Architecture: Architectural History

  • Wooden Church Architecture of the Russian North: Regional Schools and Traditions (14th - 19th centuries) book cover

    Wooden Church Architecture of the Russian North

    Regional Schools and Traditions (14th - 19th centuries), 1st Edition

    By Evgeny Khodakovsky

    The book presents a broad panoramic overview of church architecture in the Russian North between the fourteenth and nineteenth centuries. While it is inevitably overshadowed by the imperial splendour of the country’s capital cities, this unique phenomenon is regarded as the most distinctive…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Architecture and Nationalism in Sri Lanka: The Trouser Under the Cloth book cover

    Architecture and Nationalism in Sri Lanka

    The Trouser Under the Cloth, 1st Edition

    By Anoma Pieris

    The role of the home, the domestic sphere and the intimate, ethno-cultural identities that are cultivated within it, are critical to understanding the polemical constructions of country and city; tradition and modernity; and regionalism and cosmopolitanism. The home is fundamental to ideas of the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Contemporary Japanese Architecture: Tracing the Next Generation book cover

    Contemporary Japanese Architecture

    Tracing the Next Generation, 1st Edition

    By James Steele

    Contemporary Japanese Architecture presents a clear and comprehensive overview of the historical and cultural framework that informs the work of all Japanese architects, as an introduction to an in-depth investigation of the challenges now occupying the contemporary designers who will be the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Drawing the Unbuildable: Seriality and Reproduction in Architecture book cover

    Drawing the Unbuildable

    Seriality and Reproduction in Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Nerma Cridge

    Architecture is conventionally seen as being synonymous with building. In contrast, this book introduces and defines a new category - the unbuildable. The unbuildable involves projects that are not just unbuilt, but cannot be built. This distinct form of architectural project has an important and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Mid-Century Modernism in Turkey: Architecture Across Cultures in the 1950s and 1960s book cover

    Mid-Century Modernism in Turkey

    Architecture Across Cultures in the 1950s and 1960s, 1st Edition

    Edited by Meltem Ö Gürel

    Mid-Century Modernism in Turkey studies the unfolding of modern architecture in Turkey during the 1950s and 1960s. The book brings together scholars who have carried out extensive research on post-WWII modernism in a global context. The authors situate Turkish architectural case studies within an…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Lutheran Churches in Early Modern Europe book cover

    Lutheran Churches in Early Modern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Spicer

    Until recently the impact of the Lutheran Reformation has been largely regarded in political and socio-economic terms, yet for most people it was not the abstract theological debates that had the greatest impact upon their lives, but what they saw in their parish churches every Sunday. This…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Colonial Architecture and Urbanism in Africa: Intertwined and Contested Histories book cover

    Colonial Architecture and Urbanism in Africa

    Intertwined and Contested Histories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fassil Demissie

    Colonial architecture and urbanism carved its way through space: ordering and classifying the built environment, while projecting the authority of European powers across Africa in the name of science and progress. The built urban fabric left by colonial powers attests to its lingering impacts in…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Design and the Built Environment

  • Approaches to Byzantine Architecture and its Decoration: Studies in Honor of Slobodan Curcic book cover

    Approaches to Byzantine Architecture and its Decoration

    Studies in Honor of Slobodan Curcic, 1st Edition

    By Mark J. Johnson, Amy Papalexandrou

    Edited by Robert Ousterhout

    The fourteen essays in this collection demonstrate a wide variety of approaches to the study of Byzantine architecture and its decoration, a reflection of both newer trends and traditional scholarship in the field. The variety is also a reflection of Professor Curcic’s wide interests, which he…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • How Architects Write book cover

    How Architects Write

    2nd Edition

    By Tom Spector, Rebecca Damron

    How Architects Write shows you the interdependence of writing and design in both student and professional examples. This fully updated edition features more than 50 color images, a new chapter on online communication, and sections on critical reading, responding to requests for proposals, the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15
    Routledge

  • Creating Modern Athens: A Capital Between East and West book cover

    Creating Modern Athens

    A Capital Between East and West, 1st Edition

    By Denis Roubien

    Athens is a well-known destination for those interested in discovering the birthplace of Western civilization. Its ancient monuments have been the model for innumerable buildings and works of art all over the Western world. However, the reality of modern Athens is much more complicated: the ancient…

    Hardback – 2017-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Urban Studies

  • Country House Discourse in Early Modern England: A Cultural Study of Landscape and Legitimacy book cover

    Country House Discourse in Early Modern England

    A Cultural Study of Landscape and Legitimacy, 1st Edition

    By Kari Boyd McBride

    In this study, Kari Boyd McBride defines 'country house discourse' as a network of fictions that articulated and mediated early modern concerns about the right use of land and the social relationships that land engendered. McBride provides new perspectives on the roles of the discourse she…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
    Routledge

  • Byzantine Athens, 10th - 12th Centuries book cover

    Byzantine Athens, 10th - 12th Centuries

    1st Edition

    By Charalambos Bouras

    In this masterful synthesis, Charalambos Bouras draws together material and textual evidence for Athens in the Middle Byzantine period, from the mid-tenth century to 1204, when it was conquered by Crusaders. What emerges from his meticulous investigation is an urban fabric surprisingly makeshift in…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25
    Routledge

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