

Add to basket
Pocket Park Design Urban Streetscape Design

Pocket Park Design & Urban Streetscape Design

Buy these items together.

£47.00

Add to basket

Recently Viewed