Housing and Interior Design by Evelyn L. LewisHousing and Interior Design by Evelyn L. Lewis

Housing and Interior Design

byEvelyn L. Lewis, Carolyn S. Turner

Hardcover | March 9, 2011

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Housing and Interior Design is the perfect choice for introducing students to the fascinating world of housing and interior design. With a striking design and beautiful illustrations, this teaching package helps students examine housing needs and choices, the basic principles of interiordesign and design presentation, and opportunities in a wide range of housing and interior design careers. In addition, the text DT Examines historical, cultural, and technological influences on housing and interiors.
Dr. Evelyn L. Lewis, Flagstaff, Arizona, is Professor Emerita, taught 37 years in primary, secondary, and higher education. She developed curricula for the Arizona Department of Education and prepared training programs for Coconino County career education. Lewis also served Flagstaff's Habitat for Humanity as a volunteer. Dr. Carolyn S...
Title:Housing and Interior DesignFormat:HardcoverDimensions:768 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:March 9, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1605253375

ISBN - 13:9781605253374


Table of Contents

Part 1: Housing for You1. Housing and Human Needs2. Influences on HousingPart 2: Making Housing Choices3. Using Decision-Making Skills4. Choosing a Place to Live5. Acquiring HousingPart 3: From the Ground Up6. The Evolution of Exteriors7. Understanding House Plans8. House Construction9. The Systems WithinPart 4: The Inside Story10. Using the Elements of Design11. Using Color Effectively12. Using the Principles of Design13. Textiles for Environments14. Creating Interior Backgrounds15. Furniture Styles and Construction16. Arranging and Selecting Furniture17. Window Treatments, Lighting, and Accessories18. Selecting Appliances and Electronics19. Planning and Presenting Interior DesignsPart 5: A Safe and Attractive Environment20. The Outdoor Living Space and Environment21. Home Safety and Security22. Maintaining a Home23. Trends in Housing Design and TechnologyPart 6: Careers in Housing and Interiors26. Researching Careers27. Preparing for Career SuccessAdded four new appendices:Appendix B: EntrepreneurshipAppendix C: ASID Code of Ethics and Professional ConductAppendix D: Related CareersAppendix E: Practical Math Review