Architecture: Theory of Architecture

  • Facility Programming (Routledge Revivals): Methods and Applications book cover

    Facility Programming (Routledge Revivals)

    Methods and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    First published in 1978, the objective of this book is to provide an authoritative and selective overview of current, user-orientated programming methods within the field of environmental design. The 19 chapters compiled in this volume describe procedures and the information content of innovative…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Future Visions of Urban Public Housing (Routledge Revivals): An International Forum, November 17-20, 1994 book cover

    Future Visions of Urban Public Housing (Routledge Revivals)

    An International Forum, November 17-20, 1994, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, David P. Varady, Francis P. Russell

    First published in 1994, this book brings together the papers presented at the International Forum on ‘Future Visions of Urban Public Housing’ held on November 17-20, 1994 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Participants included public housing officials, academics, practitioners and public housing residents who…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A History of Architecture and Trade book cover

    A History of Architecture and Trade

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Haughey

    A History of Architecture and Trade draws together essays from an international roster of distinguished and emerging scholars to critically examine the important role architecture and urbanism played in the past five hundred years of global trading, moving away from a conventional Western narrative…

    Hardback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Environmental Design Perspectives: Viewpoints on the Profession, Education and Research book cover

    Environmental Design Perspectives

    Viewpoints on the Profession, Education and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    The purpose of this title, first published in 1972, was to bring into focus the work and viewpoints of individuals and groups that were engaged in man-environment research, design and education. Reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of the field of man-environment relations, topics range from…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Proceedings of the International Symposium on Design Review (Routledge Revivals): University of Cincinnati, October 8-11, 1992 book cover

    Proceedings of the International Symposium on Design Review (Routledge Revivals)

    University of Cincinnati, October 8-11, 1992, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Brenda Case Scheer

    First published in 1992, this book collects together the papers presented at the International Symposium on Design Review which was held to address the growing tendency of local governments to institute programs of aesthetic control. The editor argues that the widespread adoption of design review…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Visual Research Methods in Design (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Visual Research Methods in Design (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Henry Sanoff

    First published in 1991, this book is about applications and issues relating to the visual environment. The content pertains to the understanding of human behaviour in the environment by recording behaviour and actions or by direct interaction with people. The author examines research and planning…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • New Islamist Architecture and Urbanism: Negotiating Nation and Islam through Built Environment in Turkey book cover

    New Islamist Architecture and Urbanism

    Negotiating Nation and Islam through Built Environment in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Bülent Batuman

    New Islamist Architecture and Urbanism claims that, in today’s world, a research agenda concerning the relation between Islam and space has to consider the role of Islamism rather than Islam in shaping – and in return being shaped by – the built environment. The book tackles this task through an…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04
    Routledge
    Architext

  • Architecture and the Forest Aesthetic: A New Look at Design and Resilient Urbanism book cover

    Architecture and the Forest Aesthetic

    A New Look at Design and Resilient Urbanism, 1st Edition

    By Jana VanderGoot

    Despite population trends toward urbanization, the forest continues to have a strong appeal to the human imagination, and the human preference for forest over many other types of terrain is well documented. This book re-imagines architecture and urbanism by allowing the forest to be a prominent…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

  • Choice Architecture: A new approach to behavior, design, and wellness book cover

    Choice Architecture

    A new approach to behavior, design, and wellness, 1st Edition

    By Avani Parikh, Prashant Parikh

    From Vitruvius in the 1st century BCE on, there has been an attempt to understand how architecture works, especially in its poetic aspect but also in its basic functions. Design can encourage us to walk, to experience community, to imagine new ways of being,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

  • Hans Hollein and Postmodernism: Art and Architecture in Austria, 1958-1985 book cover

    Hans Hollein and Postmodernism

    Art and Architecture in Austria, 1958-1985, 1st Edition

    By Eva Branscome

    Set within the broader context of post-war Austria and the re-education initiatives set up by the Allied forces, particularly the US, this book investigates the art and architecture scene in Vienna to ask how this can inform our broader understanding of architectural Postmodernism. The book…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge

  • Cognition and the Built Environment book cover

    Cognition and the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Ole Möystad

    Cognition and the Built Environment argues that interacting with our built environment, as users and as architects, is a cognitive process. It claims that architecture, in its form and meaning, is a basic, embodied level of human cognition. The assumption is that we and our built environment…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Building the Architect's Character: Explorations in Traits book cover

    Building the Architect's Character

    Explorations in Traits, 1st Edition

    By Kendra Schank Smith, Albert C. Smith

    An understanding of architects’ character traits can offer important insights into how they design buildings. These traits include leadership skills necessary to coordinate a team, honest and ethical behavior, being well educated and possessing a life-long love of learning, flexibility,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

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