• Tall: the design and construction of high-rise architecture book cover

    Tall: the design and construction of high-rise architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guy Marriage

    This is a guide to both the basics and the details of tall building design, delving into the rudimentary aspects of design that an architect of a tall office building must consider, as well as looking at the rationale for why and how a building must be built the way it is. Liberally illustrated…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Healthy Homes: Designing with light and air for sustainability and wellbeing book cover

    Healthy Homes

    Designing with light and air for sustainability and wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Nick Baker, Koen Steemers

    It is widely acknowledged that there is an urgent need to transform our housing stock to a better energy performance level. However, improving energy performance should not result in a negative impact on the health, wellbeing and the comfort of building occupants. There are many energy-neutral…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Digital Monuments: The Dreams and Abuses of Iconic Architecture book cover

    Digital Monuments

    The Dreams and Abuses of Iconic Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Simone Brott

    Digital Monuments radically explodes "iconic architecture" of the new millennium and its hijacking of the public imagination via the digital image. Hallucinatory constructions such as Rem Koolhaas’s CCTV headquarters in Beijing, Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, and Zaha Hadid’s Performing…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts: Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability book cover

    Local Consumption and Global Environmental Impacts

    Accounting, Trade-offs and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek, Yang Yu

    This book describes how local consumption, particularly in urban areas, is increasingly met by global supply chains. These supply chains often extend over large geographical distances and have greater global environmental impacts, contributing to pollution, climate change, water scarcity and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge-SCORAI Studies in Sustainable Consumption

  • Planning and the Intelligence of Institutions: Interactive Approaches to Territorial Policy-Making Between Institutional Design and Institution-Building book cover

    Planning and the Intelligence of Institutions

    Interactive Approaches to Territorial Policy-Making Between Institutional Design and Institution-Building, 1st Edition

    By Enrico Gualini

    This title was first published in 2001. The hierarchical approach of regional planning institutions is facing crisis. In an era of globalization, the conditions of urban growth dynamics is dependent on innovation, entrepreneurial and economic structures and socio-political and institutional forces.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Knights and Castles: Minorities and Urban Regeneration book cover

    Knights and Castles

    Minorities and Urban Regeneration, 1st Edition

    By Francesco Lo Piccolo

    Edited by Huw Thomas

    Title first published in 2003. Much has been written about the problems minorities encounter in Western European and North American cities. This insightful volume acknowledges the deep-rooted nature of inequalities and discrimination, but seeks ways of ameliorating and eradicating them from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urban Road Pricing: Public and Political Acceptability book cover

    Urban Road Pricing: Public and Political Acceptability

    1st Edition

    By Martin J. Whittles

    Title first published in 2003. As more and more cities consider introducing urban road pricing schemes, this book describes, compares and contrasts arguments for and against using this transport policy instrument. It investigates the acceptability of various forms of road pricing schemes by…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • New Analytical Advances in Transportation and Spatial Dynamics book cover

    New Analytical Advances in Transportation and Spatial Dynamics

    1st Edition

    By Aura Reggiani

    Edited by Massimo Gastaldi

    This title was first published in 2001. A delightfully oriented selection of international state-of-the-art research in applied regional science, this informative volume places particular emphasis on the use of qualitative/quantitative methodologies in transportation and spatial dynamics. It…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Construction of Built Heritage: A North European Perspective on Policies, Practices and Outcomes book cover

    The Construction of Built Heritage

    A North European Perspective on Policies, Practices and Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By G.J. Ashworth

    Edited by Angela Phelps

    This title was first published in 2002.Employing a range of case studies from three northern European countries - England, Sweden and The Netherlands - this captivating book explores the process of heritage conservation from theoretical initiation to practical expression. It traces the threads from…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reshaping Regional Planning: A Northern Perspective book cover

    Reshaping Regional Planning

    A Northern Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Brita Olerup

    Edited by Folke Snickars

    This title was first published in 2002: Uniting scholars from across the full range of social sciences, this distinctive volume provides a unique overview of northern European planning. It examines all the key issues as well as the evolution, traditions, current innovations and future developments…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Solar Photovoltaics Power Optimization: Enhancing System Performance through Operations, Measurement and Verification book cover

    Solar Photovoltaics Power Optimization

    Enhancing System Performance through Operations, Measurement and Verification, 1st Edition

    By Michael Ginsberg

    This book focuses on the rapidly maturing solar photovoltaic industry, which is achieving an ever-increasing share of U.S. and global power production. No longer can a photovoltaic system be installed and disregarded. There is a growing need for all stakeholders - owners, maintenance technicians,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Global Construction Data book cover

    Global Construction Data

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Gruneberg

    Global construction data is vital for contractors, governments, international organisations, policy makers, academic researchers and statisticians. As the global population of the world expands, the sustainability of the built environment rises up the political agenda and the need to manage…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    CIB

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