The examines the past, present and future of flexible forms of housing through over 160 international examples. Plans, printed to scale, together many illustrations and diagrams provide additional detail and allow direct visual comparisons to be made. Combining history, theory and design the book explains the social and economic benefits that can be achieved and shows the various ways it has been and can be delivered. The book ends with a guide to how flexible housing might be designed and constructed today to achieve adaptable and ultimately sustainable buildings.
Tatjana Schneider and Jeremy Till, Flexible Housing (London: Architectural Press, 2007).