security and architecture

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security and architecture

Postby sabotage » Fri Apr 10, 2009 7:04 pm

hey, i'm writing a dissertation on security in universities, and more specifically, how architecture can be used to enhance it... don't ask why i chose that, really... bt anyway, can't seem to find any literature of any sort... any help, anyone? i'm in the 3rd year, Bsc Architecture, KNUST, Ghana, if that's does anything 4 u, by the way... thanx
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Postby KryFreeman » Sun May 10, 2009 3:28 pm

There are a few:

Building Security: Handbook for Architectural Planning and Design
by Barbara A. Nadel

Security Planning and Design: A Guide for Architects and Building Design Professionals
by The American Institute of Architects

Vulnerability Assessment of Physical Protection Systems
by Mary Lynn Garcia
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Postby teamjdc » Tue Jul 13, 2010 6:33 pm

"Defensible Space" is considered by many to be the bible on the subject.

Get it free here: http://www.defensiblespace.com/book.htm
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