ERIC Number: ED037913
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Buildings for Education, Vol. 2, No. 2.
Asian Regional Inst. for School Building Research, Colombo (Sri Lanka).
The activities of the Asian Regional Institute for School Building Research are described (studies conducted, contracts, development group work). Technical notes are presented concerning high-rise school buildings in Asian urban areas and related cost implications; the following factors are considered--(1) demand for space in urban areas, (2) minimum space requirements of the school site, (3) effect of height on cost of the building, (4) limitations on the height of the school, (5) when to build high-rise schools, and (6) allocation of land for schools. Also included are abstracts of 16 journal articles concerned with various aspects of educational buildings. (FS)
Descriptors: Building Design, Construction Costs, Design Requirements, Facility Requirements, School Buildings, School Construction, School Location, School Space, Site Selection, Urban Schools
The Documentalist, Asian Regional Institute for School Building Research, P.O. Box 1368, Colombo, Ceylon
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Authoring Institution: Asian Regional Inst. for School Building Research, Colombo (Sri Lanka).