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Harrison, A L (2012) Architectural theories of the environment: post-human territory. London: Routledge.

Architectural theories of the environment: post-human territory. By Ariane Lourie Harrison, Routledge, London, 2012. 336 pp, ISBN 978-0-415-50619-9, £29.99 (pb) Click to buy this book from the Construction Management bookstore Publisher’s description: As architects and designers, we struggle to reconcile … Continue reading

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5th International Conference on Competitions on the Conditions for Architect-Client Interactions

13-15 February 2014, Delft, Netherlands Contact: competitions2014@gmail.com

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Verderber, S (2010) Innovations in hospital architecture. London: Routledge

Innovations in hospital architecture By Stephen Verderber, Routledge, London, 2010. ISBN 978-0-415-77795-7, £42.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: This indispensable reference book captures key recent developments in the rapidly evolving field of sustainable hospital architecture. Today’s architects must provide hospitals which enable … Continue reading

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Sarkisian, M P (2011) Designing tall buildings: structure as architecture. New York, NY: Routledge

Designing tall buildings: structure as architecture By Mark P Sarkisian, Routledge, New York, NY, 2011. 210 pp, ISBN 978-0-4158-9479-1, £95.00 (hb) Publisher’s description: The first of its kind, Designing Tall Buildings is an accessible reference that guides you through the … Continue reading

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Charlesworth, E and Adams, R (Eds) (2011) The EcoEdge: urgent design challenges in building sustainable cities. London: Routledge

The EcoEdge: urgent design challenges in building sustainable cities. Edited by Esther Charlesworth and Rob Adams, Routledge, London, 2011. 200pp, ISBN 978-0-415-57248-4, £29.99 (pb) Presenting diverse case studies of contemporary sustainable urban practice from Europe, Africa, India, South America, the … Continue reading

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Dade-Robertson, M (2011) The architecture of information: architecture,interaction design and the patterning of digital information. London: Routledge

The architecture of information: architecture,interaction design and the patterning of digital information. By Martyn Dade-Robertson, Routledge, London, 2011. 178pp, ISBN 978-0-415-56184-6, £29.99 (pb) This book looks at relationships between the organisation of physical objects in space and the organisation of ideas. … Continue reading

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Awan, N, Schneider, T and Till, J (2011) Spatial agency: other ways of doing architecture. London: Routledge

Spatial agency: other ways of doing architecture. By Nishat Awan, Tatjana Schneider and Jeremy Till, Routledge, London, 2011. 224pp, ISBN 978-0-415-57193-7, £24.99 (pb) This book offers the first comprehensive overview of alternative approaches to architectural practice. At a time when many … Continue reading

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Ballantyne, A and Smith, C (Eds) (2011) Architecture in the space of flows. London: Routledge

Architecture in the space of flows. Edited by Andrew Ballantyne and Christopher Smith, Routledge, London, 2011. 242pp, ISBN 978-0-415-58542-2, £29.99 (pb) Traditionally, architecture has been preoccupied with the resolution of form. That concern helps to make photogenic buildings, which have received … Continue reading

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Taylor, W M and Levine, M P (2011) Prospects for an ethics of architecture. London: Routledge

Prospects for an ethics of architecture. By William M. Taylor and Michael P. Levine, Routledge, London, 2011. 222pp, ISBN 978-0-415-58972-7, £29.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: Bringing together the reflections of an architectural theorist and a philosopher, this book encourages philosophers and architects, … Continue reading

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Ryan, C (2011) Traditional construction for a sustainable future. London: Spon Press

Traditional construction for a sustainable future. By Carole Ryan, Spon Press, London, 2011. 374pp, ISBN 978-0-415-46757-5, £29.99 (pb) Since the spread of classical design and construction amongst the upper echolons of British society in the late seventeenth century, traditional construction methods … Continue reading

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