Women in Green

Women in Green

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Is there a greener gender? Studies show that women are more likely than men to support environmental causes through voting, activism, and consumer choices. What are the implications for the design industry? Does sustainable design have special appeal for women, and do they in turn offer something unique to the field? In Women in Green: Voices of Sustainable Design, Kira Gould and Lance Hosey explore these questions through informal conversations with architects, designers, consultants, policymakers, educators, and students. What they find is that women may be changing how we all see our world and our work.Voices of Sustainable Design Kira Gould, Lance Hosey ... The design world, it seems, is paying lip service to sustainability. ... SNOONIAN: To some extent, if wea#39; re doing our jobs right, then all the green magazines should just go away. ... l - green building that we never learned in design school. we re dOlng our I was a practicing interior designer for thirty years, IObS right, all the and I never learned aboutanbsp;...

Title:Women in Green
Author:Kira Gould, Lance Hosey
Publisher:Ecotone Publishing - 2007-01-01


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