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  1. Just Published! - Architectural Temperance

    Architectural Temperance examines relations between Bourbon Spain and papal Rome (1700-1759) through the lens of cultural politics. With a focus on key Spanish architects sent to study in Rome by the Bourbon Kings, the book also discusses the establishment of a program of architectural education at the newly founded Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando in Madrid.

    Coming Soon

    For a full list of books in the Routledge Research in Architecture series click here

  2. Campus Trends: Hub Buildings

    In their survey of the contemporary climate of campus master planning and architecture University Trends, Jonathan Coulson, Paul Roberts and Isabelle Taylor outline the most widespread, significant and innovative trends currently shaping the physical environments of higher education institutions across the world. Here, Jonathan Coulson profiles the rise of one of these trends, the hub building. 

  3. Celebrate Labor Day with Routledge!

    20% OFF + FREE SHIPPING! Simply enter discount code SRK50 at checkout.

  4. Author Gayle Souter-Brown on Her New Book, “Landscape and Urban Design for Health and Well-Being”

    Gayle Souter-Brown took a moment to discuss the field of design for health and well-being.  Her new book, Landscape and Urban Design for Health and Well-Being, examines the evidence behind the positive effects of designed landscapes, and explains effective methods and approaches which can be put into practice by those seeking to reduce costs and add value through outdoor spaces. 

  5. Energy Resources Free to View Throughout August

    Don't miss out on the opportunity to view a selection of Energy titles for free throughout the month of August! We have carefully selected titles covering Bioenergy, Energy Efficiency, and Solar Energy. We hope these titles will provide you with useful summer reading and offer helpful preparation for the upcoming academic year. 

  6. From Sustainability to Transformation: Crafting a Fundamental Shift

    We are pleased to present a new Routledge Sustainability blog post written by Aseem Inam, author of Designing Urban Transformation.

    With a new entry every fortnight, blog posts written by various Routledge authors will be displayed both on the Routledge website and on our Facebook page. Each post within Facebook will be open to comments so please feel free to voice your thoughts! You can view all of our past blog posts here as well. 

  7. New Major Work Collection : Sustainable Buildings

    This new title in Routledge’s Major Works Critical Concepts in Built Environment series brings together authoritative canonical and cutting edge reference work to establish a framework for easy comprehension of the vast and continually expanding subject matter. It showcases a variety of approaches to sustainable buildings from around the world and links these to on-site construction practices and assessment. Comprehensive introductions to each volume place the collected material in its historical, intellectual, and global practice

    For more information about the book or to recommend to your Librarian click here

  8. Routledge Handbook of Planning Research Methods

    Order your copy now and take advantage of the pre-publication offer of £125 (RRP £140. Valid until 15th November 2014)

    The Routledge Handbook of Planning Research Methods is an expansive look at the traditions, methods, and challenges of research design and research projects in contemporary urban planning.

    To recommend to your librarian or to order a copy visit our website

  9. Publishing Highlights May 2014

    With so many great titles publishing this month it has been impossible to give them all the justice they deserve in our May Environment & Sustainability eBulletin, so to be sure you don't miss out you can find them all below.

    You can also view all of our new 2014 titles in our Environment & Sustainability Catalog here.

  10. Design Talk and Book Signing with Jason Pomeroy, Author of The Skycourt and Skygarden

    On Friday May 16th, from 12:00PM to 1:30PM, Professor Jason Pomeroy will be holding a design talk and book signing for his newly published book, The Skycourt and Skygarden: Greening the Urban Habitat at the University of Nottingham. Please read on for more information.

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