Welcome to the Landscape Textbook Catalog
We are proud to present our Landscape texbook catalog, which allows you to browse our selection of titles focusing on a wide range of key areas in this important field.
On the left, you can click through the list of section headings to see the books we have available in these areas. Instructors who are interested in a text, and teaching a relevant class with more than twelve students, are invited to request a complimentary exam copy. Just click on the 'Complimentary Exam Copy' button and fill in our simple, pre-set form with the requisite information. If you have questions or problems, please contact Jon.Bale@tandf.co.uk.
In addition to textbooks, we also pubilsh a wide range of professional, reference and research titles in this area. To see the rest of our Landscape books, please visit www.routledge.com/landscape.
To get you started, here on the front page we've highlighted a few of our most exciting new and forthcoming titles. Enjoy!
Essays on the Identity of Landscape
Rather than promoting a singular way of understanding landscape, this book provides a compelling investigation into the multiple positions of landscape architecture. The framing question ‘is landscape…?’ creates a base from which scholars and professionals in landscape examine various definitions...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge
Principles and Resources for Site Remediation and Landscape Design
Currently, phytotechnology planting techniques are employed post site contamination to help clean up already contaminated soil by taking advantage of the positive effects that plants can have upon harmful toxins and chemicals. This book presents a new concept to create planting designs with...
To Be Published March 11th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Representing Landscapes
Most landscape architectural designs now include some form of digital representation - but there is much more scope for creativity beyond the standard Photoshop montages. In this new book on representing landscapes, Nadia Amoroso brings together contributions from some of the leading landscape...
To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge
Great City Parks is a celebration of some of the finest achievements of landscape architecture in the public realm. It is a comparative study of thirty significant public parks in major cities across Western Europe and North America. Collectively, they give a clear picture of why parks have been...
To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge
Designing Productive Cities
This book is the long awaited sequel to "Continuous Productive Urban Landscapes: Designing Urban Agriculture for Sustainable Cities". "Second Nature Urban Agriculture" updates and extends the authors' concept for introducing productive urban landscapes, including urban agriculture, into cities as...
Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge
Using Healing, Sensory and Therapeutic Gardens
In this book Gayle Souter-Brown explores the social, economic and environmental benefits of developing greenspace for health and well-being. She examines the evidence behind the positive effects of designed landscapes, and explains effective methods and approaches which can be put into practice by...
Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge
While historical and protected landscapes have been well studied for years, the cultural significance of ordinary landscapes is now increasingly recognised. This groundbreaking book discusses how contemporary cultural landscapes can be, and are, created and recognised. The book challenges common...
Published January 16th 2014 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 14th 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 17th 2013 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 9th 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 8th 2013 by Routledge
This is the first writing reference book for designers. Whether you're an architect, landscape architect, interior designers, or an industrial designer How Architects Write shows you the interdependence of writing and design. Authors Tom Spector and Rebecca Damron present typical writing...
Published August 9th 2012 by Routledge