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  • Teaching Under Attack book cover

    Teaching Under Attack

    1st Edition

    By Walter Roy

    First published in 1983, Teaching Under Attack examines the nature and direction of the attack on the education service, and on the teaching profession in particular. It examines the effects of cuts on UK schools and also considers how far the activities of teachers’ unions can counteract such…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Vernacular Design: How British Housing Can Rediscover its Soul book cover

    Contemporary Vernacular Design

    How British Housing Can Rediscover its Soul, 1st Edition

    By Clare Nash

    This book presents 25 international housing schemes that draw on traditional vernacular principles whilst taking into account modern day materials, methods and financial or energy requirements. The aim is to show how, despite mass housing needs, we can design quality modern schemes that ‘fit’ their…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    RIBA Publishing

  • Financial Management book cover

    Financial Management

    1st Edition

    By Brian Pinder-Ayres

    Most newly qualified architects have scant knowledge about the practicalities of running a practice and in particular the challenges of managing the financial side of the business. This book highlights the major financial risks and how these can be avoided.The chapters give straightforward advice…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    RIBA Publishing

  • Professional Studies in Architecture: A Primer book cover

    Professional Studies in Architecture

    A Primer, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Brookhouse

    For students of architecture, this primer defines the critical subject area of professional studies which runs as a thread through the new RIBA validation criteria for Parts 1 and 2. Suitable across the whole 5-year Masters Architecture degree course, it gives students the conceptual resources…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    RIBA Publishing

  • Residential Retrofit: Twenty Case Studies book cover

    Residential Retrofit

    Twenty Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Marion Baeli

    The essence of sustainability in buildings is their capability to adapt to change over time. The UK has a large housing stock that has been developed and evolved over generations, and become the fabric and character of our cities, towns and neighbourhoods. The capability of buildings to adapt to…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    RIBA Publishing

  • Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Baumler

    The Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China covers the evolution of Chinese society from the roots of the Republic of China in the early 1900s until the end of the Cultural Revolution in 1976. The chapters in this volume explain aspects of the process of revolution and how people adapted to the…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge

  • Conflict, Culture and Communication book cover

    Conflict, Culture and Communication

    1st Edition

    By Stefanie Stadler

    Conflict, Culture and Communication provides a coherent, research-informed overview of conflict and intercultural communication. Aimed at encouraging and enabling conflict prevention, this book contributes to a better understanding of the factors that create, foster and exacerbate conflict in…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge

  • Global Construction Data book cover

    Global Construction Data

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Gruneberg

    Global construction data is vital for contractors, governments, international organisations, policy makers, academic researchers and statisticians. As the global population of the world expands, the sustainability of the built environment raises the political agenda and the need to manage…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge
    CIB

  • New Perspectives in Indian Science and Civilization book cover

    New Perspectives in Indian Science and Civilization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Makarand R. Paranjape

    This book examines key aspects of the history, philosophy, and culture of science in India, especially as they may be comprehended in the larger idea of an Indian civilization. The authors, drawn from a range of disciplines, discuss a wide array of issues — scientism and religious dogma, dialectics…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge India

  • On Freud’s “The Uncanny” book cover

    On Freud’s “The Uncanny”

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catalina Bronstein, Christian Seulin

    On Freud’s "The Uncanny" explores Freud’s 1919 essay of the same name and elaboration of the concept of the uncanny and how others or ‘the Other’ can impact on our selves. Catalina Bronstein and Christian Seulin bring together contributions from renowned psychoanalysts from different theoretical…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge
    The International Psychoanalytical Association Contemporary Freud Turning Points and Critical Issues Series

  • Trauma and the Destructive-Transformative Struggle: Clinical Perspectives book cover

    Trauma and the Destructive-Transformative Struggle

    Clinical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Terrence McBride, Maureen Murphy

    The impact of trauma can be both destructive and transformative. This important new book presents not only a range of theoretical frameworks through which different trauma can be understood, from the effects of childhood abuse to those of war and catastrophes, but also gives readers insights into…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge

  • The Materiality of Literary Narratives in Urban History book cover

    The Materiality of Literary Narratives in Urban History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lieven Ameel, Jason Finch, Silja Laine, Richard Dennis

    The Materiality of Literary Narratives in Urban History explores a variety of geographical and cultural contexts to examine what literary texts, grasped as material objects and reflections on urban materialities, have to offer for urban history. The contributing writers’ approach to literary…

    eBook – 2019-08-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Urban History

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