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  • Adaptations of the Metropolitan Landscape in Delta Regions

    1st Edition

    By Peter C Bosselmann

    Adaptations of the Metropolitan Landscape in Delta Regions is about environmental quality and the long term livability of urban areas. In decades to come, climate change will affect cities everywhere, but nowhere have the effects of climate change already been felt as strongly as in low-lying…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge

  • The Syntax of City Space

    American Urban Grids, 1st Edition

    By Mark David Major

    Many people see American cities as a radical departure in the history of town planning because of their planned nature based on the geometrical division of the land. However, other cities of the world also began as planned towns with geometric layouts so American cities are not unique. Why did the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge

  • Directions in Person-Environment Research and Practice (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Nasar, Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    First published in 1999, this book presents a fresh and diverse set of perspectives representing key directions of research and practice in the field of environmental design research. Leading researchers in various areas of person-environment research, such as privacy, children’s environment,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Designing for Designers (Routledge Revivals)

    Lessons Learned from Schools of Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Jack Nasar, Thomas Fisher

    First published in 2007, this book examines the designs of seventeen architecture and design schools and answers questions such as: How has architectural education evolved and what is its future? Are architectural schools discernible types of designs and what are their effects on those who…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Methods of Architectural Programming (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Henry Sanoff

    First published in 1977, this volume was intended as a sourcebook for designers and attempts to specify the ingredients necessary to develop a design program rather than postulate a model program for which no consensus exists. As such it filled a void in the existing literature which seldom covered…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Facility Programming (Routledge Revivals)

    Methods and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Wolfgang F. E. Preiser

    First published in 1978, the objective of this book is to provide an authoritative and selective overview of current, user-orientated programming methods within the field of environmental design. The 19 chapters compiled in this volume describe procedures and the information content of innovative…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Future Visions of Urban Public Housing (Routledge Revivals)

    An International Forum, November 17-20, 1994, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, David P. Varady, Francis P. Russell

    First published in 1994, this book brings together the papers presented at the International Forum on ‘Future Visions of Urban Public Housing’ held on November 17-20, 1994 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Participants included public housing officials, academics, practitioners and public housing residents who…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Proceedings of the International Symposium on Design Review (Routledge Revivals)

    University of Cincinnati, October 8-11, 1992, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang F. E. Preiser, Brenda Case Scheer

    First published in 1992, this book collects together the papers presented at the International Symposium on Design Review which was held to address the growing tendency of local governments to institute programs of aesthetic control. The editor argues that the widespread adoption of design review…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Visual Research Methods in Design (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Henry Sanoff

    First published in 1991, this book is about applications and issues relating to the visual environment. The content pertains to the understanding of human behaviour in the environment by recording behaviour and actions or by direct interaction with people. The author examines research and planning…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The re-emergence of co-housing in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lidewij Tummers

    Across Europe, the number of co-housing initiatives is growing, and they are increasingly receiving attention from administrators and professionals who hold high expectations for urban liveability. Is co-housing a marginal idealist phenomenon, or the urban middle class’ answer to the current…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Placemaking

    An Urban Design Methodology, 1st Edition

    By Derek Thomas

    End-users provide the most valuable perspective and insights into how public social space should function. Much of the failure of urban settings can be related to over-structured urban environments which deterministically prescribe usage, constraining instead of enabling socio-spatial performance.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • The Fight for Fair Housing

    Causes, Consequences, and Future Implications of the 1968 Federal Fair Housing Act, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory D. Squires

    The federal Fair Housing Act of 1968 was passed in a time of turmoil, conflict, and often conflagration in cities across the nation. It took the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to finally secure its passage. The Kerner Commission warned in 1968 that "to continue present policies…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge

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