Built Environment

We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in the subject of Built Environment.

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71Series in Built Environment

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3,541New Products

  • A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas

    By Clare Cardinal-Pett

     A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas is the first comprehensive survey to narrate the urbanization of the Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Antarctica, making it a vital resource to help you understand the built environment in this part of the world. The book…

    Paperback – 2015-11-27

  • Beyond BIM

    Architecture Information Modeling

    By Danelle Briscoe

    Beyond BIM explores the vast and under-explored design potential undertaken by information modeling. Through a series of investigations grounded in the analysis of built work, interviews with leading practitioners, and speculative projects, the author catalogs the practical advantages and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26

  • The Principles of Housing

    By Peter King

    The Principles of Housing is an engaging and discursive introduction to the key topics within housing studies. Whereas many books get bogged down in country-specific policy or small innovations, this book argues that the fundamental concepts of what we call housing are relatively stable and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-25

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Marketing Contacts

Editorial Contacts

  • Fran Ford, Senior Editor, Architecture

    Fran Ford acquires books on architecture for professional and scholarly audiences. She has been commissioning for the Routledge architecture list since 2008 and publishes books in a variety of formats including professional texts, student textbooks, edited collections and scholarly handbooks. Where appropriate, the books on her list are highly designed and beautifully illustrated to appeal to their core markets.

  • Louise Fox, Commissioning Editor, Landscape

    Louise Fox publishes books across several built environment subject areas including landscape, planning, and architecture. As part of the team of planning and architecture editors, she specialises in commissioning books for the Routledge Research series which publishes academic monographs aimed at the scholarly and research markets in these areas. Louise is also responsible for publishing books in all areas of landscape, including history, theory, digital, professional practice, management, design and sustainability in a variety of formats – from professional books to textbooks to handbooks. She is dedicated to ensuring the list remains at the forefront of landscape publishing, and is currently seeking books for the global practitioner and student market in particular. Routledge Landscape is on Twitter @RoutLandscape and Facebook.

  • Wendy Fuller, Editor, Architecture

    Wendy Fuller acquires books on architecture, beginning design, environmental design, industrial design, and interiors for students, professionals, and scholars. Typical books include student textbooks or studio companions, professional desk reference texts, supplemental texts, and library reference companions. She has an MArch from North Carolina State University and has been commissioning for Routledge since 2010. She is happy to schedule Skype video meetings to discuss book ideas and to connect via LinkedIn.

  • Helena Hurd, Associate Editor, Real Estate, Health & Safety, Architectural Conservation

    Helena Hurd commissions books on two distinct areas: Property and Real Estate, and Health and Safety. For Property and Real Estate, Helena commissions books on property, real estate, and architectural conservation for both the academic and professional markets. The list consists of an influential textbooks, complemented with a range of monographs, handbooks, and professional titles, with particular strengths in property valuation, investment, and development. Helena is interested in book proposals for any of these formats. On the Health and Safety list, Helena  commissions books on all aspects of health and safety for the professional and academic markets. With particular strengths in occupational health and safety, including the bestselling NEBOSH course textbooks by renowned experts Ed Ferrett and Phil Hughes, the list also encompasses health and safety law, fire safety, oil and gas safety, behavioural health and safety, corporate responsibility, risk assessment, and environmental health and safety. Building on the strength of the list’s reputation for innovative and influential publishing, Helena is interested in book proposals for professional titles, edited collections, reference works, and student textbooks.

  • Ed Needle, Commissioning Editor, Building and Construction

    Ed Needle commissions a wide range of text types, from textbooks and professional guides to research monographs and handbooks. He commissions across a broad range of topics in Building and Construction, including Construction Finance and Economics, Law, Quantity Surveying, Sustainability and Green Construction, Services Engineering, Facilities Management, Building Techniques and Materials, Construction Management, Fire Safety, and Building Regulations. Contact Ed with your publishing ideas or any queries related to his areas of interest.

  • Nicole Solano, Senior Editor, Planning

    Nicole Solano publishes books on the Planning and Urban Design list across a range of text types, including textbooks for undergraduate and graduate courses, heavily illustrated professional titles for practicing planners and urban designers, and research titles comprising monographs, edited collections, and handbooks. She is particularly interested in developing the list’s handbook offerings as well as titles focused on issues of social justice, the right to the city, informality, and voices from the Global South. For professional titles she is looking for books focused on best practices, lessons learned, and guiding policy. For more information please visit Nicole’s LinkedIn profile.

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