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Creating the Built Environment

The Practicalities of Designing, Constructing and Owning Buildings

by Leslie Holes

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages424
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Open LibraryOL7499582M
ISBN 100419208208
ISBN 109780419208204

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An estimated 32% of American children are overweight, and physical inactivity contributes to this high prevalence of overweight. This policy statement highlights how the built environment of a community affects children's opportunities for physical activity. Neighborhoods and communities can provide opportunities for recreational physical activity with parks and open spaces, and . About What Can a Body Do? A fascinating and provocative new way of looking at the things we use and the spaces we inhabit, and a call to imagine a better-designed world for us all. Furniture and tools, kitchens and campuses and city streets—nearly everything human beings make and use is assistive.


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