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  1. Q&A with Katrin Bohn and AndrĂ© Viljoen, Authors of Second Nature Urban Agriculture

    Authors Katrin Bohn and André Viljoen discuss their new title, Second Nature Urban Agriculture. This book updates and extends the authors' concept for introducing productive urban landscapes, including urban agriculture, into cities as essential elements of sustainable urban infrastructure. It reviews recent research and projects on the subject and presents concrete actions aimed at making urban agriculture happen. 

  2. New Major Work Collection -  Urban Landscape

    Urban Landscape reflects the role that landscapes have played in the ongoing evolution of cities, from industrial to service based economies. Making readily available in one place materials which are difficult for scholars, researchers, and students across the globe to locate and use, this treasure trove of information includes global scholarship, supplemented with a comprehensive introduction by the editor which places the collected material in its historical and intellectual context.

    Why not recommend to your Libarian today!

    For a full list of Major Work Collections in the Critical Concepts in Built Environment Series click here

  3. 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. 

  4. 2014 Cityscape Global conference

    Routledge will be at the 2014 Cityscape Global conference from September 21-23 in the Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE--the Middle East's largest international real estate development and investment event.  And, we've also been selected as a 2014 'International Media Partner'!

    We're thrilled to be at the meeting, so please stop by our booth to see all the new and exciting titles we have on display--just a few of which you can read more about below!

  5. Design Green! Skycourts & Skygardens Exposition September 1-21, 2014

    Professor Jason Pomeroy recently published The Skycourt and Skygarden: Greening the Urban Habitat. The Design Green! Skycourts & Skygardens exhibition is a platform to showcase selected architectural works from the 40 global skycourt and skygarden projects in the book.  The event will be held at the National Design Centre (NDC) from September 1-21, 2014.

  6. Editors of “Design in the Borderlands”, Eleni Kalantidou & Tony Fry Discuss Their Title

    Eleni Kalantidou and Tony Fry discuss why they feel Design in the Borderlands had to be written, key messages, trends in the field, and how they got personally interested in the topic...read more below!

  7. Urban Forests, Trees, and Greenspace

    "A collection that makes urban political ecology accessible to a wide readership without losing the sophistication needed to handle the complexity and contradictions of the field. Its compelling narratives stretch from unruly trees and people in diverse cities around the world, to original ways of thinking about nature and the city."Alan Mabin, Research fellow, Capital Cities project, University of Pretoria, South Africa

    Why not recommend to your library today!

  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. 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.

  10. New Cultural Landscapes

    Join us at CELA 2014!

    Routledge is delighted to announce that we will be attending the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture Conference (CELA) this month.

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