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dc.contributor.authorSong, X. Q.
dc.contributor.authorSu, Bin
dc.description.abstractThe building sector is one of the highest energy consuming sectors in the world as well as in China, it is urgent to seek an energy-saving way of sustainable architecture development. From the perspective of tradition, this paper focus on raw concepts of sustainability that contained in excellent vernacular dwellings. On the basis of analyzing an example of Kangbaiwan Mansion, it illustrates the advantage of environment ecosystem, and summarizes the physical and cultural characteristic of its buildings, which can be a fertile source of modern sustainable architecture design as well as a proper way of inheriting the outstanding traditional culture.en_NZ
dc.rights© 2016 Int. J. Struct. Civ. Eng. Res.en_NZ
dc.subject康百万庄园 (巩义市, 中国)en_NZ
dc.subjectKang Bai-Wan Mansion (Gongyi, China)en_NZ
dc.subjectKang bai wan zhuang yuan (Gongyi Shi, China)en_NZ
dc.subjectsustainable architectureen_NZ
dc.subjectcave dwellingsen_NZ
dc.subjectvernacular dwellingsen_NZ
dc.subjecttraditional architectureen_NZ
dc.titleRaw concepts of sustainability in vernacular dwellings : a case study of Kangbaiwan mansion in Chinaen_NZ
dc.typeJournal Articleen_NZ
dc.identifier.doidoi: 10.18178/ijscer.5.3.246-249en_NZ
dc.subject.marsden120104 Architectural Science and Technology (incl. Acoustics, Lighting, Structure and Ecologically Sustainable Design)en_NZ
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationSong, X. Q., & Su, B. (2016). Raw Concepts of Sustainability in Vernacular Dwellings–A Case Study of Kangbaiwan Mansion in China. International Journal of Structural and Civil Engineering Research, 5(3), pp.246-249.en_NZ
unitec.publication.titleInternational Journal of Structural and Civil Engineering Researchen_NZ
dc.contributor.affiliationUnitec Institute of Technologyen_NZ
dc.contributor.affiliationZhongyuan University of Technology (Zhengzhou, China)en_NZ

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