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  • Activism in Architecture: Bright Dreams of Passive Energy Design book cover

    Activism in Architecture

    Bright Dreams of Passive Energy Design, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margot McDonald, Carolina Dayer

    This edited collection gathers contributions from a diverse range of renowned scholars and professionals to uncover the unique relationship between passive architectural systems and activism. Focusing on the pioneering work of the influential American chemist and inventor, Harold R. Hay (1909–2009)…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Reification and Representation: Architecture in the Politico-Media-Complex book cover

    Reification and Representation

    Architecture in the Politico-Media-Complex, 1st Edition

    By Graham Cairns

    The relationship between politics and the public relations industry is controversial and, at times, polemic. However, one component of this relationship that has yet to be investigated is the role of architecture. Arguing for a fundamental reconfiguration of our understanding of ‘political…

    Hardback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Furniture: Identity, Diplomacy and Persuasion in Post-War Interiors book cover

    The Politics of Furniture

    Identity, Diplomacy and Persuasion in Post-War Interiors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fredie Floré, Cammie McAtee

    In many different parts of the world modern furniture elements have served as material expressions of power in the post-war era. They were often meant to express an international and in some respects apolitical modern language, but when placed in a sensitive setting or a meaningful architectural…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Sport and Architecture book cover

    Sport and Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin S. Flowers

    Sport and architecture are two elements of contemporary life that have a broad and profound impact on the world around us. The role architecture plays in shaping buildings and societies has occupied historians for centuries. Likewise, the cultural, economic, and political importance of sport is the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Sport

  • Brutalism Resurgent book cover

    Brutalism Resurgent

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Gatley, Stuart King

    Brutalism had its origins in béton brut – concrete in the raw – and thus in the post-war work of Le Corbusier. The British architects Alison and Peter Smithson used the term "New Brutalism" from 1953, claiming that if their house in Soho had been built, "it would have been the first exponent of the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Reconstructing Historic Landmarks: Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past book cover

    Reconstructing Historic Landmarks

    Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past, 1st Edition

    By Wayde Brown

    Historic reconstructions have been a consistent part of the historic preservation and heritage conservation movements in the United States and Canada. Indeed, reconstruction has been the primary tool at the most influential historic sites, for example: the Governor's Palace and the Capitol at…

    Hardback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural Conservation and Historic Preservation

  • Rome and the Legacy of Louis I. Kahn book cover

    Rome and the Legacy of Louis I. Kahn

    1st Edition

    By Elisabetta Barizza, Marco Falsetti

    Louis I. Kahn was one of the most influential architects, thinkers and teachers of his time. This book examines the important relationship between his work and the city of Rome, whose ancient ruins inspired in him a new design methodology. Structured into two main parts, the first includes personal…

    Hardback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction: Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018), September 12-14, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark book cover

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018), September 12-14, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Karlshoj, Raimar Scherer

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 2018 collects the papers presented at the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018, Copenhagen, 12-14 September 2018). The contributions cover complementary thematic areas that hold great promise towards…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21
    CRC Press

  • The Routledge Companion on Architecture, Literature and The City book cover

    The Routledge Companion on Architecture, Literature and The City

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Charley

    This Companion breaks new ground in our knowledge and understanding of the diverse relationships between literature, architecture, and the city, which together form a field of interdisciplinary research that is one of the most innovative and exciting to have emerged in recent years. Bringing…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge

  • Women in Architecture book cover

    Women in Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sumita Singha

    Including the key articles, documents and reports, and with a comprehensive introduction, newly written by the editor, which places the collected materials in their historical and intellectual context, Women in Architecture is an essential work of reference.The volumes explore four themes –&…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Architecture

  • Professionalism for the Built Environment book cover

    Professionalism for the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Simon Foxell

    In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, this new book provides thought provoking commentary on the nature of the relationship between society, the prevailing economic system and professionalism in the built environment. It addresses the changing responsibilities of professionals and in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge
    Building Research and Information

  • Digital Participation and Collaboration in Architectural Design book cover

    Digital Participation and Collaboration in Architectural Design

    1st Edition

    By Richard Laing

    The emergence of new digital and visualisation technologies in recent years has led to rapid changes in the field of architecture. Current drives to incorporate building information modelling as a part of architectural design are giving way to the increased use of IT and visualisation in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

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