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Forthcoming Theory of Architecture Books

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  1. Architecture Beyond Criticism

    Expert Judgment and Performance Evaluation

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Aaron Davis, Ashraf Salama, Andrea Hardy

    For the first time, this book demonstrates that the two paradigms of architectural criticism and performance evaluation can not only co-exist but complement each other in the assessment of built works. As architecture takes more principled stances worldwide, from environmental sustainability to...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Lefebvre for Architects

    By Nathaniel Coleman

    Series: Thinkers for Architects

    While the work of Henri Lefebvre has become better known in the English-speaking world since the 1991 translation of his 1974 masterpiece, The Production of Space, his influence on the actual production of architecture and the city has been less pronounced. Although now widely read in schools of...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Architecture and Movement

    the Dynamic Experience of Buildings and Landscapes

    Edited by Peter Blundell Jones, Mark Meagher

    The experience of movement, of moving through buildings, cities, landscapes and in everyday life, is the only involvement most individuals have with the built environment on a daily basis. User experience is so often neglected in architectural study and practice. Architecture and Movement tackles...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Allure of the Incomplete, Imperfect, and Impermanent

    Designing and Appreciating Architecture as Nature

    By Rumiko Handa

    Architects have long operated based on the assumption that a building is 'complete' once construction has finished. Striving to create a perfect building, they wish for it to stay in its original state indefinitely, viewing any subsequent alterations as unintended effects or the results of...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Is Landscape...?

    Essays on the Identity of Landscape

    Edited by Gareth Doherty, Charles Waldheim

    Rather than promoting a singular way of understanding landscape, this book provides a compelling investigation into the multiple positions of landscape architecture. The framing question ‘is landscape…?’ creates a base from which scholars and professionals in landscape examine various definitions...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Architecture's Appeal

    How Theory Informs Architectural Praxis

    Edited by Marc J. Neveu, Negin Djavaherian

    This collection of previously unpublished essays from a diverse range of well-known scholars and architects builds on the tradition of phenomenological hermeneutics as developed by Dalibor Veseley and Joseph Rykwert and carried on by David Leatherbarrow, Peter Carl and Alberto Perez-Gomez. Taking...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Twenty-Five Buildings Every Architect Should Understand

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Unwin

    Twenty-Five Buildings Every Architect Should Understand is an essential companion to Simon Unwin’s Analysing Architecture, and part of the trilogy which also includes his Exercises in Architecture: Learning to Think as an Architect. Together the three books offer an introduction to the workings of...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Architecture's Pretexts

    By Aarati Kanekar

    This book considers ideas from one medium that might have been appropriated and transformed by others; highlighting their uniqueness and limitations. More specifically, this book addresses the manner in which this translation occurs across different forms of creation, construction, and expression....

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Architectural Theory

    Edited by Harry Francis Mallgrave

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    This collection offers a comprehensive selection of journal articles and book chapters that provide readers with an historical overview of Architectural Theory, collating the canonical writings on the subject in one essential reference work. With each section beginning with an editorial...

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Architecture of the Psyche

    Jungian and psychoanalytic perspectives on how buildings shape our lives

    By Lucy Huskinson

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge