A Study on the Sustainable Architectural Characteristics of Traditional Anatolian Houses and Current Building Design Precepts

Keskin K., ERBAY M.

Conference on Urban Planning and Architectural Design for Sustainable Development (UPADSD), Lecce, Italy, 14 - 16 October 2015, vol.216, pp.810-817 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 216
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2015.12.078
  • City: Lecce
  • Country: Italy
  • Page Numbers: pp.810-817
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Buildings and construction industry play an important role at local and global scale in utilization of natural sources, energy consumption and environmental problems. In this respect, the discipline of architecture has a prominent responsibility in achieving sustainability by constructing environmentally-friendly buildings.