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ISBN-13: 9781420068078

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As soon as neglected as a minor and useless tactic within the mitigation and prevention of terrorism and violent crime, Crime Prevention via Environmental layout (CPTED) has gone through dramatic alterations because the September eleven assaults. the main up to date reevaluation of CPTED due to the fact 2000, 21st Century protection and CPTED displays updates and amendments to the foundations for protection within the equipped setting and offers the data and perform of CPTED as utilized to today’s global of threats, together with highway crime, office violence, and terrorism. Edited through America’s most desirable architect, criminologist, and licensed defense expert, and boasting contributions from the world’s best CPTED practitioners, this ebook represents the 1st number of CPTED info to be without problems obtainable to the architectural and legislation enforcement groups. Facilitating figuring out throughout fields, it explains the structure procedure to defense administrators and the safety layout procedure to architects. delivering step by step guidance for making use of real-world recommendations, ideas, and tactics for development defense and CPTED, the e-book starts off with the chance probability overview and considers suitable elements and variables all through building and post-occupancy evaluate. hugely proper to severe infrastructure defense, the booklet demonstrates CPTED implementation in high-security environments, in addition to private and non-private area constructions, parks, ATMs, and faculties. It addresses specialization in protection approach layout and making plans, crime prevention, blast mitigation, and chemical, organic, and nuclear danger safety. a pragmatic source and advisor for architects, defense administrators, legislations enforcement, fatherland defense execs, and development and estate managers, 21st Century safeguard and CPTED addresses how CPTED is acceptable to severe infrastructure safeguard within the carrying on with attempt for place of birth defense.

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2006) Facility Performance Evaluation. Whole Building Design Guide. indb 28 4/22/08 12:18:27 PM 4 Introduction to Planning of a Building Security needs for a building must be determined early, as part of the project programming and definition process. Burglary, industrial espionage, shoplifting, riots, vandalism, assault, rape, murder, and employee theft are crimes that imperil lives and drive up the cost of doing business. As crime increases, incorporating security into the design and construction in all building types is critical for crime prevention.

The CPTED Journal 1(1) 3–14. Atlas, R. (2006) Architect as nexus: Cost effective security begins with design. ArchiTech, 30–34. Crowe, T. (2000) Crime Prevention through Environmental Design: Applications of Architectural Design and Space Management Concepts, 2nd ed. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann. Demkin, J. ) (2004). Security Planning and Design: A Guide for Architects and Building Design Professionals. American Institute of Architects. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. indb 16 4/22/08 12:18:23 PM 3 The Challenge of Architecture in a Free Society Form follows function.

2000) Design considerations: Setting standards in security architecture. Door and Hardware. June. Atlas, R. (1999) Secure facility design, environmental design that prevents crime! The Construction Specifier. April. Atlas, R. (1998) Designing against crime: The case for CPTED training for architects. Florida Architect. Summer. Barrow, J. (1991) Theories of Everything. Oxford University Press. L. J. (1991) Environmental Criminology. Beverly Hills: Sage. Cisneros, H. (1996) Defensible Space: Deterring Crime and Building Community.

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