Steven Moore is Bartlett Cocke Regents Professor of Architecture and Planning at the University of Texas at Austin where he teaches design and interdisciplinary courses related to the philosophy, history, and application of sustainable technology. He is co-Director of the Graduate Program in Sustainable Design and Co-founder of the University of Texas, Center for Sustainable Development. Moore is a Fellow of the National Endowment for the Arts, a Loeb Fellow of the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the recipient of an Individual Scholar Award from the National Science Foundation. He is the author of many articles, book chapters and six books on the topic of sustainable architecture and urbanism. Moore’s most recent book, co-authored with Barbara B. Wilson, is Questioning Architectural Judgment: The Problem of Codes in the United States.
"Models, Lists, and the Evolution of Sustainable Architecture," in The Green Braid. Rafael Longoria and Kim Tanzer, eds. (London and New York: Routledge, in press).
Book Chapter (86k PDF)
"Technology, Place and Nonmodern Regionalism" in Architectural Regionalism, Vincent Canizaro, Ed. (New York: Princeton Architectural Press, forthcoming).
Book Chapter (180k PDF)
With Nathan Engstrom, “The Social Construction of ‘Green Building’ Codes: Competing models by industry, government, and NGOs,” in Sustainable Architectures: Natures and Cultures in Europe and North America, Guy and Moore, Eds. (London: Routledge/ Spon) pp. 51-70.
Book Chapter (304k PDF)
"Building Codes," in The Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics, Carl Mitcham, Ed. (New York: Macmillan, 2005), pp. 262-266.
Encyclopedia Entry (83k PDF)
"Environmental Issues," in The Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Architecture, R. Stephen Sennott, ed. (New York: Routledge, 2006), pp. 408-411.
Encyclopedia Entry (2mb PDF)
"Energy Efficient Design," in The Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Architecture, R. Stephen Sennott, ed. (New York: Routledge, forthcoming), pp 404-406.
Encyclopedia Entry (1.5mb PDF)
"Contested Construction of Green Building Codes in North America: the case of The Alley-Flat Initiative," Steven A. Moore and Barbara B. Wilson, 2009.
Article (89k PDF)
"Sustainable Architecture in Context: STS and Design Thinking," with Andrew Karvonen in Science Studies, 2009.
Article (89k PDF)
"The Banks of Frankfurt and the Sustainable City," with Ralf Brand, Journal of Architecture (Vol. 8, No. 1, Spring 2003): pp. 3-24.
Article (259k PDF)
"Technology, Place and the Nonmodern Thesis," in the Journal of Architectural Education, (Spring 2001): pp.130-139.
Article (365k PDF)
"Reflecting on a Society of Bridges"
Travelogue (1.1mb PDF)