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  1. SmartLIFE - Lessons Learned

    (BR 500)

    By Paul Cartwright

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 3rd 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  2. Knock it Down or Do it Up?

    Sustainable House Building: New Build and Refurbishment in the Sustainable Communities Plan (FB 16)

    By Frances Plimmer

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 2nd 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  3. Housing, Care and Inheritance

    By Misa Izuhara

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    Housing, Care and Inheritance draws on the author’s long-standing research into housing issues surrounding the ageing society, a phenomenon which is now a concern in many mature economies. If an adult child provides care for their elderly parent, should that person be rewarded? If so, should they...

    Published September 30th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Housing for People with Sight Loss

    A Thomas Pocklington Trust Design Guide (EP 84)

    By Chris Goodman

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 16th 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  5. Gated Communities

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Rowland Atkinson, Sarah Blandy

    This informative volume gathers contemporary accounts of the growth, influences on, and impacts of so-called gated communities, developments with walls, gates, guards and other forms of surveillance. While gated communities have become a common feature of the urban landscape in South Africa,...

    Published December 4th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Housing Market Renewal and Social Class

    By Chris Allen

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Housing market renewal is one of the most controversial urban policy programmes of recent years. Housing Market Renewal and Social Class critically examines the rationale for housing market renewal: to develop 'high value' housing markets in place of the so-called 'failing markets' of low-cost...

    Published October 15th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Decent Homes for All

    Planning's Evolving Role in Housing Provision

    By Nick Gallent, Mark Tewdwr-Jones

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Are you concerned about the state of current housing provision? Worried about further decline in the years ahead? Decent Homes for All addresses fundamental questions about the current housing crisis; examining its history and evolution. The first text on the housing-planning interface, it explores...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Planning and Housing in the Rapidly Urbanising World

    By Paul Jenkins, Harry Smith, Ya Ping Wang

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Written specifically as a teaching text and authored by a team of leading academics in the field, this is the first book to bring together the key issues of rapid urbanisation with approaches to planning and housing. Outlining and explaining core concepts from ‘informal settlements’ to ‘...

    Published November 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Sustainable Refurbishment of Victorian Housing

    Guidance, Assessment Method and Case Studies (FB 14)

    By Tim Yates

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 23rd 2006 by IHS BRE Press

  10. Housing Transformations

    Shaping the Space of Twenty-First Century Living

    By Bridget Franklin

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    Drawing together a wide range of literature, this original book combines social theory with elements from the built environment disciplines to provide insight into how and why we build places and dwell in spaces that are at once contradictory, confining, liberating and illuminating. This...

    Published June 6th 2006 by Routledge