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  • The Everyday Experiences of Reconstruction and Regeneration

    From Vision to Reality in Birmingham and Coventry

    By David Adams, Peter Larkham

    The form and function of cities has long been the subject of intense academic, political and public debate. Set within a wider British and international context of post-war reconstruction, this book focuses on such debates and experiences in two major English cities as they recovered from Second…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Capital Ruins

    An Anthropology of Post-Crash Urban Regeneration Sites

    By Angela McClanahan

    Since the banking crisis of 2008, thousands of development sites associated with regeneration projects and construction booms in cities and towns across Europe and the Americas remain either partially inhabited or entirely abandoned, or have been ’revived’ and used for purposes for which they were…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Companion on Global Heritage Conservation

    Edited by Vinayak Bharne, Trudi Sandmeier

    The act of identifying, protecting, restoring, and reusing buildings, districts and built landscapes of historic and cultural significance is, at its best, a reflective and consequential process of urban and socio-economic reform. It has the potential to reconcile conflicting memories, meanings,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Equity in Heritage Conservation

    The Case of Ahmedabad, India

    By Jigna Desai

    Jigna Desai is an Associate Professor and is the Program Chair for Masters in Conservation and Regeneration at the Faculty of Architecture. Presently, her area of study is to arrive at frameworks, tools and methods, through which theoretical ideas of sustainability and conservation of living…

    Hardback – 2019-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural Conservation and Historic Preservation

  • Buildings and Cultural Memory

    The Value and Potential of Existing Architecture

    By Sally Stone

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • The Concept of Monument in Achaemenid Empire

    By Mehr Azar Soheil

    The aim of this book is to explore the significance of the concept of ‘monument’ in the context of the Achaemenid Empire (550-330 BC), with particular reference to the royal Ensemble of Persepolis, founded by Darius I and built together with his son Xerxes. While Persepolis was built as an ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Time Frames

    Conservation Policies for Twentieth-Century Architectural Heritage

    Edited by Ugo Carughi, Massimo Visone

    Time Frames provides a reconnaissance on the conservation rules and current protection policies of more than 100 countries, with particular attention to the emerging nations and twentieth-century architecture. The contributions illustrate the critical issues related to architectural listings, with…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04 
    Routledge

  • Human-Centered Built Environment Heritage Preservation

    Theory and Evidence-Based Practice

    Edited by Jeremy C. Wells, Barry Stiefel

    Human-Centered Built Environment Heritage Preservation addresses the question of how a human-centred conservation approach can and should change practice. For the most part, there are few answers to this question because professionals in the heritage conservation field do not use social science…

    Paperback – 2018-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Reconstructing Historic Landmarks

    Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past

    By Wayde Brown

    Historic reconstructions have been a consistent part of the historic preservation and heritage conservation movements in the United States and Canada. Indeed, reconstruction has been the primary tool at the most influential historic sites, for example: the Governor's Palace and the Capitol at…

    Hardback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural Conservation and Historic Preservation

  • Marie Antoinette at Petit Trianon

    Heritage Interpretation and Visitor Perceptions

    By Denise Maior-Barron

    Marie Antoinette at Petit Trianon challenges common perceptions of the last Queen of France, appraising the role she played in relation to the events of French Revolution through an original analysis of contemporary heritage practices and visitor perceptions at her former home, the Petit…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Sustainable Heritage

    Merging Environmental Conservation and Historic Preservation

    By Amalia Leifeste, Barry L. Stiefel

    This book brings together ecological-conservation theory and heritage-preservation theory and shows how these two realms have common purpose. Through theoretical discussion and illustrative examples, Sustainable Heritage reframes the history of multiple movements within preservation and…

    Paperback – 2018-07-17
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Regeneration of Former Military Sites

    Edited by Samer Bagaeen, Celia Clark

    Sustainable Regeneration of Former Military Sites is the first book to analyze a profound land use change happening all over the world: the search for sustainable futures for property formerly dedicated to national defense now becoming redundant, disposed of and redeveloped. The new military…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

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