E-books: Architecture

  • Christian Norberg-Schulz’s Interpretation of Heidegger’s Philosophy: Care, Place and Architecture book cover

    Christian Norberg-Schulz’s Interpretation of Heidegger’s Philosophy

    Care, Place and Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Hendrik Auret

    Christian Norberg-Schulz’s Interpretation of Heidegger’s Philosophy investigates the theoretical contribution of the world-renowned Norwegian architectural theorist Christian Norberg-Schulz (1926 – 2000) and considers his architectural interpretation of the writings of German philosopher Martin…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Constructability: A Tool for Project Management book cover

    Constructability

    A Tool for Project Management, 1st Edition

    By Sharmin Khan

    This book focuses on Constructability, a project management tool and its effectiveness in promotion of sustainable development and architecture. Constructability concentrates on the optimum use of construction knowledge and experience in planning, engineering, procurement and field operations to…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    CRC Press

  • Successful Building Using Ecodesign book cover

    Successful Building Using Ecodesign

    1st Edition

    By Christophe Gobin

    The notion of ecodesign has now clearly become part of the building sector. It involves taking into consideration environmental issues that are indispensible in constructing our living environment. However, this method, which is industrial in origin, clearly shows that buildings are not the result…

    eBook – 2018-10-01
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Cities Research Series

  • The Routledge Companion to Urban Imaginaries book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Urban Imaginaries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christoph Lindner, Miriam Meissner

    The Routledge Companion to Urban Imaginaries delves into examples of urban imaginaries across multiple media and geographies: from new visions of smart, eco, and resilient cities to urban dystopias in popular culture; from architectural renderings of starchitecture and luxury living to performative…

    eBook – 2018-09-28
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Human-Centered Built Environment Heritage Preservation: Theory and Evidence-Based Practice book cover

    Human-Centered Built Environment Heritage Preservation

    Theory and Evidence-Based Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy C. Wells, Barry L. Stiefel

    Human-Centered Built Environment Heritage Preservation addresses the question of how a human-centred conservation approach can and should change practice. For the most part, there are few answers to this question because professionals in the heritage conservation field do not use social science…

    eBook – 2018-09-20
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of Nothingness: An Explanation of the Objective Basis of Beauty in Architecture and the Arts book cover

    The Architecture of Nothingness

    An Explanation of the Objective Basis of Beauty in Architecture and the Arts, 1st Edition

    By Frank Lyons

    It is a common enough assumption that good buildings make us feel good just as poor ones can make us feel insecure, depressed or even threatened. We may instantly decide that we ‘like’ one building more than another, in the same way that without thinking we choose one work of art or music over…

    eBook – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Professionalism for the Built Environment book cover

    Professionalism for the Built Environment

    1st Edition

    By Simon Foxell

    In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, this new book provides thought provoking commentary on the nature of the relationship between society, the prevailing economic system and professionalism in the built environment. It addresses the changing responsibilities of professionals and in…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge
    Building Research and Information

  • Reconstructing Historic Landmarks: Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past book cover

    Reconstructing Historic Landmarks

    Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past, 1st Edition

    By Wayde Brown

    Historic reconstructions have been a consistent part of the historic preservation and heritage conservation movements in the United States and Canada. Indeed, reconstruction has been the primary tool at the most influential historic sites, for example: the Governor's Palace and the Capitol at…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural Conservation and Historic Preservation

  • The Routledge Companion on Architecture, Literature and The City book cover

    The Routledge Companion on Architecture, Literature and The City

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Charley

    This Companion breaks new ground in our knowledge and understanding of the diverse relationships between literature, architecture, and the city, which together form a field of interdisciplinary research that is one of the most innovative and exciting to have emerged in recent years. Bringing…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Divided Spaces, Contested Pasts: The Heritage of the Gallipoli Peninsula book cover

    Divided Spaces, Contested Pasts

    The Heritage of the Gallipoli Peninsula, 1st Edition

    By Lucienne Thys-Şenocak

    The Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey was the site of one of the most tragic and memorable battles of the twentieth century, with the Turks fighting the ANZAC (Australian New Zealand Army Corps) and soldiers from fifteen other countries. This book explores the history of its landscape, its people…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction: Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018), September 12-14, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark book cover

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

    Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018), September 12-14, 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Karlshoj, Raimar Scherer

    eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction 2018 collects the papers presented at the 12th European Conference on Product and Process Modelling (ECPPM 2018, Copenhagen, 12-14 September 2018). The contributions cover complementary thematic areas that hold great promise towards…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    CRC Press

  • The Fortifications of Pompeii and Ancient Italy book cover

    The Fortifications of Pompeii and Ancient Italy

    1st Edition

    By Ivo Van der Graaff

    The fortifications of Pompeii stand as the ancient city’s largest, oldest, and best preserved public monument. Over its 700-year history, Pompeii invested significant amounts of money, resources, and labor into (re)building, maintaining, and upgrading the walls. Each intervention on the…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

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