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New and Published Books

  1. Urban Theory and the Urban Experience

    Encountering the city, 2nd Edition

    By Simon Parker

    Urban Theory and the Urban Experience brings together classic and contemporary approaches to urban research in order to reveal the intellectual origins of urban studies and the often unacknowledged debt that empirical and theoretical perspectives on the city owe one another. From the foundations...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Designing the British Post-War Home

    Kenneth Wood, 1948-1968

    By Fiona Fisher

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    In Designing the British Post-War Home Fiona Fisher explores the development of modern domestic architecture in Britain through a detailed study of the work of the successful Surrey-based architectural practice of Kenneth Wood. Wood’s firm is representative of a geographically distinct category of...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Altruism by Design

    How To Effect Social Change as an Architect

    By Adam R. Wilmes

    Altruism by Design: How to Effect Social Change as an Architect is meant to prepare the individual designer – whether a student or practicing professional – for a career dedicated to serving communities in need through design and construction. It will help you understand the complexities,...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Chern on Dispute Boards

    3rd Edition

    By Cyril Chern

    Series: Construction Practice Series

    Chern on Dispute Boards examines the law of dispute boards and their development internationally, while also covering procedural topics that are of particular concern to those utilising dispute boards. It deals with advanced practitioner issues in the emerging law of dispute boards on an...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Informa Law from Routledge

  5. Contemporary Issues in Australian Urban and Regional Planning

    Edited by Julie Brunner, John Glasson

    Series: Natural and Built Environment Series

    Contemporary Issues in Australian Urban and Regional Planning looks at a wide range of planning issues in Australia from the city to the regional scale, covering key topics in sustainable development and planning including economic, social, environmental and governance perspectives. It also covers...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Tubular Structures XV

    Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Tubular Structures, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 27-29 May 2015

    Edited by Eduardo de Miranda Batista, Pedro Vellasco, Luciano Rodrigues Ornelas de Lima

    Tubular Structures XV contains the lastest scientific and engineering developments in the field of tubular structures, as presented at the 15th International Symposium on Tubular Structures (ISTS15, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 27-29 May 2015). The International Symposium on Tubular Structures (ISTS)...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Conflict, Improvisation, Governance

    Street Level Practices for Urban Democracy

    By David Laws, John Forester

    Series: RTPI Library Series

    Conflict, Improvisation, Governance presents a carefully crafted and edited collection of first hand accounts of diverse public sector and non-profit urban practitioners facing the practical challenges of "doing democracy" in the global/local context of the interconnected major European city of...

    Published April 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Theory and Practice in Heritage and Sustainability

    Between past and future

    Edited by Elizabeth Auclair, Graham Fairclough

    Series: Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

    This book explores cultural sustainability and its relationships to heritage from a wide interdisciplinary perspective. By examining the interactions between people and communities in the places where they live it exemplifies the diverse ways in which a people-centred heritage builds identities and...

    Published April 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Social Capital at the Community Level

    An Applied Interdisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by John M. Halstead, Steven C. Deller

    Series: Community Development Research and Practice Series

    In Social Capital at the Community Level, John Halstead and Steven Deller examine social capital formation beyond the individual level through a variety of disciplines: planning, economics, regional development, sociology, as well as non-traditional approaches like engineering and built...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Wind Power Projects

    Theory and Practice

    By Tore Wizelius

    Wind power has developed rapidly in terms of the number of new wind power plants now installed in more than hundred countries around the world. This renewable energy source has become competitive, and to be able to combat climate change much more has to be installed in coming years. This also makes...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge