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 – 2015-09-18
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 – 2015-03-05
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
There is a growing evidence base that documents the social, environmental and economic benefits that urban trees can deliver. Trees are, however, under threat today as never before due to competition for space imposed by development, other hard infrastructures, increased pressure on the…
Hardback – 2017-04-13
More than half the world's population now lives in cities. Creating sustainable, healthy and aesthetic urban environments is therefore a major policy goal and research agenda. This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of the state of the art and science of urban forestry. It describes…
Hardback – 2017-03-27
The concept of ecosystem services has emerged in recent years as one of the most powerful guiding principles for ecology, biodiversity conservation and the management of natural resources. It provides the basis of assessing the multiple values and services that ecosystems can provide to…
Paperback – 2017-03-27
Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability
Jason Pomeroy, author of The Skycourt and Skygarden, discusses his book's take on skycourts and skygardens.
Karsten Jorgensen, co-editor of Mainstreaming Landscape through the European Landscape Convention, talks about the newly released book.
Jillian Walliss and Heike Rahmann, authors of Landscape Architecture and Digital Technologies, discuss some important ideas from their forthcoming book.
Second Nature Urban Agriculture is the winner of the 2015 RIBA President's Award for Outstanding University Located Research, an international award for research into the urban and architectural design consequences of sustainable urban food systems.
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.
Grace Harrison acquires books on landscape architecture for professionals, students and scholars. Published in a variety of formats and, where appropriate, highly designed and illustrated, these books cover topics such as gardens and designed landscapes, landscape conservation, sustainability, history, theory and urban landscapes. Additionally, she commissions research monographs in the areas of landscape, planning and architecture. Previously working on the architecture list at Routledge, she has been commissioning for landscape and built environment research since 2016.