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Forthcoming Theory of Architecture Books

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  1. Space Unveiled

    Invisible Cultures in the Design Studio

    Edited by Carla Jackson Bell

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    Since the early 1800s, African Americans have designed signature buildings; however, in the mainstream marketplace, African American architects, especially women, have remained invisible in architecture history, theory and practice. Traditional architecture design studio education has been based...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Architecture and the Welfare State

    Edited by Mark Swenarton, Tom Avermaete, Dirk van den Heuvel

    In the decades following World War Two, and in part in response to the Cold War, governments across Western Europe set out ambitious programmes for social welfare and the redistribution of wealth that aimed to improve the everyday lives of their citizens. Many of these welfare state programmes -...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Event Space

    Theatre Architecture and the Historical Avant-Garde

    By Dorita Hannah

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Assembling the Centre: Architecture for Indigenous Cultures

    Australia and Beyond

    By Janet McGaw, Anoma Pieris

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    Indigenous Cultural Centres have become a focal point for making public Indigenous histories and contemporary cultures in settler-colonial societies, proliferating on local, regional and national scales. The making of these Centres is at the heart of this book. On one level, its ambit is...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. A Genealogy of Tropical Architecture

    Colonialism, Ecology and Technology

    By Jiat-Hwee Chang

    Series: Architext

    What is tropical architecture? Instead of assuming it as a "natural" – asocial, apolitical and ahistorical – entity, this book provides the first thorough account of its formations and transformations historically. A Genealogy of Tropical Architecture traces the origins of tropical architecture...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Biographies & Space

    Placing the Subject in Art and Architecture

    Edited by Dana Arnold, Joanna Sofaer Derevenski

    Bringing together a collection of high-profile authors, Biographies and Space presents essays exploring the relationship between biography and space and how specific subjects are used as a means of explaining sets of social, cultural and spatial relationships. Biographical methods of historical...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Architecture of Use

    Aesthetics and Function in Architectural Design

    By Stephen Grabow, Kent Spreckelmeyer

    By analyzing ten examples of buildings that embody the human experience at an extraordinary level, this book clarifies the central importance of the role of function in architecture as a generative force in determining built form. Using familiar twentieth-century buildings as case studies, the...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Lefebvre for Architects

    By Nathaniel Coleman

    Series: Thinkers for Architects

    Although the work of Henri Lefebvre has become better known in the English speaking world since the 1991 English translation of his 1974 masterpiece, The Production of Space, his influence on the actual production of space, of architecture and the city, has been less pronounced. Even if he is now...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge