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Forthcoming Architectural History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Modernity

    Enlightenment and Revolution – ideal and unforeseen consequence

    By Christopher Tadgell

    The seventh book in the Architecture in Context series, this is a comprehensive survey of European architecture from the pre-dawn of the Enlightenment in early Georgian England to the triumph of Brutalism in the seventh decade of the twentieth century. The three main sections of the book are...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Economy and Architecture

    Edited by Juliet Odgers, Mhairi McVicar, Stephen Kite

    Economy and Architecture addresses a timely, critical, and much-debated topic in both its historical and contemporary dimensions. From the Apple Store in New York City, to the street markets of the Pan American Highway; from commercial Dubai to the public schools of Australia, this book takes a...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. American Architects and the Single-Family Home

    Lessons Learned from the Architects' Small House Service Bureau

    Edited by Lisa M. Tucker

    American Architects and the Single-Family Home explains how a small group of architects started the Architects’ Small House Service Bureau in 1919 and changed the course of twentieth-century residential design for the better. Concepts and principles they developed related to public spaces, private...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Idea of the Cottage in English Architecture, 1760 - 1860

    By Daniel Maudlin

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    The Idea of the Cottage in English Architecture is a history of the late Georgian phenomenon of the architect-designed cottage and the architectural discourse that articulated it. It is a study of small buildings built on country estates and not so small buildings built in picturesque rural...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Cut and Paste Urban Landscape

    The Work of Gordon Cullen

    By Mira Engler

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    During the post-war era, the emerging consumer economy radically changed both the discourse and practice of architecture. It was a time where architecture became a mainstream commodity whose products sold through mass media; a time in which Thomas Gordon Cullen came to be one of Britain’s...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Wooden Church Architecture of the Russian North

    Regional Schools and Traditions (14th - 19th centuries)

    By Evgeny Khodakovsky

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    The book presents a broad panoramic overview of church architecture in the Russian North between the fourteenth and nineteenth centuries. While it is inevitably overshadowed by the imperial splendour of the country’s capital cities, this unique phenomenon is regarded as the most distinctive...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Historiography of Persian Architecture

    By Mohammad Gharipour

    Series: Iranian Studies

    Historiography is the study of the methodology of writing history, the development of the discipline of history, and the changing interpretations of historical events in the works of individual historians. Exploring the historiography of Persian art and architecture requires a closer look at a...

    To Be Published September 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sustainable Building Design

    Learning from nineteenth century innovations

    By Vidar Lerum

    A twenty-first century renaissance is emerging in architecture. After a century of building designs characterized by high energy demand, low quality lighting and poor thermal comfort, the fundamental questions must be asked again: is there a better path to designing the most energy efficient,...

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Architectural History Retold

    By Paul Davies

    How much do you know about Greek architecture? Roman? Gothic? The Renaissance? Modernism? Perhaps more importantly, do you know how these are connected or how one style evolved to become another? Or what happened historically during each of these periods? Architectural History Retold is your...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Mid-Century Modernism in Turkey

    Architecture Across Cultures in the 1950s and 1960s

    Edited by Meltem Gurel

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    Mid-Century Modernism in Turkey studies the unfolding of modern architecture in Turkey during the 1950s and 1960s. The book brings together scholars who have carried out extensive research on post-WWII modernism in a global context. The authors situate Turkish architectural case studies within an...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge