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Forthcoming Built Environment Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Planning and Installing Micro-Hydro Systems

    A Guide for Designers, Installers and Engineers

    By Chris Elliott

    Series: Planning and Installing

    An essential addition to the Earthscan Planning & Installing series, Planning and Installing Micro-Hydro Systems provides vital diagrams, pictures and tables detailing the planning and installing of a micro-hydro system, including information on the maintenance and economics once an...

    To Be Published April 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Pico-solar Electric Systems

    The Earthscan Expert Guide to the Technology and Emerging Market

    By John Keane

    Series: Earthscan Expert

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the technology behind the pico-solar revolution and offers guidance on how to test and choose quality products. The book also discusses how pioneering companies and initiatives are overcoming challenges to reach scale in the marketplace, from...

    To Be Published April 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation

    Edited by Chris Van Egeraat, Dieter Kogler, Philip Cooke

    Innovation, which in essence is the generation of knowledge and its subsequent application in the marketplace in the form of novel products and processes, has become the key concept in inquiries concerning the contemporary knowledge based economy. Geography plays a decisive role in the underlying...

    To Be Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Food City

    By CJ Lim

    In Food City, a companion piece to Smartcities and Eco-Warriors, innovative architect and urban designer CJ Lim explores the issue of urban transformation and how the creation, storage and distribution of food has been and can again become a construct for the practice of everyday life. Food City...

    To Be Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Shell Structures for Architecture

    Form Finding and Optimization

    Edited by Sigrid Adriaenssens, Philippe Block, Diederik Veenendaal, Chris Williams

    Bringing together experts from research and practice, Shell Structures for Architecture: Form Finding and Optimization presents contemporary design methods for shell and gridshell structures, covering form-finding and structural optimization techniques. It introduces architecture and engineering...

    To Be Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Place-Keeping

    Open Space Management in Practice

    Edited by Nicola Dempsey, Harry Smith, Mel Burton

    Place-Keeping presents the latest research and practice on place-keeping – that is, the long-term management of public and private open spaces – from around Europe and the rest of the world. There has long been a focus in urban landscape planning and urban design on the creation of...

    To Be Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Management Science Applications in Hospitality and Tourism

    Edited by Muzaffer Uysal, Zvi Schwartz

    Series: Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

    This book goese beyond revenue management topics and presents a broad range of topics in management science applications as they relate to hospitality and tourism cases. It covers data analytics, e-commerce and technology, revenue and yield management, optimization methods, resource allocation,...

    To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  8. Restaurant Franchising

    Concepts, Regulations and Practices

    By Mahmood A. Khan

    This book is the only up-to-date book of its kind that will provide an introduction to franchising, its pros and cons, and other aspects pertinent to restaurant franchises. It is the only guide to franchising written exclusively for food service professionals and is an indispensable...

    To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  9. An Introduction to Low Carbon Domestic Refurbishment

    By Peter Rickaby, Construction Products Association

    An Introduction to Low Carbon Domestic Refurbishment comes in two parts. The first describes the fundamentals and preliminary considerations of planning a low carbon refurbishment project, before exploring various components of a house (walls, heating systems etc.). Each chapter includes references...

    To Be Published April 30th 2014 by RIBA Publishing

  10. What an Architecture Student Should Know

    By Jadwiga Krupinska

    It's not just you. Every architecture student is initially confused by architecture school - an education so different that it doesn't compare to anything else. A student’s joy at being chosen in stiff competition with many other applicants can turn to doubt when he or she struggles to understand...

    To Be Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge