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DESTINATION ARCHITECT
This magazine features timely articles,
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Contains current seminars, courses and
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JOURNAL OF DESTINATION DESIGN &
HYDROSCAPE ARCHITECTURE

The official instrument of IDAD
for the dissemination of knowledge
in the field of destinations/coastal
architecture and design research and
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HANDBOOK OF DESTINATION DESIGN & NEAR-WATER DEVELOPMENT/ HANDBOOK OF HYDROSCAPE DESIGN & COASTAL ARCHITECTURE
Authoritative practitioner's handbook
and guide for destination development
and coastal/ hydroscape resource design.
Covers destination travel and tourism design for communities in the near-water zone.


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Study of Revealing Conversations with Selected Architects Discussing Good Design Process Supported or Unsupported as Potential Process For Destination Architecture
Research essay distinguishing Destinations Architecture design process from classical Architectural Design Processes.


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A Candid New Approach in Tourism Development: Encouraging Social Entrepreneurship in Small, Near-Water Communities Through Destination Design
An excerpt from the Institute's Handbook of Destination Design & Near-Water Development.


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Fun Factors in Destinations, Drawn from Happiness Research
An empirical examination of the potentials of happiness research in meeting criteria for designing for fun.



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Introduction to Coastal Architecture and Destination Design Issues In Practice
An excerpt from the Institute's Handbook of Hydroscape Design and Coastal Architecture.

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Understanding Destination Design and
Coastal Architecture

A brief discussion of the nature of the profession and practice.



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History and Validity of Destinations Architecture
A primer on the natural genesis of the field.

 


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Institute Constitution and Bylaws
The official governance document of the Institute of Destination Architects and Designers (IDAD). The only international professional body dedicated specifically to Architects/ Designers, working as destination design professionals.

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Institute Chapter Handbook
An informative guide for Institute members wishing to establish a local, regional or academic IDAD chapter. The handook is contributed to by existing and past chapter leaders to assist those wishing to establish new chapters.

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Executive Office Handbook
Fundamental office practices for independent position holders and IDAD personnel who perform services for the Institute.



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Destination Design Process Handout
Details the phases utilized by a destinations architect, designer in the development of a hospitality, travel and tourism project.



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Institute Document PSAO1/IDAD Destination Architects- Designers/ Managers Professional Services Agreement
Contractual form between practitioner and client for the rendering of general destination design and coastal architecture services.


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Destination Design Practice Sections
A concise, generalized overview of the components comprising the field and practice sections generally acknowledged by the industry.


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Architectural Issues in Destination Design
A discussion of factors involved in the consideration of four major design issues.



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Project Managment in Destination and Coastal Architecture
A description of the role of project and construction management in professional practice.



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Ethics in Destination Design
A characterization of the preambles of ethics.




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