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Post-occupancy evaluation.

Author: Preiser, W., Rabinowitz, H., White, E.
Type: Book
Year: 1988


This book is about the assessment of building performance through post-occupancy evaluation (POE). POE is a phase in the building process that follows a sequence of planning, programming, design, construction and the occupancy of a building. The book is intended to provide architects, researchers, consultants, building owners, and facilities managers with useful guidance on the process and content of POEs. The book includes a review of the evolution of the field, a conceptual framework for POEs and pragmatic information on planning, conducting and reporting POEs.

Further Details

Publish Location: New York
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold
ISBN/ISSN: 0442003455
Accession Number: 16.1.03
Keywords: assessment, housing improvement, design
Reads: 198