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Beginnings of Interior Environments / Edition 11

Beginnings of Interior Environments / Edition 11

by Lynn M. Jones ASID, IIDA, IDEC
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What designers really do: A practical introduction to interior design.

Beginnings of Interior Environments, 11e, provides a practical approach to introductory interior design. The text addresses interior design holistically, stressing the importance of commercial and residential environments equally. Students are introduced to the history, design fundamentals, and building systems (construction, electrical, mechanical) of design through practical examinations and engaging discussions that encourage them to analyze the needs and desires of clients, and through the synthesis of this information, create healthful, safe, and sustainable environments that enhances their clients' quality of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780132786003
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 01/29/2013
Series: Fashion Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 528
Sales rank: 287,412
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 10.70(h) x 2.50(d)

Table of Contents

Part I—Introduction To Interior Environments

Chapter 1 Understanding Interior Design

Chapter 2 The Value of Interior Design: Health, Safety, and Welfare

Part II—Design Fundamentals

Chapter 3 Elements and Principles of Design

Chapter 4 Color

Part III—Building Systems

Chapter 5 Construction Components, Systems, and Codes

Chapter 6 Lighting, Electrical, and Communications

Part IV—Space

Chapter 7 Space Planning: Furnishings to Rooms

Chapter 8 Space Planning: Rooms to Buildings

Part V—Materials, Furnishings and Fabrics

Chapter 9 Floors

Chapter 10 Ceilings and Walls

Chapter 11 Furniture

Chapter 12 Textiles

Chapter 13 Window Treatments, Accessories, and Art

PART VI—The Profession of Interior Design

Chapter 14 Interior Design as a Career

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