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  • The Architect as Magician

    1st Edition

    By Albert C. Smith, Kendra Schank Smith

    The Architect as Magician explores the connection between magic and architecture. There is a belief that a greater understanding of the meaning of magic provides insights about architecture and architects’ design process. Architects influence the effects of nature through the making of their…

    Hardback – 2020-04-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Puerto Rico’s Henry Klumb

    A Modern Architect’s Sense of Place, 1st Edition

    By César A Cruz

    This book follows Henry Klumb’s life in architecture from Cologne, Germany to Puerto Rico. Arriving on the island, Klumb was a one-time German immigrant, a moderately successful designer, and previously a senior draftsman with Frank Lloyd Wright. Over the next forty years Klumb would emerge as…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Urban Architectures in Interwar Yugoslavia

    1st Edition

    By Tanja D. Conley

    Resulting from a twenty-year period of research, this book seeks to challenge contradictions between the concepts of national and modern architectures promoted among the most pronounced national groups of Yugoslavia: Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. It spans from the beginning of their nation-building…

    Hardback – 2020-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • The Architecture and Landscape of Health

    A Historical Perspective on Therapeutic Places 1790-1940, 1st Edition

    By Julie Collins

    The Architecture and Landscape of Health explores buildings and landscapes that were designed to treat or prevent disease in the era before pharmaceuticals and biomedicine emerged as first line treatments. Written from an architectural perspective, it examines the historical relationship between…

    Hardback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • European Law on Combined Heat and Power

    1st Edition

    By Maciej M. Sokołowski

    This book provides an analysis of the European policy approach to combined heat and power (CHP), a highly efficient technology used by all EU Member States for the needs of generating electricity and heat. European Law on Combined Heat and Power carries out an assessment of the European legal and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Energy Law and Regulation

  • Narrative Theory in Conservation

    Change and Living Buildings, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Walter

    Narrative Theory in Conservation engages with conservation, heritage studies and architecture approaches to historic buildings, offering a synthesis of the best of each, and demonstrating that conservation is capable of developing a complementary, but distinct, theoretical position of its own.…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Designed to Sell

    The Evolution of Modern Merchandising and Display, 1st Edition

    By Alessandra Wood

    Designed to Sell presents an engaging account of mid-twentieth century department store design and display in America from the 1930s to the 1960s. It traces the development of post-war philosophies of retail design that embodied aesthetics and function and new modes of merchandise display,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Interior Design

  • Sustainability and the Automobile Industry in Asia

    Policy and Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aki Suwa, Masahiko Iguchi

    This book provides a wealth of information and a critically required framework for sustainable automobile policy development in major Asian countries. It also gives a wide ranging policy options, ranging from technological and institutional solutions to automobile emission problems, based on…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Ethics in Danish Energy Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Finn Arler, Mogens Rüdiger, Karl Sperling, Kristian Høyer Toft, Bo Poulsen

    This book deepens our understanding of ethical drivers in energy policy and contributes to future decision-making on transitions towards a sustainable energy system. During the latest fifty years Western energy politics have been faced with a series of ethical challenges including rapid growth,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America

    Sustainable Technology in Mexico and Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra Mallett

    This book explores the perplexing question of how to increase sustainable energy technology use in the developing world, and specifically focuses on two mega-cities within Latin America. Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America examines the market and uptake of two sustainable energy…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

  • The Bioeconomy Approach

    Constraints and Opportunities for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    This book examines the bioeconomy concept, analysing the opportunities it can generate, the constraints and the potential benefits for society. The main objective of bioeconomy is to promote economic development, by creating jobs and enhancing the sustainable utilization of bio-resources. A…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Mainstreaming Solar Energy in Small, Tropical Islands

    Cultural and Policy Implications, 1st Edition

    By Kiron C. Neale

    This book explores how cultural considerations can improve policy-making to achieve mainstream solar energy in small, tropical islands. Focussing on Trinidad, Barbados and Oʻahu, Kiron Neale looks at how culture can affect and be affected by the policies that support the household adoption of two…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

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