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Forthcoming Theory of Architecture Books

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  1. Environmental Design Perspectives

    Viewpoints on the Profession, Education and Research

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The purpose of this title, first published in 1972, was to bring into focus the work and viewpoints of individuals and groups that were engaged in man-environment research, design and education. Reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of the field of man-environment relations, topics range from...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. A Landscape of Architecture, History and Fiction

    By Jonathan Hill

    Architecture can be analogous to a history, a fiction, and a landscape. We expect a history or a novel to be written in words, but they can also be cast in concrete or seeded in soil. The catalyst to this tradition was the simultaneous and interdependent emergence in the eighteenth century of new...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Is Landscape...?

    Essays on the Identity of Landscape

    Edited by Gareth Doherty, Charles Waldheim

    Is Landscape…? provides a compelling investigation into the multiple facets of landscape architecture to examine its position as a profession and discipline. With contributions from a host of international academics and professionals, this book addresses a range of topics including history and...

    To Be Published October 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Chinese Architecture

    Edited by Jianfei Zhu, Wei CHEN, Hua LI

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Architecture is an innovative and critical reference work bringing together over 40 newly commissioned articles on major emerging themes. The contributors cover ‘ancient’ (dynastic) and ‘modern’ (republican, socialist and contemporary) developments, privileging an...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Conflicted Identities

    Housing and the Politics of Cultural Representation

    By Alexandra Staub

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    Nation-states have long used representational architecture to create symbolic identities for public consumption both at home and abroad. Government buildings, major ensembles and urban plans have a visibility that lends them authority, while their repeated portrayals in the media cement their image...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Industries of Architecture

    Edited by Katie Lloyd Thomas, Tilo Amhoff, Nick Beech

    Series: Critiques

    Industries of Architecture takes the position that the architectural humanities must engage with issues usually excluded from historical, theoretical and aesthetic accounts of design, such as regulation, law, finance, construction, labour, management and the organisation of architects’ own working...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Sport and Architecture

    By Benjamin S Flowers

    Series: Frontiers of Sport

    Sport and architecture are two of the social practices in contemporary life with the broadest impact on the world around us. The role architecture plays in shaping buildings and societies has occupied historians, critics, and urban theorists for centuries. Likewise the cultural, economic, and...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Companion to American Urbanism

    Edited by Joseph Heathcott

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Architecture and the Modern Hospital

    By Julie Willis, Philip Goad, Cameron Logan

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    More than any other building type in the twentieth century, the hospital was connected to transformations in the health of populations and expectations of lifespan. From the scale of public health to the level of the individual, the architecture of the modern hospital has reshaped knowledge about...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge