Architecture: Theory of Architecture

  • Assembling the Centre: Architecture for Indigenous Cultures: Australia and Beyond book cover

    Assembling the Centre: Architecture for Indigenous Cultures

    Australia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Janet McGaw, Anoma Pieris

    Metropolitan Indigenous Cultural Centres have become a focal point for making Indigenous histories and contemporary cultures public in settler-colonial societies over the past three decades. While there are extraordinary success stories, there are equally stories that cause concern: award-winning…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Ordnance: War + Architecture & Space book cover

    Ordnance: War + Architecture & Space

    1st Edition

    By Denis Linehan

    Edited by Gary A. Boyd

    Ordnance: War + Architecture & Space investigates how strategies of warfare occupy and alter built and other landscapes. Ranging across the modern period from the eighteenth century to the present day, the book presents a series of case-studies which operate in and between a number of settings and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Designing Schools: Space, Place and Pedagogy book cover

    Designing Schools

    Space, Place and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Darian-Smith, Julie Willis

    Designing Schools explores the close connections between the design of school buildings and educational practices throughout the twentieth century to today. Through international cases studies that span the Americas, Europe, Africa and Australia, this volume examines historical innovations in…

    Paperback – 2016-09-15
    Routledge

  • Tourists, Signs and the City: The Semiotics of Culture in an Urban Landscape book cover

    Tourists, Signs and the City

    The Semiotics of Culture in an Urban Landscape, 1st Edition

    By Michelle M. Metro-Roland

    Drawing upon the literature of landscape geography, tourism studies, cultural studies, visual studies and philosophy, this book offers a multi-disciplinary approach to understanding the interaction between urban environments and tourists. This is a necessary prerequisite for cities as they make…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • The Routledge Companion to Biology in Art and Architecture book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Biology in Art and Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Charissa N. Terranova, Meredith Tromble

    The Routledge Companion to Biology in Art and Architecture collects thirty essays from a transdisciplinary array of experts on biology in art and architecture. The book presents a diversity of hybrid art-and-science thinking, revealing how science and culture are interwoven. The book situates…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge

  • Spatializing Culture: The Ethnography of Space and Place book cover

    Spatializing Culture

    The Ethnography of Space and Place, 1st Edition

    By Setha Low

    This book demonstrates the value of ethnographic theory and methods in understanding space and place, and considers how ethnographically-based spatial analyses can yield insight into prejudices, inequalities and social exclusion as well as offering people the means for understanding the places…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06
    Routledge

  • Co-habiting with Ghosts: Knowledge, Experience, Belief and the Domestic Uncanny book cover

    Co-habiting with Ghosts

    Knowledge, Experience, Belief and the Domestic Uncanny, 1st Edition

    By Caron Lipman

    How does it feel to live in a ’haunted home’? How do people negotiate their everyday lives with the experience of uncanny, anomalous or strange events within the domestic interior? What do such experiences reveal of the intersection between the material, immaterial and temporal within the home? How…

    Paperback – 2016-09-02
    Routledge

  • The Public Space of Social Media: Connected Cultures of the Network Society book cover

    The Public Space of Social Media

    Connected Cultures of the Network Society, 1st Edition

    By Therese Tierney

    Social media is restructuring urban practices–through ad-hoc experimentation, commercial software development, and communities of participation. This book is the first to consider how practices contained within social media are situated within a larger genealogy of public space, including theories…

    Paperback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • Self-Regulated Design Learning: A Foundation and Framework for Teaching and Learning Design book cover

    Self-Regulated Design Learning

    A Foundation and Framework for Teaching and Learning Design, 1st Edition

    By Matthew N. Powers

    Self-Regulated Design Learning: A Foundation and Framework for Teaching and Learning Design reframes how educators in architecture, landscape architecture, and other design disciplines think about teaching and learning design. The book weaves together concepts of constructivism, social cognitive…

    Paperback – 2016-08-15
    Routledge

  • The Imperfect City: On Architectural Judgment book cover

    The Imperfect City: On Architectural Judgment

    1st Edition

    By Samir Younés

    If architectural judgment were a city, a city of ideas and forms, then it is a very imperfect city. When architects judge the success or failure of a building, the range of ways and criteria which can be used for this evaluation causes many contentious and discordant arguments. Proposing that the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge

  • A Geography of the Lifeworld (Routledge Revivals): Movement, Rest and Encounter book cover

    A Geography of the Lifeworld (Routledge Revivals)

    Movement, Rest and Encounter, 1st Edition

    By David Seamon

    Within the modern Western lifestyle increasing conflict is becoming apparent between that patchwork of isolated points such as the home or the office, which are linked by a mechanical system of transportation and communication devices, and a growing sense of homelessness and isolation. This work,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Brand-Driven City Building and the Virtualizing of Space book cover

    Brand-Driven City Building and the Virtualizing of Space

    1st Edition

    By Alexander Gutzmer

    This book is an investigation of the cultural phenomenon of branding and its transformational effects on the contemporary spatial – and urban – reality. It develops a novel understanding of the rationale behind the construction of large-scale architectural complexes that relate to corporate brands,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

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