E-books: Built Environment

  • The Heart of Community Engagement: Practitioner Stories from Across the Globe book cover

    The Heart of Community Engagement

    Practitioner Stories from Across the Globe, 1st Edition

    By Patricia A. Wilson

    Drawing on first-hand accounts of action research in the Americas, Africa, and Asia, The Heart of Community Engagement illustrates the transformative learning journeys of exemplary catalysts for community-based change. Practitioners’ stories of community engagement for social justice in the Global…

    eBook – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Community Development Research and Practice Series

  • The Human Sustainable City: Challenges and Perspectives from the Habitat Agenda book cover

    The Human Sustainable City

    Challenges and Perspectives from the Habitat Agenda, 1st Edition

    By Bruno Forte, Maria Cerreta, Pasquale De Toro

    Edited by Luigi Fusco Girard

    This title was first published in 2003. Seven years after Habitat II culminated with the Istanbul agreement on Sustainable Urban Development, this book brings together many of the world's leading experts from the fields of architecture, urban planning, economics, sociology, politics, environment…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • High-Technology Development in Regional Economic Growth: Policy Implications of Dynamic Externalities book cover

    High-Technology Development in Regional Economic Growth

    Policy Implications of Dynamic Externalities, 1st Edition

    By Byung-Rok Choi

    This title was first published in 2003. Korea has had considerable success in developing its high technology industries and these have become significant employers in this region. By analysing the situation in Korea, this book explores the effects of dynamic externalities on the growth of regional…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Real Estate in South Asia book cover

    Real Estate in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Prashant Das, Ramya Aroul, Julia Freybote

    This book provides insights into commercial and residential real estate markets in one of the world’s fastest growing regions: South Asia. Despite being the growth leader of the future, South Asia is among the "least integrated" regions with a large need for real-estate-specific information and…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge
    Routledge International Real Estate Markets Series

  • Quality Auditing in Construction Projects: A Handbook book cover

    Quality Auditing in Construction Projects

    A Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Abdul Razzak Rumane

    This book provides construction professionals, designers, contractors and quality auditors involved in construction projects with the auditing skills and processes required to improve construction quality and make their projects more competitive and economical. The processes within the book focus…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge

  • Working Across Boundaries: Resilient Health Care, Volume 5 book cover

    Working Across Boundaries

    Resilient Health Care, Volume 5, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Erik Hollnagel, Garth S Hunte

    The book demonstrates how Resilient Health Care principles can enable those on the frontline to work more effectively towards interdisciplinary care by gaining a deeper understanding of the boundaries that exist in everyday clinical settings. This is done by presenting a set of case studies,…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    CRC Press

  • Nature's Matrix: Linking Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty book cover

    Nature's Matrix

    Linking Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty, 2nd Edition

    By Ivette Perfecto, John Vandermeer, Angus Wright

    When first published in 2009, Nature’s Matrix set out a radical new approach to the conservation of biodiversity. This new edition pushes the frontier of the biodiversity/agriculture debate further, making an even stronger case for the need to transform agriculture and support small- and…

    eBook – 2019-05-31
    Routledge

  • No Little Plans: How Government Built America’s Wealth and Infrastructure book cover

    No Little Plans

    How Government Built America’s Wealth and Infrastructure, 1st Edition

    By Ian Wray

    Is planning for America anathema to the pursuit of life, liberty and happiness? Is it true, as ideologues like Friedrich Von Hayek, Milton Friedman, and Ayn Rand have claimed, that planning leads to dictatorship, that the state is wholly destructive, and that prosperity is owed entirely to the…

    eBook – 2019-05-30
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Statutory Nuisance and Residential Property: Environmental Health Problems in Housing book cover

    Statutory Nuisance and Residential Property

    Environmental Health Problems in Housing, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Battersby, John Pointing

    Statutory Nuisance and Residential Property: Environmental Health Problems in Housing examines the statutory nuisance provisions in the Environmental Protection Act 1990 pertaining to the condition of premises and related problems in housing and compares these with the provisions of the Housing Act…

    eBook – 2019-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environmental Health

  • Modern Color/Modern Architecture: Amédée Ozenfant and the Genealogy of Color in Modern Architecture book cover

    Modern Color/Modern Architecture

    Amédée Ozenfant and the Genealogy of Color in Modern Architecture, 1st Edition

    By William W. Braham

    This title was first published in 2002. This really is a text that will fill a long-felt want. A key figure in that history is Amédée Ozenfant, painter, critic and friend of Le Corbusier, who in the first half of this century founded a school in London where he conducted experiments and wrote about…

    eBook – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking and Social Innovation book cover

    Designing with Society

    A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking and Social Innovation, 1st Edition

    By Scott Boylston

    This book explores an emerging design culture that rigorously applies systems thinking to the practice of design as a form of facilitating change on an increasingly crowded planet. Designers conversant in topics such as living systems, cultural competence, social justice, and power asymmetries can…

    eBook – 2019-05-28
    Routledge

  • Facilities Management Models, Methods and Tools: Research Results for Practice book cover

    Facilities Management Models, Methods and Tools

    Research Results for Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Per Anker Jensen

    This book presents research tested models, methods and tools that can make the work of the facilities manager more robust and sustainable, help long-term strategic planning and support students and practitioners in FM to improve the way they approach and deal with challenges in practice. The 34…

    eBook – 2019-05-28
    Routledge

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