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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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 10th 2006 by IHS BRE Press

  4. 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 13th 2005 by Routledge

  5. 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 20th 2005 by Taylor & Francis

  6. 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 8th 2005 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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