Built Environment: Gardens and Designed Landscapes

  • The Modern Landscapes of Ted Smyth: Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific book cover

    The Modern Landscapes of Ted Smyth

    Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific, 1st Edition

    By Rod Barnett, Jacqueline Margetts

    The modern period in landscape architecture is enjoying the fascinated appreciation of scholars and historians in Europe and the Americas, and new themes, new subjects and new appraisals are appearing. This book contributes to the conversation by focusing on the work of a singular designer who…

    Paperback – 2017-01-12

  • Landscape Theory in Design book cover

    Landscape Theory in Design

    1st Edition

    By Susan Herrington

    Phenomenology, Materiality, Cybernetics, Palimpsest, Cyborgs, Landscape Urbanism, Typology, Semiotics, Deconstruction - the minefield of theoretical ideas that students must navigate today can be utterly confusing, and how do these theories translate to the design studio? Landscape Theory in…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12

  • Strategies for Landscape Representation: Digital and Analogue Techniques book cover

    Strategies for Landscape Representation

    Digital and Analogue Techniques, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cureton

    Strategies for Landscape Representation discusses a variety of digital and analogue production techniques for the representation of landscape at multiple scales. Careful consideration is required to represent time, and to ensure accuracy of representation and evaluation in the landscape. Written as…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12

  • Island Landscapes: An Expression of European Culture book cover

    Island Landscapes

    An Expression of European Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gloria Pungetti

    Island Landscapes takes a critical look at the evolution of European islandscapes and seascapes to examine the conditions facing them in the twenty first century. Considering island landscapes as an expression of European culture, this book envisages future trends and presents clearly the need to…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24

  • Emerging Landscapes: Between Production and Representation book cover

    Emerging Landscapes

    Between Production and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Davide Deriu, Krystallia Kamvasinou

    Emerging Landscapes brings together scholars and practitioners working in a wide range of disciplines within the fields of the built environment and visual arts to explore landscape as an idea, an image, and a material practice in an increasingly globalized world. Drawing on the synergies between…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23

  • Landscape, Race and Memory: Material Ecologies of Citizenship book cover

    Landscape, Race and Memory

    Material Ecologies of Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Divya Praful Tolia-Kelly

    Memory is seldom explored through the experience of geographically mobile, racialized populations. Whilst the relationships between the political value of landscape and national memory have previously been written through, there has been little mention of postcolonial, 'diasporic' racialized…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11

  • Conversations With Landscape book cover

    Conversations With Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Karl Benediktsson, Katrín Anna Lund

    Conversations With Landscape moves beyond the conventional dualisms associated with landscape, exploring notions of landscape and its relation with humans through the metaphor of conversation. Such an approach conceives of landscape as an actor in the ongoing communication that is inherent in any…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08
    Anthropological Studies of Creativity and Perception

  • Expanding Disciplinarity in Architectural Practice: Designing from the Room to the City book cover

    Expanding Disciplinarity in Architectural Practice

    Designing from the Room to the City, 1st Edition

    By Tom Holbrook

    Expanding Disciplinarity in Architectural Practice presents an argument for the role of an architect as a generalist with a particular ability to bring spatial intelligence to bear on the significant issues of planning, settlement, and identity. The book draws on strategy and planning, landscape,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Design Research in Architecture

  • Place-making for the Imagination: Horace Walpole and Strawberry Hill book cover

    Place-making for the Imagination: Horace Walpole and Strawberry Hill

    1st Edition

    By Marion Harney

    Drawing together landscape, architecture and literature, Strawberry Hill, the celebrated eighteenth-century ’Gothic’ villa and garden beside the River Thames, is an autobiographical site, where we can read the story of its creator, Horace Walpole. This 'man of taste' created private resonances,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • Landscape and Vision in Nineteenth-Century Britain and France book cover

    Landscape and Vision in Nineteenth-Century Britain and France

    1st Edition

    By Michael Charlesworth

    A study of the ways landscape was perceived in nineteenth-century Britain and France, this book draws on evidence from poetry, landscape gardens, spectacular public entertainments, novels and scientific works as well as paintings in order to develop its basic premise that landscape and the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • The Making of a Cultural Landscape: The English Lake District as Tourist Destination, 1750-2010 book cover

    The Making of a Cultural Landscape

    The English Lake District as Tourist Destination, 1750-2010, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Wood, John K. Walton

    For centuries, the English Lake District has been renowned as an important cultural, sacred and literary landscape. It is therefore surprising that there has so far been no in-depth critical examination of the Lake District from a tourism and heritage perspective. Bringing together leading writers…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development book cover

    Constructed Wetlands and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    By Gary Austin, Kongjian Yu

    This book explains how with careful planning and design, the functions and performance of constructed wetlands can provide a huge range of benefits to humans and the environment. It documents the current designs and specifications for free water surface wetlands, horizontal and vertical subsurface…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

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