Built Environment Products

  • Peatlands

    Ecology, Conservation and Heritage, 1st Edition

    By Ian D. Rotherham

    This book provides an introduction to peatlands for the non-specialist student reader and those concerned about environmental protection. Peat is formed when vegetation partially decays in a waterlogged environment and occurs extensively throughout both temperate and tropical regions. Interest in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Narrative Environments and Experience Design

    Space as a Medium of Communication, 1st Edition

    By Tricia Austin

    This book argues narrative, people and place are inseparable and pursues the consequences of this insight through the design of narrative environments. This a new and distinct area of practice that weaves together and extends narrative theory, spatial theory and design theory. Examples of narrative…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • Construction Project Manager’s Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    The second edition of the Construction Project Manager’s Pocket Book maintains its coverage of a broad range of project management skills, from technical expertise to leadership, negotiation, team building and communication. However, this new edition has been updated to include: Revisions to the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Landscape Grading

    A Study Guide for the LARE, 2nd Edition

    By Valerie Aymer

    For every element that we design in the landscape, there is a corresponding grading concept, and how these concepts are drawn together is what creates a site grading plan. This study guide explores these concepts in detail to help you learn how to grade with confidence in preparation for the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Practical Handbook of Thematic Cartography

    Principles, Methods, and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Nicolas Lambert, Christine Zanin

    Maps are tools used to understand space, discover territories, communicate information, and explain the results of geographical analysis. This practical handbook is about thematic cartography. With more than 120 colorful extraordinary illustrations, numerous boxed texts, definitions and helpful…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    CRC Press

  • Optimizing Project Management

    1st Edition

    By Te Wu

    SHELVING GUIDE: Project Management This hands-on guide is written for project managers seeking to find an optimized way of performing project management. It provides answers to such critical questions as: Why should an organization apply project management? What is the value of project…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Engendering Cities

    Designing Sustainable Urban Spaces for All, 1st Edition

    Edited by Inés Sánchez de Madariaga, Michael Neuman

    Engendering Cities examines the contemporary research, policy and practice of designing for gender in urban spaces. Gender matters in city design, yet despite legislative mandates across the globe to provide equal access to services for men and women alike, these issues are still often overlooked…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Roman Architecture

    2nd Edition

    By Frank Sear

    In this fully updated new edition, Frank Sear offers a thorough overview of the history of architecture in the Roman Empire. Arranged logically in six historical sections interspersed with material on Roman architects and their techniques, the building types found in Roman cities and the different…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Law and the New Urban Agenda

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nestor M. Davidson, Geeta Tewari

    The New Urban Agenda (NUA), adopted in 2016 at the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) in Quito, Ecuador, represents a globally shared understanding of the vital link between urbanization and a sustainable future. At the heart of this new vision…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Resilience of Critical Infrastructure Systems

    Emerging Developments and Future Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zhishen Wu, Xilin Lu, Mohammad Noori

    With rapid urbanization in developing countries and the emergence of smart systems and integrated intelligent devices, the new generation of infrastructure will be smarter and more efficient. However, due to natural and anthropomorphic hazards, as well as the adverse impact of climate change, civil…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Sprinklers and Smoke Management in Enclosures

    1st Edition

    By Essam E. Khalil, Dalia E.E. Khalil

    This book addresses smoke management in enclosures. It provides a platform for understanding the principles of smoke propagation and spread, heat release rate, and effect of sprinklers on suppression. Considering how the sprinkler system has become a vital part of the firefighting systems in…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Deeper City

    Collective Intelligence and the Pathways from Smart to Wise, 1st Edition

    By Joe Ravetz

    Deeper City is the first major application of new thinking on ‘deeper complexity’, applied to grand challenges such as runaway urbanization, climate change, and rising inequality. The author provides a new framework for the collective intelligence – the capacity for learning and synergy – in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-14 
    Routledge

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