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  1. Wheelchair Housing Design Guide

    2nd Edition (EP 70)

    By Stephen Thorpe

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

    Published March 9th 2006 by IHS BRE Press

  2. A New Vision for Housing

    By Christopher Holmes

    In 1945 the Labour Government set out to enable everyone to have a decent home, where people from all walks of life could live together. This dream was destroyed by a succession of avoidable mistakes and almost everyone now seems to believe that it is impossible to rediscover that vision. This book...

    Published December 12th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Courtyard Housing

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Brian Edwards, Magda Sibley, Mohammad Hakmi, Peter Land

    Courtyard housing is one of the oldest forms of domestic development spanning at least 2000 years and occurring in distinctive form in many regions of the world. Traditionally associated with the Middle East where climate and culture have given shape to a particular type of courtyard housing, other...

    Published September 19th 2005 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Accessible Housing

    Quality, Disability and Design

    By Rob Imrie

    Considering the interrelationships between disability and housing design with a focus on the role of policy in addressing the housing needs of disabled people, this book sets out some of the broader debates about the nature of housing, quality and design. In what ways are domestic design and...

    Published September 7th 2005 by Routledge

  5. 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 5th 2005 by IHS BRE Press

  6. 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 1st 2005 by Routledge

  7. 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 24th 2005 by IHS BRE Press

  8. 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 14th 2005 by Routledge

  9. 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 1st 2005 by Routledge

  10. 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 18th 2004 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. What Happened to Planning? (Routledge Revivals)
    By Peter Ambrose
    To Be Published February 25th 2015
  2. Beyond Gated Communities
    Edited by Samer Bagaeen, Ola Uduku
    To Be Published February 28th 2015
  3. Altruism by Design: How To Affect Social Change as an Architect
    By Adam R. Wilmes
    To Be Published April 23rd 2015
  4. Community Visioning Programs: Processes and Outcomes
    Edited by Norman Walzer, Gisele F Hamm
    To Be Published May 29th 2015
  5. Community Planning and Development
    Edited by Rhonda Phillips
    To Be Published May 31st 2015

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