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Forthcoming Theory of Architecture Books

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  1. Drawing the Unbuildable

    Seriality and Reproduction in Architecture

    By Nerma Cridge

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    Architecture is conventionally seen as being synonymous with building. In contrast, this book introduces and defines a new category - the unbuildable. The unbuildable involves projects that are not just unbuilt, but cannot be built. This distinct form of architectural project has an important and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Virilio for Architects

    By John Armitage

    Series: Thinkers for Architects

    Currently regarded as one of the most interesting, relevant, and radical interpreters of architecture in the twenty-first century, contemporary French architect and "critic of the art of technology" Paul Virilio challenges and breaches the borders of the ever-burgeoning field of structural design....

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Interpreting Site

    Studies in Perception, Representation, and Design

    By Genevieve S. Baudoin

    Interpreting Site explains the basic methods architects use to translate what you perceive to represent the complex conditions that physically and mentally "construe" a site, helping to shape the ultimate design. Within each of the four themes---defining site, experiencing site, spatializing site,...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Landscape Theory in Design

    By Susan Herrington

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Idea of the Cottage in English Architecture

    1760 - 1860

    By Daniel Maudlin

    Series: Routledge Research in Architecture

    A ground-breaking study of the late Georgian phenomenon of the ‘architect-designed cottage’, this study of small buildings built on country estates and small-looking buildings built in picturesque rural settings, resorts towns and suburban developments explores the discourse that...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Social Production of Architecture

    Ethics, Economies, Politics and Actions in Contemporary and Future Practice

    Edited by Doina Petrescu, Kim Trogal

    The Social Production of Architecture brings together a wide range of international contributors – including Zygmunt Bauman, Katherine Gibson, Nabeel Hamdi, Jeremy Till, Apolonija Šušteršic, and Jeanne van Heeswijk – to debate the right to produce architecture in the context of current political,...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Kant for Architects

    By Diane Morgan

    Series: Thinkers for Architects

    Immanuel Kant's work was constantly informed by a concern for the world as an evolving whole. This book is a perfect introduction to his thinking for architects. According to Kant, in this interconnected and dynamic world, humans should act as mutually dependent and responsible subjects. Given his...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Architecture and its Imprint

    By Andrew Peckham

    Architecture and its Publication examines the relationship between a series of buildings by ‘modern’ and contemporary architects, and the books with which they have been associated, or in which they are published. The choice of the five individual studies is not intended to establish a sense of...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge