E-books: Built Environment

  • EU Energy Relations With Russia: Solidarity and the Rule of Law book cover

    EU Energy Relations With Russia

    Solidarity and the Rule of Law

    By Umut Turksen

    This book provides a detailed analysis of the legal framework in which the energy trade between the European Union and the Russian Federation has been conducted. Using case studies of eight member states, it critically examines the EU’s ability and the duty of its Member States to conduct their…

    eBook – 2018-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Virtual Reality and the Built Environment book cover

    Virtual Reality and the Built Environment

    2nd Edition

    By Jennifer Whyte, Dragana Nikolić

    Like the first edition, the central question this book addresses is how virtual reality can be used in the design, production and management of the built environment. The book aims to consider three key questions. What are the business drivers for the use of virtual reality? What are its…

    eBook – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Place and Experience: A Philosophical Topography book cover

    Place and Experience

    A Philosophical Topography, 2nd Edition

    By Jeff Malpas

    The first edition of Place and Experience established Jeff Malpas as one of the leading philosophers and thinkers of place and space and provided a creative and refreshing alternative to prevailing post-structuralist and postmodern theories of place. It is a foundational and ground-breaking book in…

    eBook – 2018-02-19
    Routledge

  • Geometric Computation: Foundations for Design book cover

    Geometric Computation: Foundations for Design

    By Joy Ko, Kyle Steinfeld

    Geometric Computation: Foundations for Design describes the mathematical and computational concepts that are central to the practical application of design computation in a manner tailored to the visual designer. Uniquely pairing key topics in code and geometry, this book develops the two key…

    eBook – 2018-02-15
    Routledge

  • A Reflexive Reading of Urban Space book cover

    A Reflexive Reading of Urban Space

    By Mona A. Abdelwahab

    Providing a critique of the concepts attached to the representation of urban space, this ground-breaking book formulates a new theory of space, which understands the dynamic interrelations between physical and social spaces while tracing the wider urban context. It offers a new tool to approach the…

    eBook – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    New Directions in Planning Theory

  • Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data book cover

    Metric Handbook

    Planning and Design Data, 6th Edition

    Edited by Pamela Buxton

    Significantly updated in reference to the latest construction standards and new building types Sustainable design integrated into chapters throughout Over half of the entire book has now been updated since 2015 Over 100,000 copies sold to successive generations of architects and designers…

    eBook – 2018-02-13
    Routledge

  • Safety, Health and Environmental Auditing: A Practical Guide, Second Edition book cover

    Safety, Health and Environmental Auditing

    A Practical Guide, Second Edition

    By Simon Watson Pain

    This new edition builds on the success of the first edition. It has been enhanced to embrace new topics including Due Dilgence, EHS Auditing, Process Safety Auditing, and a chapter summarizing auditing with the relevant ISO standards. The rest of the book has been updated to fit with the guidance…

    eBook – 2018-02-13
    CRC Press

  • Bicycle Urbanism: Reimagining Bicycle Friendly Cities book cover

    Bicycle Urbanism

    Reimagining Bicycle Friendly Cities

    Edited by Rachel Berney

    Over recent decades, bicycling has received renewed interest as a means of improving transportation through crowded cities, improving personal health, and reducing environmental impacts associated with travel. Much of the discussion surrounding cycling has focused on bicycle facility design—how to…

    eBook – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • 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

    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.…

    eBook – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Teleworking in the Countryside: Home-Based Working in the Information Society book cover

    Teleworking in the Countryside

    Home-Based Working in the Information Society

    By Michael Antony Clark

    This title was first published in 2000. Since the 1970s there has been widespread debate on the potential of information communication technologies on the organization of work and in particular, the implications of and opportunities engendered through telework and the decentralization of the…

    eBook – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Scotland: the Challenge of Devolution book cover

    Scotland: the Challenge of Devolution

    Edited by Alex Wright

    This title was first published in 2000. Linking politics with culture and society, this collection provides an overview of the Scottish Parliament and analyzes it in relation to UK, European and global regionalization.…

    eBook – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • Building Regulations Pocket Book book cover

    Building Regulations Pocket Book

    By Ray Tricker, Samantha Alford

    This handy guide provides you with all the information you need to comply with the UK Building Regulations and Approved Documents. On site, in the van, in the office, wherever you are, this is the book you’ll refer to time and time again to double check the regulations on your current job. The…

    eBook – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

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