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  • 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

  • The Design Companion for Planning and Placemaking book cover

    The Design Companion for Planning and Placemaking

    1st Edition

    By TfL and UDL

    This book is an essential primer to help those involved in planning secure higher standards of building, open space and neighbourhood design and the delivery of better places. The UK Government’s policy for design in the planning system is contained in the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF),…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    RIBA Publishing

  • Event Design: Social perspectives and practices book cover

    Event Design

    Social perspectives and practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Greg Richards, Lénia Marques, Karen Mein

    Events are becoming more complex as their range of functions grows, as meeting places, creative spaces, economic catalysts, social drivers, community builders, image makers, business forums and network nodes. Effective design can produce more successful business models that can help to sustain…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Event Research Series

  • Remaking China's Great Cities: Space and Culture in Urban Housing, Renewal, and Expansion book cover

    Remaking China's Great Cities

    Space and Culture in Urban Housing, Renewal, and Expansion, 1st Edition

    By Samuel Y. Liang

    China’s rapid urbanization has restructured the great socialist cities Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou into mega cities that embrace global capitalism. This book focuses on the urban transformations of these three cities: Beijing is the nation’s political and cultural capital; Shanghai is the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations

  • 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

  • Philanthropy and Light: Carnegie Libraries and the Advent of Transatlantic Standards for Public Space book cover

    Philanthropy and Light

    Carnegie Libraries and the Advent of Transatlantic Standards for Public Space, 1st Edition

    By Oriel Prizeman

    Walter Gropius associated standardisation with promoting civilisation in 1935, yet Andrew Carnegie’s influence on the proliferation of pattern book public library plans internationally predated these observations by 50 years. Through the first twenty years of his programme, he supported the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • space.time.narrative: the exhibition as post-spectacular stage book cover

    space.time.narrative

    the exhibition as post-spectacular stage, 1st Edition

    By Frank den Oudsten

    Making exhibitions is a collaborative art, producing is a multi-layered unity of ideas and objects, of invention and manifestation, of content and form. However, there is an antagonistic dimension to it, because content and form are traditionally represented by the entirely different realms of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • 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

  • The Bungalow in Twentieth-Century India: The Cultural Expression of Changing Ways of Life and Aspirations in the Domestic Architecture of Colonial and Post-colonial Society book cover

    The Bungalow in Twentieth-Century India

    The Cultural Expression of Changing Ways of Life and Aspirations in the Domestic Architecture of Colonial and Post-colonial Society, 1st Edition

    By Madhavi Desai, Miki Desai

    The primary era of this study - the twentieth century - symbolizes the peak of the colonial rule and its total decline, as well as the rise of the new nation state of India. The processes that have been labeled 'westernization' and 'modernization' radically changed middle-class Indian life during…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

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