Environment & Theory Products

  • Ecology and the Architectural Imagination

    1st Edition

    By Brook Muller

    By including ecological concerns in the design process from the outset, architecture can enhance life. Author Brook Muller understands how a designer’s predispositions and poetic judgement in dealing with complex and dynamic ecological systems impact the "greenness" of built outcomes. Ecology and…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
    Routledge

  • Landscape and the Ideology of Nature in Exurbia

    Green Sprawl, 1st Edition

    Edited by K. Valentine Cadieux, Laura Taylor

    This book explores the role of the ideology of nature in producing urban and exurban sprawl. It examines the ironies of residential development on the metropolitan fringe, where the search for “nature” brings residents deeper into the world from which they are imagining their escape—of Federal…

    Paperback – 2013-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Landscape, Environment and Technology in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Emily Brownell

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2013-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge African Studies

  • Effective Risk Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Arvai, Louie Rivers III

    There are two questions often asked of risk communication: what has been learned from past work, and what is needed to push the field forward? Drawing on the experience of leading risk researchers and practitioners, Effective Risk Communication focuses on answering these questions. The book draws…

    Paperback – 2013-08-13
    Routledge
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Questioning Architectural Judgment

    The Problem of Codes in the United States, 1st Edition

    By Steven A. Moore, Barbara B. Wilson

    The book shines light on the problem of judgment, particularly in the realm of architectural "technics" and the codes that regulate it. The struggle to define "sustainability," and thus judge architecture through such lenses, is but one dimension of the contemporary problem of judgment. By…

    Paperback – 2013-07-26
    Routledge

  • Emergence in Landscape Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Rod Barnett

    All landscapes are complex systems which are continually changing as a result of relatively simple interactions.  This condition of adaption and evolution is called emergence.  Related to chaos theory and self-organising systems, emergence highlights the ever changing and developing urban…

    Paperback – 2013-03-08
    Routledge

  • Engaging with Climate Change

    Psychoanalytic and Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sally Weintrobe

    How can we help and support people to face climate change? Engaging with Climate Change is one of the first books to explore in depth what climate change actually means to people. It brings members of a wide range of different disciplines in the social sciences together in discussion and to…

    Paperback – 2012-09-20
    Routledge
    The New Library of Psychoanalysis 'Beyond the Couch' Series

  • Psychoanalysis and Ecology at the Edge of Chaos

    Complexity Theory, Deleuze,Guattari and Psychoanalysis for a Climate in Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Dodds

    This book argues that psychoanalysis has a unique role to play in the climate change debate through its placing emphasis on the unconscious dimensions of our mental and social lives. Exploring contributions from Freudian, Kleinian, Object Relations, Self Psychology, Jungian, and Lacanian traditions…

    Paperback – 2011-07-25
    Routledge

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