Welcome to the Landscape Catalogue 2014.
We’re delighted to bring you more academic, student and professional books from across landscape architecture, garden design, environmental design and related fields. Some key titles releasing this year are Green Infrastructure for Landscape Planning (Gary Austin), Historical Ground (John Dixon Hunt) and New Cultural Landscapes (eds Maggie Roe and Ken Taylor). If you’d like to join our list of Routledge authors, contact Louise Fox for more details.
We hope to meet more of you on our campus and conference visits this year, and please do get in contact with any queries or if you’d like more information about any of our books. You can see even more of our titles by visiting www.routledge.com/landscape.
This year we’re launching the Routledge Research in Landscape Architecture and Environmental Design academic monograph series. The series will focus on the best new scholarship in landscape, and is open now for proposals. For more information, or a proposal form, please contact Louise Fox (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The role of history in contemporary landscape architecture
Historical Ground investigates how contemporary landscape architecture invokes and displays the history of a site. In the light of modernism’s neglect of history, these essays by John Dixon Hunt explore how, in fact, designers do attach importance to how a location manifests its past. The process...
Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge
The theory, process and practice of Experiemics
The need for a human-orientated approach to urbanism is well understood, and yet all too often this dimension remains lacking in urban design. In this book the authors argue for and develop socially restorative urbanism – a new conceptual framework laying the foundations for innovative ways of...
Published August 8th 2013 by Routledge
Integrating Human and Natural Systems
Green infrastructure integrates human and natural systems through a network of corridors and spaces in mixed-use and urban settings. Austin takes a broad look at green infrastructure concepts, research and case studies to provide the student and professional with processes, criteria and data to...
Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge
Greening the urban habitat
Population increases, advances in technology and the continued trend towards inner-city migration have transformed the traditional city of spaces into the modern city of objects. This has necessitated alternative spatial and technological solutions to replenish those environments that were once so...
Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge
All landscapes are complex systems which are continually changing as a result of relatively simple interactions. This condition of adaption and evolution is called emergence. Related to chaos theory and self-organising systems, emergence highlights the ever changing and developing urban...
Published March 7th 2013 by Routledge
Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) can be key to planning decisions by identifying the effects of new developments on views and on the landscape itself. This fully revised edition of the industry standard work on LVIA presents an authoritative statement of the principles of assessment....
Published April 2nd 2013 by Routledge
Advances in Theory, Methods and Applications
Recipient of the 2014 EDRA Achievement Award. Place attachments are emotional bonds that form between people and their physical surroundings. These connections are a powerful aspect of human life that inform our sense of identity, create meaning in our lives, facilitate community and influence...
Published August 9th 2013 by Routledge
Well-being is now firmly established as an overarching theme of key concern to all professionals that work, manage or design the environment. However, well-being is a complex multi-dimensional issue rooted in the ways that we encounter, perceive and interpret the environment. No single discipline...
Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge