Routledge Landscape publishes books for students, academics and professionals.
Our books cover topics across landscape architecture, garden design, environmental design and landscape history, and forms one of the largest lists of landscape books anywhere. So whether you’re looking to find out information on the latest landscape architectural theory, how to design a specific landscape or how to utilise drawing in your designs, we have a book for you.
Professional Practice for Landscape Architects third edition deals with the practical issues of being a successful landscape architect professional. Endorsed by the Landscape Institute, this book is an indispensable guide for licentiate members of the Institute on their Pathway to Chartership. It…
Paperback – 2015-09-28
Phyto presents the concepts of phytoremediation and phytotechnology in one comprehensive guide, illustrating when plants can be considered for the uptake, removal or mitigation of on-site pollutants. Current scientific case studies are covered, highlighting the advantages and limitations of…
Paperback – 2015-04-29
Most landscape architectural designs now include some form of digital representation - but there is much more scope for creativity beyond the standard Photoshop montages. In this new book on representing landscapes, Nadia Amoroso brings together contributions from some of the leading landscape…
Paperback – 2015-03-25
Great City Parks is a celebration of some of the finest achievements of landscape architecture in the public realm. It is a comparative study of thirty significant public parks in major cities across Western Europe and North America. Collectively, they give a clear picture of why parks have been…
Paperback – 2015-03-09
With the infrastructure to manage storm water threats in cities becoming increasingly expensive to build or repair, the design community needs to look at alternative approaches. Living roofs present an opportunity to compliment ground-level storm water control measures, contributing to a holistic,…
Hardback – 2015-02-26
In this book Gayle Souter-Brown explores the social, economic and environmental benefits of developing greenspace for health and well-being. She examines the evidence behind the positive effects of designed landscapes, and explains effective methods and approaches which can be put into practice by…
Paperback – 2014-08-05
With increasing global urbanization, the environments and ecologies of cities are often perceived to suffer. While pollution and destruction of green space and species may occur, cities also remain part of natural systems. Cities provide natural processes necessary for survival for humans and other…
Hardback – 2015-07-28
Apple Academic Press
With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…
Paperback – 2015-07-21
Post-industrial urban spaces typically include abandoned factories, disused rail lines, old pits and quarries, and de-commissioned landfills. In these places, different visions compete for dominance with respect to current and future land uses. Neighbours often view such urban greenspace as…
Hardback – 2015-07-01
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Gayle Souter-Brown, author of Landscape and Urban Design for Health and Well-Being: Using Healing, Sensory and Therapeutic Gardens, discusses the salutogenic approach to healthcare and design.
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We are pleased to present our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within the subject of Landscape, for students, instructors, researchers and professors. You will find whatever you need to further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or to provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.
A complete listing of textbooks published by Routledge in the field of Landscape.
Our key titles for professionals, across the Built Environment disciplines.
Our latest books, covering a wide range of key areas within Sustainable Built Environment for students, instructors, researchers, and professors.