• Ecological Resilience: Response to Climate Change and Natural Disasters book cover

    Ecological Resilience

    Response to Climate Change and Natural Disasters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. This book presents the latest research on resilience strategies around the world. Research such as this is necessary to create new ideas and to evaluate established ones in an effort to make communities more adaptable and to increase people's…

    Hardback – 2016-04-06
    Apple Academic Press

  • Rich Pictures: Encouraging Resilient Communities book cover

    Rich Pictures

    Encouraging Resilient Communities, 1st Edition

    By Simon Bell, Tessa Berg, Stephen Morse

    Rich Pictures focuses on the value of developing visual narratives – Rich Pictures – as an important component and starting point for community participation. A key device for the community to share ideas and perspectives on current and potential future situations, Rich Pictures provide a shared…

    Paperback – 2016-03-31
    Routledge
    Earthscan Tools for Community Planning

  • Global Green Infrastructure: Lessons for successful policy-making, investment and management book cover

    Global Green Infrastructure

    Lessons for successful policy-making, investment and management, 1st Edition

    By Ian Mell

    Over the last decade research exploring green infrastructure planning has burgeoned. Transferable green infrastructure messages between locations though are less well established and there remains a visible gap between the conceptual understanding of green infrastructure and its application in…

    Paperback – 2016-03-16
    Routledge

  • Garden Suburbs of Tomorrow?: A New Future for the Cottage Estates book cover

    Garden Suburbs of Tomorrow?

    A New Future for the Cottage Estates, 1st Edition

    By Martin Crookston

    Faced with acute housing shortages, the idea of new garden cities and suburbs is on the UK planning agenda once again, but what of the garden suburbs that already exist? Over the first six decades of the twentieth century, councils across Britain created a new and optimistic form of housing – the…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Green Infrastructure and Public Health book cover

    Green Infrastructure and Public Health

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Coutts

    There is a growing body of knowledge revealing a sweeping array of connections between public health and green infrastructure – but not until now have the links between them been brought together in one comprehensive book. Green Infrastructure and Public Health provides an overview of current…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge

  • Landscape Architecture and Digital Technologies: Re-conceptualising design and making book cover

    Landscape Architecture and Digital Technologies

    Re-conceptualising design and making, 1st Edition

    By Jillian Walliss, Heike Rahmann

    Landscape Architecture and Digital Technologies explores how digital technologies are reshaping design and making in landscape architecture. While the potentials of digital technologies are well documented within landscape planning and visualisation, their application within design practice is far…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11
    Routledge

  • Thinking about Landscape Architecture: Principles of a Design Profession for the 21st Century book cover

    Thinking about Landscape Architecture

    Principles of a Design Profession for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Sharky

    What is landscape architecture? Is it gardening, or science, or art? In this book, Bruce Sharky provides a complete overview of the discipline to provide those that are new to the subject with the foundations for future study and practice. The many varieties of landscape practice are discussed with…

    Paperback – 2016-02-08
    Routledge

  • A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas book cover

    A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas

    1st Edition

    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 – 2016-01-22
    Routledge

  • The World of Plants in Renaissance Tuscany: Medicine and Botany book cover

    The World of Plants in Renaissance Tuscany

    Medicine and Botany, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Bellorini

    In the sixteenth century medicinal plants, which until then had been the monopoly of apothecaries, became a major topic of investigation in the medical faculties of Italian universities, where they were observed, transplanted, and grown by learned physicians both in the wild and in the newly…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Routledge
    The History of Medicine in Context

  • A Landscape of Architecture, History and Fiction book cover

    A Landscape of Architecture, History and Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Hill

    Architecture can be analogous to a history, a fiction, and a landscape. We expect a history or a novel to be written in words, but they can also be cast in concrete or seeded in soil. The catalyst to this tradition was the simultaneous and interdependent emergence in the eighteenth century of new…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge

  • Growing Livelihoods: Local Food Systems and Community Development book cover

    Growing Livelihoods

    Local Food Systems and Community Development, 1st Edition

    By Rhonda Phillips, Chris Wharton

    Community planning is starting to include a broader food systems focus, spanning topics such as nutrition and health outcomes, sustainable farming practices, economic and social implications of local food production, distribution, and consumption. Together, these issues are a driving force for the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30
    Routledge
    Earthscan Tools for Community Planning

  • Designing Sustainable Forest Landscapes book cover

    Designing Sustainable Forest Landscapes

    1st Edition

    By Simon Bell, Dean Apostol

    Designing Sustainable Forest Landscapes is a definitive guide to the design and management of forest landscapes, covering the theory and principles of forest design as well as providing practical guidance on methods and tools. Including a variety of international case studies the book focuses on…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Taylor & Francis

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