Built Environment Products

  • The Circular Economy in Europe

    Critical Perspectives on Policies and Imaginaries, 1st Edition

    By Zora Kovacic, Roger Strand, Thomas Völker

    The Circular Economy in Europe presents an overview and a critical discussion on how circularity is conceived, imagined and enacted in current EU policy-making. In 2013, the idea of a circular economy entered the stage of European policy-making in the efforts to reconcile environmental and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Sustainability and Governance

  • The Geography of Mobility, Wellbeing and Development in China

    Understanding Transformations Through Big Data, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wenjie Wu, Yiming Wang

    Big data is increasingly regarded as a new approach for understanding urban informatics and complex systems. Today, there is unprecedented data availability, with detailed remote-sensed data on the built environment, and rich mineable web-based sources in the form of social media, web mapping,…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • The Production of Heritage

    The Politicisation of Architectural Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Alan Chandler, Michela Pace

    In this important book, the authors unpack the theoretical and practical issues around the development of heritage sites, critically dissecting key conservation benchmarks such as the ICOMOS guidelines, BS 7913 and the RIBA Conservation Plan of Work to reveal the mechanics of heritage guidance, its…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge

  • U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century

    From Disaster to Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin, Susan L. Cutter

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe explores a critical issue in American public policy: Are the current public sector emergency management systems sufficient to handle future disasters given the environmental and social changes underway? In this timely book,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-12 
    Routledge

  • From Idea to Site (missing jacket)

    A project guide to creating better landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Claire Thirlwall

    From Idea to Site explores how to improve the working practices of landscape architects and therefore the quality of the design and management of our external environment. Based around the life of a project, this book puts innovation and technology at the forefront: looking at how they are changing…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Architectural Acoustics

    A guide to integrated thinking, 1st Edition

    By Raj Patel

    This book is an authoritative but uniquely accessible and highly illustrated guide to good acoustic design practice for architects, interior designers and acoustic professionals. It provides a user-friendly introduction to architectural acoustics and acoustics technology where the market is crowded…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Urban Schools

    Designing for High Density, 1st Edition

    By Helen Taylor, Sharon Wright

    When space is tight how can a city provide the best education experience for children? Is a multi-storey school really a poor option? Can high-quality play opportunities be provided without playgrounds?  This book explores the design of schools in urban settings, the increased challenges in…

    Hardback – 2020-01-02 
    RIBA Publishing

  • The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes of the Asia-Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kapila Silva

    The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes in Asia-Pacific sheds light onto the balancing act of urban heritage management, focusing specifically on the Asia-Pacific regions in which this challenge is imminent and in need of effective solutions. Urban heritage, while being threatened…

    Hardback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • RIBA Job Book

    10th Edition

    By Nigel Ostime

    The RIBA Job Book is the Royal Institute of British Architects' long-established and recognised standard reference for running architectural projects and administering construction contracts. This new edition fully reflects the RIBA Plan of Work 2019 and contemporary working practice, providing a…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Future Healthcare Design

    1st Edition

    By Sumita Singha

    This book describes how architects can design better healthcare buildings for a rapidly changing context and climate. Innovation in the design of healthcare estates is essential to the sustainability of our health services. Design thinking in this field is being influenced by a range of factors,…

    Hardback – 2020-01-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Smart Buildings

    Technology and the Design of the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    By Ron Bakker

    How is technology shaping our built environment and changing the practice of architecture? This book explores how buildings and spaces are designed, built, used, and better understood through technology. A practical guide to technical advances including Internet of Things (IoT), 3D printing,…

    Hardback – 2020-01-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Underground Urbanism

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Reynolds

    Have you ever wondered what lies beneath the streets of your city? Do you picture, in isolation, a series of train tunnels and pipes? Or perhaps the foundations of tall buildings that lay scattered, like icebergs, beneath the surface? As our cities grow up, out, and down, it is time we better…

    Paperback – 2019-12-31 
    Routledge

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