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dc.contributor.advisorNoonan, Peteren_US
dc.contributor.advisorSimon, Madlenen_US
dc.contributor.authorCrenshaw, Emma Elizabethen_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-07-04T05:34:01Z-
dc.date.available2013-07-04T05:34:01Z-
dc.date.issued2013en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1903/14316-
dc.description.abstractThis thesis examines the evolving and transforming relationship between building and community. It is a study of the past and present of a community and its architecture in order to propose an adaptive plan for a place that involves the adaptive reuse of a historic building. Utilizing theory related to vernacular architecture, critical regionalism and phenomenology, a framework for study is applied to a case study. Peckham, a district in South London in England, and one of its former industrial buildings, the Bussey Building, serves as the case-study. Peckham is home for a mixed "fringe" community that is in a process of transformation that is linked to the area's industrial past. In order to explore sustainability in a more holistic and human way, this thesis posits a question: Can architects design buildings to adapt to a continually changing situation, physically mapping the relationship between architecture and community over time?en_US
dc.titleTransforming Together: Reconsidering Adaptive Reuseen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US
dc.contributor.publisherDigital Repository at the University of Marylanden_US
dc.contributor.publisherUniversity of Maryland (College Park, Md.)en_US
dc.contributor.departmentArchitectureen_US
dc.subject.pqcontrolledArchitectureen_US
dc.subject.pqcontrolledUrban planningen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledAdaptive Reuseen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledflexibilityen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledLondonen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledpalimpsesten_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledPeckhamen_US
dc.subject.pquncontrolledviaducten_US
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