Taylor & Francis India: Built Environment

  • Endogenous Regional Policy and Development Planning in Ghana book cover

    Endogenous Regional Policy and Development Planning in Ghana

    1st Edition

    By Sam C.M. Ofori

    This book examines regional development and planning in a poor administrative region of Ghana, assessing  the effectiveness of the programmes and projects initiated to reduce poverty, disadvantage and deprivation. The author analyses the local context of institutions, planning…

    Hardback – 2020-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • Affective Architectures: More-Than-Representational Geographies of Heritage book cover

    Affective Architectures

    More-Than-Representational Geographies of Heritage, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacque Micieli-Voutsinas, Angela M. Person

    How do places manipulate our emotions? How are spaces affectious in their articulation and design? This book provides theoretical frameworks for exploring affective dimensions of architectural sites based on the notion that heritage, as an embodied experience, is embedded in places and spaces.…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Heritage, Emotion and Affect

  • An Ottoman Era Town in the Balkans: The Case Study of Kavala book cover

    An Ottoman Era Town in the Balkans

    The Case Study of Kavala, 1st Edition

    By Velika Ivkovska

    An Ottoman Era Town in the Balkans presents the town of Kavala in northern Greece as an example of Ottoman urban and residential development, covering the long period of Kavala’s expansion over five centuries under Ottoman rule. Kavala was part of the Ottoman Empire from 1387 to 1912. In the middle…

    Hardback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge
    Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies

  • Management and the Sustainability Paradox: Reconnecting the Human Chain book cover

    Management and the Sustainability Paradox

    Reconnecting the Human Chain, 1st Edition

    By David Wasieleski, Paul Shrivastava, Sandra Waddock

    Management and the Sustainability Paradox is about how humans became disconnected from their ecological environment throughout evolutionary history. Begining with the premise that people have competing innate, natural drives linked to survival. Survival can be thought of in the context of long-term…

    Hardback – 2020-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • The City in Transgression: Human Mobility and Resistance in the 21st Century book cover

    The City in Transgression

    Human Mobility and Resistance in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Benedict Anderson

    The City in Transgression explores the unacknowledged, neglected, and ill-defined spaces of the built environment and their transition into places of resistance and residence by refugees, asylum seekers, migrants, the homeless, and the disadvantaged. The book draws on urban and spatial theory,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Dynamic Cartography: Body, Architecture, and Performative Space book cover

    Dynamic Cartography

    Body, Architecture, and Performative Space, 1st Edition

    By Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez

    Dynamic Cartography analyses the works of Rudolf Laban, Lawrence Halprin, Anne Bogart, Adolphe Appia, Cedric Price, Joan Littlewood, and Heìlio Oiticica. They are practitioners who have worked on different areas of enquiry from the existing relations between body and space through movement, events…

    Paperback – 2020-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Hybrid Modernity: The Public Park in Late 20th Century China book cover

    Hybrid Modernity

    The Public Park in Late 20th Century China, 1st Edition

    By Mary G. Padua

    This book provides a detailed historical and design analysis of the development of parks and modern landscape architecture in late 20th century China. It questions whether the fusion of international influences with the local Chinese design vocabulary in late 20th century China has created a…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • Gandhi and Architecture: A Time for Low-Cost Housing book cover

    Gandhi and Architecture

    A Time for Low-Cost Housing, 1st Edition

    By Venugopal Maddipati

    Gandhi and Architecture: A Time for Low-Cost Housing chronicles the emergence of a low-cost, low-rise housing architecture that conforms to M.K. Gandhi’s religio-philosophical emphasis on the necessity of establishing limits in everyday actions. This book approaches the making of a ‘Gandhian…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge India

  • Le Corbusier’s Practical Aesthetic of the City: The treatise ‘La Construction des villes’ of 1910/11 book cover

    Le Corbusier’s Practical Aesthetic of the City

    The treatise ‘La Construction des villes’ of 1910/11, 1st Edition

    By Christoph Schnoor

    Set within an insightful analysis, this book describes the genesis, ideas and ideologies which influenced Le Construction des Villes by Le Corbusier. This volume makes the important theoretical work available for the first time in English, offering an interpretation as to how much and in what way…

    Hardback – 2020-07-23 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • The Complexities of John Hejduk’s Work: Exorcising Outlines, Apparitions and Angels book cover

    The Complexities of John Hejduk’s Work

    Exorcising Outlines, Apparitions and Angels, 1st Edition

    By J. Kevin Story

    This book traces the development of John Hejduk’s architectural career, using the idea of ‘exorcism’ to uncover his thought process when examining architectural designs. His work encouraged profound questioning on what, why and how we build, which allowed for more open discourse and enhance the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • The City Makers of Nairobi: An African Urban History book cover

    The City Makers of Nairobi

    An African Urban History, 1st Edition

    By Anders Ese, Kristin Ese

    The City Makers of Nairobi re-examines the history of the urban development of Nairobi in the colonial period. Although Nairobi was a colonial construct with lasting negative repercussions, the African population’s impact on its history and development is often overlooked. This book shows how…

    Hardback – 2020-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Urban Renewal and School Reform in Baltimore: Rethinking the 21st Century Public School book cover

    Urban Renewal and School Reform in Baltimore

    Rethinking the 21st Century Public School, 1st Edition

    By Erkin Özay

    Urban Renewal and School Reform in Baltimore examines the role of the contemporary public school as an instrument of urban design. The central case study in this book, Henderson-Hopkins is a PK-8 campus serving as the civic centrepiece of the East Baltimore Development Initiative. This study…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

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