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  1. Modern Methods of House Construction

    A Surveyor's Guide (FB 11)

    By Keith Ross

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 6th 2005 by IHS BRE Press

  2. Housing and Social Policy

    Contemporary Themes and Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Peter Somerville, Nigel Sprigings

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    This topical book transforms the analysis of housing problems into a lively, interesting and contentious subject of social scientific study, addressing themes of residential experience, inclusion/empowerment, sustainability and professionalism/managerialism, which lie at the heart of the...

    Published June 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  3. Reducing Carbon Emissions from the UK Housing Stock

    (BR 480)

    By L. D. Shorrock

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 25th 2005 by IHS BRE Press

  4. Introduction to Social Housing

    2nd Edition

    By Paul Reeves

    The provision and management of social housing for those who are unable to access the housing market is essential to the maintenance of the fabric of society. The social housing industry is vast and still growing. There are very few countries in the world where some form of subsidised housing does...

    Published March 15th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Gentrification in a Global Context

    Edited by Rowland Atkinson, Gary Bridge

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    Gentrification, a process of class neighbourhood upgrading, is being identified in a broader range of urban contexts throughout the world. This book throws new light and evidence to bear on a subject that deeply divides commentators on its worth and social costs given its ability to physically...

    Published March 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  6. Private Dwelling

    Contemplating the Use of Housing

    By Peter King

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Housing is something that is deeply personal to us. It offers us privacy and security and allows us to be intimate with those we are close to. This book considers the nature of privacy but also how we choose to share our dwelling. The book discusses the manner in which we talk about our housing,...

    Published August 19th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Design Out Crime

    By Ian Colquhoun

    Here is a book about the practical design of communities and housing in which people can enjoy a good quality of life, free from crime and fear of crime.Recognising that crime, vandalism and anti-social behaviour are issues of high public concern, and that the driving forces behind crime are...

    Published December 17th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Housing Development

    Theory, Process and Practice

    Edited by Ron Blake, Andrew Golland

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Previously knowledge about housing has been available only from widely disparate sources focused on the traditional disciplines of construction, design, building control, planning, economics, sociology and psychology, leaving scope for a fresh holistic overview of how the separate inputs into the...

    Published November 6th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Housing and Social Change

    East-West Perspectives

    Edited by Ray Forrest, James Lee

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    This wide-ranging exploration of the key contemporary relationships between social change and housing is both policy-oriented and theoretical, drawing on a group of internationally-respected academics. It is also multidisciplinary, incorporating sociology, economics, social policy and human...

    Published August 28th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Delivering New Homes

    Planning, Processes and Providers

    By Nick Gallent, Sarah Carmona, Sarah Carmona

    This book examines the processes and relationships that underpin the delivery of new homes across the United Kingdom, focussing primarily on the land use planning system in England, the way that housing providers engage with that system, and how the processes of engagement are changing or might...

    Published June 26th 2003 by Routledge