Built Environment: Theory of Landscape

  • Representing Landscape Architecture book cover

    Representing Landscape Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marc Treib

    Representing Landscape Architecture offers a broad investigation of how the designed landscape is and has been represented: for design study, for criticism and even for its realization. It has been said that we can only realize what we can imagine. But in order to realize we must convey ideas to…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Taylor & Francis

  • European Landscape Architecture: Best Practice in Detailing book cover

    European Landscape Architecture

    Best Practice in Detailing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Thompson, Torben Dam, Jens Balsby Nielsen

    Drawing together case studies from all over Europe, this text explores the relationship between the overall idea of the landscape architecture for a site and the design of details. Examining concept sketches and design development drawings in relation to the details of the design, the book offers a…

    Paperback – 2007-10-11

  • Open Space: People Space book cover

    Open Space: People Space

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catharine Ward Thompson, Penny Travlou

    Highly visual and containing contributions from leading names in landscape, architecture and design, this volume provides a rare insight into people’s engagement with the outdoor environment; looking at the ways in which the design of spaces and places meets people’s needs and desires in the…

    Paperback – 2007-09-06
    Taylor & Francis

  • Experiential Landscape: An Approach to People, Place and Space book cover

    Experiential Landscape

    An Approach to People, Place and Space, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Thwaites, Ian Simkins

    Experiential Landscape offers new ways of looking at the relationship between people and the outdoor open spaces they use in their everyday lives. The book takes a holistic view of the relationship between humans and their environment, integrating experiential and spatial dimensions of the outdoors…

    Paperback – 2006-12-05

  • The Cultured Landscape: Designing the Environment in the 21st Century book cover

    The Cultured Landscape

    Designing the Environment in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila Harvey, Ken Fieldhouse

    This book poses important philosophical questions about the aims, values and purposes of landscape architecture. The editors, highly regarded in their field, have drawn together a distinguished team of writers who provide unique individual perspectives on contemporary themes from a wide base of…

    Paperback – 2005-09-14
    Taylor & Francis

  • Contemporary Landscapes of Contemplation book cover

    Contemporary Landscapes of Contemplation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Krinke

    Contemplative landscape and contemplative space are familiar terms in the areas of design, landscape architecture and architecture. Krinke and her highly regarded contributors set out to explore definitions, theories, and case studies of contemplative landscapes. The contributors, Marc Treib, John…

    Paperback – 2005-09-01

  • Settings and Stray Paths: Writings on Landscapes and Gardens book cover

    Settings and Stray Paths

    Writings on Landscapes and Gardens, 1st Edition

    By Marc Treib

    These collected works represent twenty-five years of study of the designed landscape which the author here takes to include gardens, cemeteries, plazas and other shared spaces. Asking essential questions about the nature of order and its perception, this book includes in its impressive scope…

    Paperback – 2005-07-14

  • New Urbanism and American Planning: The Conflict of Cultures book cover

    New Urbanism and American Planning

    The Conflict of Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Emily Talen

    New Urbanism and American Planning presents the history of American planners’ quest for good cities and shows how New Urbanism is a culmination of ideas that have been evolving since the nineteenth century. In her survey of the last hundred or so years of urbanist ideals, Emily Talen identifies…

    Paperback – 2005-07-12
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Elements of Visual Design in the Landscape book cover

    Elements of Visual Design in the Landscape

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Bell

    What makes a visually appealing landscape? How can the design and use of a landscape be harmonised? These are just some of the questions tackled in this refreshing approach to the subject. In Elements of Visual Design in the Landscape the author explains a range of design principles.This new…

    Hardback – 2004-04-01

  • Form and Fabric in Landscape Architecture: A Visual Introduction book cover

    Form and Fabric in Landscape Architecture

    A Visual Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Dee

    Form and Fabric in Landscape Architecture provides an original, visual approach to the study of landscape architecture by creating a spatial morphology based on use and experience of landscapes. It explores aesthetic, spatial and experiential concepts by providing a structure through which…

    Paperback – 2001-09-20
    Taylor & Francis

  • Landscapes of Memory and Experience book cover

    Landscapes of Memory and Experience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Birksted

    It has been argued that the history of landscape and of gardens has been marginalized from the mainstream of art history and visual studies because of a lack of engagement with the theories, methods and concepts of these disciplines. This book explores possible ways out of this impasse in such a…

    Paperback – 2001-02-22
    Taylor & Francis

  • Landscape and Sustainability book cover

    Landscape and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by John F. Benson, Maggie H. Roe

    This unique book is about landscape, sustainability and the practices of the professions which plan, design and manage landscapes at many scales and in many locations; urban, suburban and rural. Despite the ubiquity of 'sustainability' as a concept, this is the first book to address the…

    Hardback – 2000-11-30
    Taylor & Francis

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