• Reconstruction and the Synthesis of the Arts in France, 1944-1962 book cover

    Reconstruction and the Synthesis of the Arts in France, 1944-1962

    By Nicola Pezolet

    Reconstruction and the Synthesis of the Arts in France, 1944-1962 considers the artistic, architectural and bureaucratic shifts that emerged in the troubled aftermath of World War II and in the first years old the Cold War. Focused on the modernist networks surrounding Le Corbusier, the Salon des…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • Building Regulations in Brief book cover

    Building Regulations in Brief

    9th Edition

    By Ray Tricker, Ray Tricker

    This ninth edition of the most popular and trusted guide to the building regulations reflects all the latest amendments to the Building Regulations, Planning Permission and the Approved Documents in England and Wales. In particular, this includes coverage of the new Approved Document Q on Security…

    Paperback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge

  • The Syntax of City Space: American Urban Grids book cover

    The Syntax of City Space

    American Urban Grids

    By Mark Major

    Many people see American cities as a radical departure in the history of town planning because of their planned nature based on the geometrical division of the land. However, other cities of the world also began as planned towns with geometric layouts so American cities are not unique. Why did the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of the Facade book cover

    The Architecture of the Facade

    By Randall Korman

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach, Third Edition book cover

    Occupational Health and Safety Management

    A Practical Approach, Third Edition

    By Charles D. Reese

    Reflecting changes in the current health and safety landscape, Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach, Third Edition includes examples and tools to facilitate development and implementation of a safety and health management approach. This how-to book is not just an…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Geometric Design of Roads Handbook book cover

    Geometric Design of Roads Handbook

    By Keith M. Wolhuter

    Explore the Art and Science of Geometric Design The Geometric Design of Roads Handbook covers the design of the visible elements of the road—its horizontal and vertical alignments, the cross-section, intersections, and interchanges. Good practice allows the smooth and safe flow of traffic as well…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Cities' Identity Through Architecture and Arts: Proceedings of the International Conference on Cities' Identity through Architecture and Arts (CITAA 2017), May 11-13, 2017, Cairo, Egypt book cover

    Cities' Identity Through Architecture and Arts

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Cities' Identity through Architecture and Arts (CITAA 2017), May 11-13, 2017, Cairo, Egypt

    Edited by Hasan Hüseyin Balik, Anna Catalani, Adolf Sotoca

    Every city has its unique and valuable identity, this identity is revealed through its physical and visual form, it is seen through the eyes of its residents and users. The city develops over time, and its identity evolves with it. Reflecting the rapid and constant changes the city is subjected to,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Lead Designer's Handbook: The Lead Designer and Design Management book cover

    Lead Designer's Handbook

    The Lead Designer and Design Management

    By Dale Sinclair

    Despite co-ordination being the principal focus of the Lead Designer’s role, there is very little written about how to undertake these duties. What tools can the Lead Designer use to address the many complexities of developing a design as part of an iterative process? How can the Lead Designer…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Mediated Space book cover

    Mediated Space

    By James Brown

    As the social media revolution embeds itself in our daily lives, and as those who once consumed media become producers, established broadcast media producers are witnessing the dissolution of trust in their established authority. Mediated Space critiques contemporary intersections of Architecture…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Renewable Energy Engineering and Technology: Principles and Practice book cover

    Renewable Energy Engineering and Technology

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by V. V. N. Kishore

    This is the most comprehensive guide ever written on renewables technology and engineering, intended to cater for the rapidly growing numbers of present and future engineers who are keen to lead the revolution. All the main sectors are covered - photovoltaics, solar thermal, wind, bioenergy, hydro…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • The Globalizing Cities Reader book cover

    The Globalizing Cities Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Xuefei Ren, Roger Keil

    The newly revised Globalizing Cities Reader reflects how the geographies of theory have recently shifted away from the western vantage points from which much of the classic work in this field was developed. The expanded volume continues to make available many of the original and foundational works…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Urban Reader Series

  • Agents and Multi-Agent Systems in Construction book cover

    Agents and Multi-Agent Systems in Construction

    Edited by Chimay Anumba, Zhaomin Ren, O.O. Ugwu

    This book describes current advances and future directions in the theory and application of intelligent agents and multi-agent systems in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) sector. It is the product of an international effort involving a network of construction IT and computing…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

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