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  • Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture

    Edited by Kim Sexton

    The relationship of architecture to the human body is a centuries-long and complex one, but not always symmetrical. This book opens a space for historians of the visual arts, archaeologists, architects, and digital humanities professionals to reflect upon embodiment, spatiality, science, and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Learning and Unlearning Curves

    By Alan Jones

    Learning is an empirical phenomenon whereby people or organisations undergo a level of efficiency improvement with recurring tasks. This can be observed in manual, clerical and some creative cognitive decision-oriented tasks. Estimating needs to find ways to account for these efficiencies which is…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Working Guides to Estimating

  • Linear and Non-Linear Regression

    And other Mathemagical Transformation

    By Alan Jones

    Alan Jones' practical guide to the robust but often misunderstood techniques of Linear and Non-Linear Regression in the context of estimating. The text considers Simple Linear Regression and ask what is it doing?, how good is it?, how accurate is it? and how can we use it to create estimates? Not…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Working Guides to Estimating

  • Probability and Statistics

    A Guide for Estimators and Other Number Jugglers

    By Alan Jones

    This practical guide to probability and statistics explains these concepts that underpin all professional estimating. Alan Jones considers what are called Measures of Central Tendency; Means, Modes and Medians, describing the differences, relevance and uses for each in the context of Estimating and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Working Guides to Estimating

  • Estimating with Random Numbers

    And Other Miscellaneous Models

    By Alan Jones

    This volume in the Working Guides to Estimating Series considers risk and uncertainty and how to model them, including the ubiquitous Monte Carlo Simulation. The text opens with a consideration of design and development activities; where you might be able to exploit an empirical pattern of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Working Guides to Estimating

  • Fashion and Masculinities in Popular Culture

    By Adam Geczy, Vicki Karaminas

    Popular culture in the latter half of the twentieth century precipitated a decisive change in style and body image. Postwar film, television, radio shows, pulp fiction and comics placed heroic types firmly within public consciousness. This book concentrates on these heroic male types as they have…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • The Art of Type and Typography

    Explorations in Use and Practice

    By Mary Jo Krysinski

    The Art of Type and Typography is an introduction to the art and rules of typography. Incorporating the industry standard—InDesign—for typesetting from the outset, this book serves as a guide for beginning students to learn to set type properly through tutorials, activities, and examples of student…

    Paperback – 2017-10-09 
    Routledge

  • Aesthetic Sustainability

    Product Design and Sustainable Usage

    By Kristine H. Harper

    Why do we readily dispose of some things, whereas we keep and maintain others for years, despite their obvious wear and tear? Can a greater understanding of aesthetic value lead to a more strategic and sustainable approach to product design? Aesthetic Sustainability: Product Design and Sustainable…

    Hardback – 2017-09-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Interiors Beyond Architecture

    Edited by Deborah Schneiderman, Amy Campos

    Interiors Beyond Architecture proposes an expanded impact for interior design that transcends the inside of buildings, analysing significant interiors that engage space outside of the disciplinary boundaries of architecture. It presents contemporary case studies from a historically nuanced and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Design Management

    Organisation and Marketing Perspectives

    By Sotiris T Lalaounis

    Placed at the nexus between marketing and organisational studies, this book breaks a new ground on the intersection of these two disciplines with design management. With the latest marketing thinking assigning greater emphasis on organisations co-creating value with consumers…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge

  • Vehicle Design

    Aesthetic Principles in Transportation Design

    By Jordan Meadows

    Vehicle Design guides readers through the methods and processes designers use to create and develop some of the most stunning vehicles on the road. Written by Jordan Meadows, a designer who worked on the 2015 Ford Mustang, the book contains interviews with design directors at firms including Fiat…

    Paperback – 2017-09-07 
    Routledge

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