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  1. Masterplanning the Adaptive City: Computational Urbanism in the Twenty-First Century

    Divided into four parts (historical and theoretical background, our current situation, methodologies, and prototypical practices), the book includes a series of essays, interviews, built case studies, and original research to accompany chapters written by editor Tom Verebes to give you the most comprehensive overview of this approach. Read more...

  2. Architecture and Capitalism: 1845 to the Present

    Architecture and Capitalism tells a story of the relationship between the economy and architectural design. Eleven historians each discuss in brand new essays the time period they know best, looking at cultural and economic issues, which in light of current economic crises you will find have dealed with diverse but surprisingly familiar economic issues. Read more...

    To take a look inside the book, click here.

  3. Use Matters: An Alternative History of Architecture

    Use Matters is the first to assemble this alternative history, from the bathroom to the city, from ergonomics to cybernetics, and from Algeria to East Germany. It argues that the user is not a universal but a historically constructed category of twentieth-century modernity that continues to inform architectural practice and thinking in oftentimes unacknowledged ways. Read more...

  4. Seeing and Making in Architecture

    This book presents a variety of techniques for mapping and making hands-on design/build projects, and relates this work to real architecture. It helps you to learn new ways of seeing and making that will enhance your creative design process and enable you to experience moments that lead to ingenuity in design. Read more...

  5. Architecture in Motion: The history and development of portable building

    Architecture in Motion examines the development of portable, transportable, demountable and temporary architecture from prehistory to the present day. From familiar vernacular models such as the tent, mobile home and houseboat, to ambitious developments in military and construction engineering, all aspects of portable building are considered. Read more...

    To take a look inside the book click here.

  6. Grayson Perry’s Reith Lectures & The Problem Of Quality In Architecture

    Adam Sharr, contributing editor of Quality Out of Control reflects on artist Grayson Perry's 2013 Reith lectures.

  7. Culture, Architecture and Nature

    An invaluable collection of the essays and illustrations of Sim Van der Ryn, charting the development of Sustainability in Architectural Design over the last 50 years.
     

  8. Refurbishment and Renovation Catalog Now Online

    Our new Refurbishment and Renovation 2013-2014 online catalog is now online and available to browse.

  9. Browse our Online Catalog for Built Environment Professionals

    We are pleased to bring you all our professional titles in one place, covering topics ranging from Architecture to Urban Design and Real Estate to Landscape, in our Built Environment Books for Professionals Online Catalog.

    View selected publishing highlights on the front page of the catalog, or simply click on the subject area you are interested in on the left hand side of your screen to see a full list of books in that area. You can find more details of these books and many more at www.routledge.com/builtenvironment, where you can also see all our latest news and sign up to receive our free newsletters.

  10. Lessons from Vernacular Architecture

    Lessons from Vernacular Architecture takes lessons directly from traditional and vernacular architecture and offers them to the reader as guidance and inspiration for new buildings.

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