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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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Radosavljevic, M and Bennett, J (2012) Construction management strategies: a theory of construction management. London: Wiley-Blackwell

Construction management strategies: a theory of construction management By Milan Radosavljevic and John Bennett, Wiley-Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-470-65609-9, £39.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: The construction industry has become a truly global network of interconnected stakeholders making demands which require the … Continue reading

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Smith, P F (2010) Building for a changing climate: the challenge for construction, planning and energy. London: Earthscan

Building for a changing climate: the challenge for construction, planning and energy By Peter F Smith, Earthscan, London, 2010. ISBN 9781844077359, £49.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: There is now a practically universal consensus that our climate is changing rapidly, and as … Continue reading

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Hensen, J L M and Lamberts, R, (Eds.) (2011) Building performance simulation for design and operation. New York, NY: Spon Press

Building performance simulation for design and operation Edited by Jan L.M. Hensen and Roberto Lamberts, Spon Press, New York, NY, 2011. ISBN 978-0-415-47414-6, $110.00 (hb) Publisher’s description: Effective building performance simulation can reduce the environmental impact of the built environment, … 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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Book reviews published in 2007

Adamson, D M and Pollington, T (2006) Change in the construction industry: an account of the uk construction industry reform movement 1993–2003, London and New York: Routledge (Reviewed by Professor David Langford, Glasgow Caledonian University) DOI:10.1080/01446190600999071 Anumba, C J, Ugwu, … Continue reading

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Book reviews published in 2006

Anumba, C J, Ugwu, O O and Ren, Z (Eds) (2005) Agents & multi-agent systems in construction, London: Taylor & Francis. (Reviewed by Irtishad Ahmad, Florida International University) DOI:10.1080/01446190600693443 Anumba, C, Egbu, C and Carrillo, P (Eds) (2005) Knowledge management … Continue reading

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