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Forthcoming Books

  1. Water Infrastructure

    Edited by Cecilia Tortajada, Asit K. Biswas

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    Water infrastructure is an essential element in water management. Together with institutions, policies and regulation, it provides basic services to growing populations, especially in developing countries, where much of the growth is taking place. In the Asia-Pacific region, for instance,...

    To Be Published July 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Building Communities (Routledge Revivals)

    The Co-operative Way

    By Johnston Birchall

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Building Communities: The Co-Operative Way, first published in 1988, sets the flourishing of housing co-operatives throughout the 1980s in a theoretical and historical framework that suggests that tenant control is the best way out of the still-problematic issue of housing policy. Before the First...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Property Rights (Routledge Revivals)

    Philosophic Foundations

    By Lawrence C. Becker

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Property Rights: Philosophic Foundations, first published in 1977, comprehensively examines the general justifications for systems of private property rights, and discusses with great clarity the major arguments as to the rights and responsibilities of property ownership. In particular, the...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Virilio for Architects

    By John Armitage

    Series: Thinkers for Architects

    Paul Virilio is an innovative figure in the study of architecture, space, and the city. Virilio for Architects primes readers for their first encounter with his crucial texts on some of the vital theoretical debates of the twenty-first century, including: Oblique Architecture and Bunker...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Regions and Designed Landscapes in Georgian England

    By Sarah Spooner

    Series: Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

    Garden design evolved hugely during the Georgian period – as symbols of wealth and stature, the landed aristocracy had been using gardens for decades. Yet during the eighteenth century, society began to homogenise, and the urban elite also started demanding landscapes that would reflect their...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Electrical Installation Work

    8th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Mapped closely to the learning outcomes of City & Guilds and EAL exams Coverage of Level 2 and Level 3 units in one volume Fully aligned to the 3rd Amendment of the 17th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations Brian Scaddan's Electrical Installation Work explains in detail how and why...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Managing China's Energy Sector

    Between the Market and the State

    Edited by Hongyi Lai, Malcolm Warner

    Since China has now become the world’s largest energy consumer, its energy sector has understandably huge implications for the global economy. This book examines the transformation of China’s conventional and renewable energy sectors, with special attention to state-business relations. Two studies...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Frontiers of Land and Water Governance in Urban Regions

    Edited by Thomas Hartmann, Tejo Spit

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    A society that intensifies and expands the use of land and water in urban areas needs to search for solutions to manage the frontiers between these two essential elements for urban living. Sustainable governance of land and water is one of the major challenges of our times. Managing retention areas...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Post-Industrial Urban Greenspace

    An Environmental Justice Perspective

    Edited by Jennifer Foster, L. Anders Sandberg

    Post-industrial urban spaces typically include abandoned factories, disused rail lines, old pits and quarries, and de-commissioned landfills. In these places, different visions compete for dominance with respect to current and future land uses. Neighbours often view such urban greenspace as...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Occupational Health and Safety Management

    A Practical Approach, Third Edition

    By Charles D. Reese

    Reflecting changes in the current health and safety landscape, Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach, Third Edition includes examples and tools to facilitate development and implementation of a safety and health management approach. This how-to book is not just an...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by CRC Press