Built Environment Products

  • Heritage Sites in Contemporary China

    Cultural Policies and Management Practices, 1st Edition

    By Luca Zan, Bing Yu, Jianli Yu, Haiming Yan

    Heritage Sites in Contemporary China: Cultural Policies and Management Practices focuses on cultural heritage policies in China emerging in the period of the 11th and 12th Five Year Plans. Various important Chinese sites across China are investigated, including Luoyang Sui, Daming Gong, Niuheliang,…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
    Planning, Heritage and Sustainability

  • Public Norms and Aspirations

    The Turn to Institutions in Action, 1st Edition

    By Willem Salet

    The aspirations of individuals, organizations, and states, and their perceptions of problems and possible solutions circulate fast in this instantaneous society. Yet, the deliberation of the underlying public norms seems to escape the attention of the public. Institutions enable people to have…

    Hardback – 2018-03-13
    Routledge
    RTPI Library Series

  • Future North

    The Changing Arctic Landscapes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janike Kampevold Larsen, Peter Hemmersam

    The changing Arctic is of broad political concern and is being studied across many fields. This book investigates ongoing changes in the Arctic from a landscape perspective. It examines settlements and territories of the Barents Sea Coast, Northern Norway, the Russian Kola Peninsula, Svalbard and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge
    Landscape Architecture: History - Culture - Theory - Practice

  • Small-Scale Public Transportable and Pre-Fabricated Buildings

    Evaluating their Functional Performance, 1st Edition

    By Junjie Xi

    This book investigates the design, operation and use of contemporary transportable buildings, and explores how functional performance can be assessed in small-scale examples for public use alongside their relationship to other design elements. The research focuses on three case studies, Chengdu…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • The Empress Nurbanu and Ottoman Politics in the Sixteenth Century

    Building the Atik Valide, 1st Edition

    By Pinar Kayaalp

    Nurbanu (1525–1583) is one of the most prominent yet least studied royal women of the Ottoman dynasty. Her political and administrative career began when she was chosen as the favorite concubine of the crown prince Selim. Nurbanu’s authority increased when her son Murad was singled out as…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

  • EU Energy Relations With Russia

    Solidarity and the Rule of Law, 1st Edition

    By Umut Turksen

    This book provides a detailed analysis of the legal framework in which the energy trade between the European Union and the Russian Federation has been conducted. Using case studies of eight member states, it critically examines the EU’s ability and the duty of its Member States to conduct their…

    Hardback – 2018-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • A Reflexive Reading of Urban Space

    1st Edition

    By Mona A. Abdelwahab

    Providing a critique of the concepts attached to the representation of urban space, this ground-breaking book formulates a new theory of space, which understands the dynamic interrelations between physical and social spaces while tracing the wider urban context. It offers a new tool to approach the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-22
    Routledge
    New Directions in Planning Theory

  • Urban Regeneration in Australia

    Policies, Processes and Projects of Contemporary Urban Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristian Ruming

    Drawing together leading urban academics, this book provides the first detailed and cohesive exploration of contemporary urban regeneration in Australian cities. It explores the multiple aspects and processes of regeneration, including planning policy (strategic and regulatory), development…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge

  • Bicycle Urbanism

    Reimagining Bicycle Friendly Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Berney

    Over recent decades, bicycling has received renewed interest as a means of improving transportation through crowded cities, improving personal health, and reducing environmental impacts associated with travel. Much of the discussion surrounding cycling has focused on bicycle facility design—how to…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • Creative Ageing Cities

    Place Design with Older People in Asian Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keng Hua Chong, Mihye Cho

    Ageing population and rapid urbanisation are the two major demographic shifts in today’s world. Architectural designs and urban policies have to deal with issues of an ever larger elderly population living in the cities, especially in old urban neighbourhoods, while also taking into consideration…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Hellenomania

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katherine Harloe, Nicoletta Momigliano, Alexandre Farnoux

    Hellenomania, the second volume in the MANIA series, presents a wide-ranging, multi-disciplinary exploration of the modern reception of ancient Greek material culture in cultural practices ranging from literature to architecture, stage and costume design, painting, sculpture, cinema, and the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08
    Routledge
    British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies

  • Housing in Post-Growth Society

    Japan on the Edge of Social Transition, 1st Edition

    By Yosuke Hirayama, Misa Izuhara

    In a globalising world, many mature economies share post-growth characteristics such as low economic growth, low fertility, declining and ageing of the population and increasing social stratification. Japan stands at the forefront of such social change in the East Asian region as well as in the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    Explorations in Housing Studies

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