Highly Recommended CHOICE Titles from Routledge and CRC Press

A full list of titles reviewed as "Highly Recommended" by CHOICE Magazine, 2012-2019.

Landscape & Planning

The full list of Routledge Landscape and Planning titles reviewed as Highly Recommended by CHOICE Magazine since 2012.

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  • Planning for Growth

    Urban and Regional Planning in China, 1st Edition

    By Fulong Wu

    Planning for Growth: Urban and Regional Planning in China provides an overview of the changes in China’s planning system, policy, and practices using concrete examples and informative details in language that is accessible enough for the undergraduate but thoroughly grounded in a wealth of research…

    Paperback – 2015-01-22
    RTPI Library Series

  • Shapers of Urban Form

    Explorations in Morphological Agency, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter J. Larkham, Michael P. Conzen

    People have designed cities long before there were urban designers. In Shapers of Urban Form, Peter Larkham and Michael Conzen have commissioned new scholarship on the forces, people, and institutions that have shaped cities from the Middle Ages to the present day. Larkham and Conzen collect new…

    Paperback – 2014-08-25

  • Historical Ground

    The role of history in contemporary landscape architecture, 1st Edition

    By John Dixon Hunt

    Historical Ground investigates how contemporary landscape architecture invokes and displays the history of a site. In the light of modernism’s neglect of history, these essays by John Dixon Hunt explore how, in fact, designers do attach importance to how a location manifests its past. The process…

    Paperback – 2014-02-14

  • Representing Landscapes

    A Visual Collection of Landscape Architectural Drawings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nadia Amoroso

    What do you communicate when you draw an industrial landscape using charcoal; what about a hyper-realistic PhotoShop collage method? What are the right choices to make? Are there right and wrong choices when it comes to presenting a particular environment in a particular way? The…

    Paperback – 2012-03-14
    Representing Landscapes

  • Sunburnt Cities

    The Great Recession, Depopulation and Urban Planning in the American Sunbelt, 1st Edition

    By Justin B. Hollander

    In recent years there has been a growing focus on urban and environmental studies, and the skills and techniques needed to address the wider challenges of how to create sustainable communities. Central to that demand is the increasing urgency of addressing the issue of urban decline, and the…

    Paperback – 2011-01-14