Property and Real Estate New and Key Titles 2015

We are pleased to present our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within the subject of Property and Real Estate, for students, instructors, researchers and professors. You will find whatever you need to further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or to provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.

Welcome to the 2015 Property and Real Estate Collection

We are pleased to present our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within the subject of Property and Real Estate, for students, instructors, researchers and professors.

You will find whatever you need to further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or to provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.

Navigate the collection via the contents on the left, and use it to:

  • Browse full details of all our new titles including tables of contents, reviews, author biographies and more
  • Recommend titles of interest to your librarian
  • Request complimentary exam copies where offered
  • Create unique booklists to browse, buy, and forward to friends, colleagues and librarians

Our full range of titles is available to browse at  www.routledge.com/property/


A small selection of our key titles include: 

Featured Books

  • On Obama

    By Paul C. Taylor

    On Obama examines some of the key philosophical questions that accompany the historic emergence of the 44th US president. The purpose of the book is to take seriously the once-common thought that Mr. Obama had ushered in a post-historical age. Three questions organize the argument of the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Thinking in Action

  • Seafloor Processes and Geotechnology

    By Ronald C. Chaney, Gideon Almagor

    To design and build synthetic structures on the seabed or in the coastal zone in a safe and environmentally responsible way, there are numerous factors engineers, geologists, and marine and environmental scientists must be aware of. These are factors affecting the sediment/water interface, the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Sensory Evaluation Techniques, Fifth Edition

    By Gail Vance Civille, B. Thomas Carr

    The fifth edition of a bestseller, this book covers all phases of performing sensory evaluation studies, from listing the steps involved in a sensory evaluation project to presenting advanced statistical methods. The new edition has undergone a comprehensive reorganization, revision, and updating.…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • People's Spaces

    Coping, Familiarizing, Creating

    By Nihal Perera

    Who controls space? Powerful corporations, institutions, and individuals have great power to create physical and political space through income and influence. People’s Spaces attempts to understand the struggle between people and institutions in the spaces they make. Current literature on cities…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Computational Fluid Dynamics

    By Jens-Dominik Mueller

    Essentials of CFD approaches the material from the viewpoint of a user of a commercial flow package. It initially limits the description of the mathematics to the level that is strictly needed to be able to make the correct choices when setting up a case in a commercial flow solver. The sources of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Collaboration and the Future of Education

    Preserving the Right to Think and Teach Historically

    By Gordon Andrews, Wilson J. Warren, James Cousins

    Current educational reforms have given rise to various types of "educational Taylorism," which encourage the creation of efficiency models in pursuit of a unified way to teach. In history education curricula, this has been introduced through scripted textbook-based programs such as Teacher…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Handbook of Encapsulation and Controlled Release

    Edited by Munmaya Mishra

    This handbook covers the entire area of encapsulation (microencapsulation) which is a growing area of research and product development in a vast field. It provides the fundamentals, including the chemical and physicochemical processes, and explores how to apply those processes for different…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Planning for Wicked Problems

    A Planner's Guide to Land Use Law

    By Dawn Jourdan, Eric J. Strauss

    Efforts to teach students pursuing graduate degrees in urban and regional planning are often frustrated by the "case books" that have been prepared for use by law professors teaching similar courses. Dawn Jourdan and Eric J. Strauss have attempted to take their concerns to heart in the design of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge

  • Human Placental Trophoblasts

    Impact of Maternal Nutrition

    Edited by Asim K. Duttaroy, Sanjay Basak

    Trophoblasts are cells in the human placenta that play a vital role in fetal growth and pregnancy. This book discusses the role of nutrients on human placental development with particular focus on the impact of nutrients on trophoblast function. Exposure to nutrients in utero is critical, as it…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Dance Production

    Design and Technology

    By Jeromy Hopgood

    Dance Production: Design and Technology introduces you to the skills you need to plan, design, and execute the technical aspects of a dance production. While it may not seem that staging a dance production is that different from a play or musical, in reality a dance performance offers up unique…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Focal Press

  • Utilizing Forensic Technologies for Unidentified Human Remains

    Death Investigation Resources, Strategies, and Disconnects

    By George W. Adams

    In missing and unidentified investigations, an abyss of dissonance seems to exist between law enforcement and the community they serve that all too often creates grating wounds that may never heal. Utilizing Forensic Technologies for Unidentified Human Remains: Death Investigation Resources,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Shakespeare in Hate

    Emotions, Passions, Selfhood

    By Peter Kishore Saval

    Hate, malice, rage, and enmity: what would Shakespeare’s plays be without these demonic, unruly passions? This book studies how the tirades and unrestrained villainy of Shakespeare’s art explode the decorum and safety of our sanitized lives and challenge the limits of our selfhood. Everyone knows…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Narrative Management in Corporate Japan

    Investor Relations as Pseudo-Reform

    By Chie Yorozu

    Scandals and failures in some of the best known international Japanese-owned companies have shown that there is sometimes a considerable difference between the public and internal narratives of Japanese firms. This book explores the extent to which Japanese firms’ public claims reflect wider…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

  • A Concise Introduction to Pure Mathematics, Fourth Edition

    By Martin Liebeck

    In addition to the Introduction to Analysis chapters contained in previous editions, this edition presents two new chapters that give an introduction to Abstract Algebra via group theory. While this is a standard topic and there are many texts on group theory, this is a "taster" as an introduction…

    Paperback – 2015-11-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Perspectives in Crystallography

    By John R. Helliwell

    A long established research crystallographer, John Helliwell, provides his perspectives on crystallography, one of the most multidisciplinary sciences, having its roots in fields as varied as mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, materials science, computation and planetary earth sciences among…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Revitalising Leadership

    Old Problems and New Answers

    By Stephen Cummings, Suze Wilson, Sarah Proctor-Thomson, Brad Jackson

    Revitalising Leadership argues that the prevailing understanding of leadership today has become stuck in a rut, focussing on so-called ‘visionary’, ‘charismatic’, ‘transformational’ and ‘authentic’ individuals as central to resolving organisational and social problems. This book aims to show how…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

  • Innovation and Global Competitiveness

    Case of India's Manufacturing Sector

    Edited by N.S. Siddharthan, K. Narayanan

    In the post-liberalization period, India has slowly but steadily tried to foster innovation to improve competitive efficiency of Indian manufacturing and thus boost global competitiveness of the industrial sector. Foreign direct investment was looked upon as a major source of technology paradigm…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge

  • Animation: A World History

    The Complete Set

    By Giannalberto Bendazzi

    A continuation of 1994’s groundbreaking Cartoons, Giannalberto Bendazzi’s three-volume Animation: A World History is the largest, deepest, most comprehensive text of its kind, based on the idea that animation is an art form that deserves its own place in scholarship. Bendazzi delves beyond just…

    Pack – 2015-11-10 
    Focal Press

  • Behavioral Problems in Geography Revisited

    Edited by Kevin R Cox, Reginald Golledge

    This collection of papers, originally published in 1981, reviews and evaluates past and possible future advances in a field of central importance to human geography: behavioral geography. The book includes critical studies which show how the approach has contributed substantially to work within…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

    By Various

    Originally published between 1972 and 1996 the 19 diverse volumes in this set cover key areas of human geography such as: transport, development, health, defence, the media, recreation & leisure, politics, poverty and wealth. Written by international authors including Jacquelin Burgess, John…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • The Geography of Health Services in Britain.

    By Robin Haynes

    This book is about geographical variation in the organisation, provision and use of health services in Britain. Its main theme is that neither the quantity nor the quality of health care provided by the National Health Service (NHS) is uniform from place to place. Chapters discuss and evaluate:…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Institutions and Geographical Patterns

    By Robin Flowerdew

    An increasing amount of work in many aspects of human geography is concerned with the effects caused by different types of institutions. Included in this book, originally published in 1982, is material from Britain, Ameican and Europe and it is shown that differences in institutional powers in…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • The Geography of Western Europe

    A Socio-Economic Study

    By Paul L Knox

    This book provides a comprehensive survey of the social geography of Western Europe. It begins by outlining the character of the region nad proceeds with an exploration of demographic and cultural features, including migration and ethnic groups. The political organisation of nations and regions are…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • The Geography of Sea Transport

    By Alastair Couper

    This book, originally published in 1972, discusses the impact of technological change in sea transport on trade links, shipping routes and economic activities. A brief historical perspective illustrates the vital role of the sea transport in the ancient and medieval worlds and the influence of…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography

  • Geography and Political Power

    The Geography of Nations and States

    By Peter M. Slowe

    Focusing on the relationship between geography and power, this book, originally published in 1990, isolates five sources of political power – might, right, nationhood, legality and legitimacy – and demonstrtes the centrality of geography to the argument of each case. The author stresses the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography