Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Products

  • 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 landscapes of historic and cultural significance can be an influential process of urban and socio-economic reform. The Routledge Companion on Global Heritage Conservation explores how the aspirations surrounding…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Human-Centred Built Environment Heritage Preservation

    Theory and Evidence-Based Practice

    Edited by Jeremy C. Wells, Barry Stiefel

    Human-Centred Built Environment Heritage Preservation addresses the question of how a human-centered 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 – 2018-08-27 
    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

  • Testing of Concrete in Structures

    Fourth Edition

    By John H. Bungey, Michael G. Grantham

    Providing a comprehensive overview of the techniques involved in testing concrete in structures, Testing of Concrete in Structures discusses both established techniques and new methods, showing potential for future development, and documenting them with illustrative examples. Topics have been…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Retrofits

    Post War Residential Towers in Britain

    By Asterios Agkathidis, Rosa Urbano Gutiérrez

    Presenting the state-of-the-art in sustainable retrofits in post war residential towers, this book captures and re-informs the current intense refurbishing process that is taking place in Britain, which is part of a global phenomenon happening all over the world, as cities upgrade their building…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

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