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Forthcoming Built Environment Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. The Dissertation

    A Guide for Architecture Students, 3rd Edition

    By Iain Borden, Katerina Rüedi Ray

    The Dissertation is one of the most demanding yet potentially most stimulating components of an architectural course. This classic text provides a complete guide to what to do, how to do it, when to do it, and what the major pitfalls are. This is a comprehensive guide to all that an architecture...

    To Be Published May 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Community Matters: Service-Learning in Engaged Design and Planning

    Edited by Mallika Bose, Paula Horrigan, Cheryl Doble, Sigmund C. Shipp

    Series: Earthscan Tools for Community Planning

    Community Matters: Service Learning in Engaged Design and Planning explores issues that resonate with a diverse group of design and planning educators drawn to the challenge of supporting greater community building and empowerment while combining learning with practice. The book explores such...

    To Be Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Urban Growth in Emerging Economies

    Lessons from the BRICS

    Edited by Gordon McGranahan, George Martine

    Along with globalization, urban transitions have been central in the southward shift in economic power towards the newly emerging economies. As this book shows, however, these transitions have not been painless, and it is important for the rest of the urbanizing world to learn from the mistakes. It...

    To Be Published May 8th 2014 by Routledge

  10. V-Ray My Way

    A Practical Designer's Guide to Creating Realistic Imagery Using V-Ray & 3ds Max

    By Lee Wylde

    V-Ray My Way: A Practical Designers Guide to Creating Realistic Imagery Using V-Ray & 3ds Max is a practical, hands-on guide to creating some of the most stunning computer-generated images possible. It caters to the design masses; architects, engineers, interior designers, industrial designers,...

    To Be Published May 10th 2014 by Focal Press