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Forthcoming Books

  1. Designing Sustainability

    Making radical changes in a material world

    By Stuart Walker

    What is the relationship between design, sustainability, inner values and spirituality? How can we create designs that provide a convincing alternative to unsustainable interpretations of progress, growth, consumerism and commercialism? Building on the arguments first advanced in his widely...

    To Be Published May 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Brand Mascots

    And Other Marketing Animals

    Edited by Stephen Brown, Sharon Ponsonby-McCabe

    Tony the Tiger. The Pillsbury Doughboy. The Michelin Man. The Playboy bunny. The list of brand mascots, spokes-characters, totems and logos goes on and on and on. Mascots are one of the most widespread modes of marketing communication and one of the longest established. Yet, despite their ubiquity...

    To Be Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Multiculturalism and the Arts in European Cities

    Edited by Marco Martiniello

    This book discusses the tension, or even the contradiction, between ethno-cultural segregation and ethno-cultural mixing in the field of the arts. It focuses on the local artistic sphere in the multicultural EU cities of Amsterdam, Antwerp, Brussels, Cologne, Malmö and Vienna. The chapters show a...

    To Be Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. No Plastic Sleeves: Portfolio and Self-Promotion Guide for Photographers and Designers

    2nd Edition

    By Larry Volk, Danielle Currier

    A polished and professional portfolio—including both print pieces and an online presence—is more important than ever for photographers and other creative professionals to make a great first impression and secure employment. This new edition of No Plastic Sleeves has been updated to address all...

    To Be Published July 30th 2014 by Focal Press

  5. Routledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion

    Edited by Kate Fletcher, Mathilda Tham

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The clothing industry employs 25 million people globally contributing to many livelihoods and the prosperity of communities, to women’s independence, and the establishment of significant infrastructures in poorer countries. Yet the fashion industry is also a significant contributor to the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. From Intelligent to Smart Cities

    Edited by Mark Deakin, Husam Al Waer

    The concept of smart cities offers a revolutionary vision of urban design for sustainability. Utilizing the intelligent application of new technologies, smart cities also incorporate considerations of social and environmental capital in order to transform the life and work of cities. This book...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Designers' Shakespeare

    Edited by John Russell Brown, Stephen Di Benedetto

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Films of Charles and Ray Eames

    By Eric Schuldenfrei

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    The Films of Charles and Ray Eames traces the history of the Eameses’ work, examining their evolution away from the design of mass-produced goods and toward projects created as educational experiences. Closely examining how the Eameses described their work reveals how the films and exhibitions they...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Companion to Design Research

    Edited by Paul Rodgers, Joyce Yee

    To Be Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Aesthetics of Absence

    By Heiner Goebbels

    Edited by Jane Collins, Nicole Gronemeyer

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge