Landscape art & architecture

    The Handbook of Urban Morphology

    By Karl Kropf

    Hardback Save £5.04 = £44.96

    Conceived as a practical manual of morphological analysis, The Handbook of Urban Morphology focuses on the form, structure and evolution of human settlements from villages to metropolitan regions.

    Answers for Modern Communicators

    By Deirdre Breakenridge

    Paperback £36.41

    This book provides students and professionals with practical answers to important career and communication questions, helping them to communicate successfully in a business setting. Communication expert, Deirdre Breakenridge, examines the ways in which professionals can make the most of their careers in a fast-changing media landscape, offering advice on how...

    Landscript 5: Material Culture: Assembling and Disassembling

    Paperback £27.95

    Landscript 5 examines Material Culture in landscape architecture theory and design. Designed landscapes are temporal assemblages of extant and introduced materials, constructed and maintained through the efforts of human labor, mediated through non-human forces, and shaped by constantly changing cultural relations. Sites are bounded by property lines, yet their material...

    Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, Journeys 1967--2017

    By Rachel Adams

    Hardback £19.23

    Artists as voyagers who leave their studios to make art, including Nancy Holt, Vito Acconci, Sophie Calle, and Richard Long. Wanderlust highlights artists as voyagers who leave their studios to make art. This book and the exhibition it accompanies is the first comprehensive survey of the artist's need to roam...

    Remaking Cities: An Introduction to Urban Metrofitting

    By Tony Fry

    Paperback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    Unprecedented challenges await the future of the world's cities. Accelerating population pressure, climate change, food insecurity, poverty and geopolitical instability - in the face of such problems our current attempts at producing a sustainable agenda for the world's cities appear fragmented and inadequate. Fresh thinking is needed. In Remaking Cities,...

    Urban Waterfront Promenades

    By Elizabeth MacDonald

    Paperback Save £3.88 = £38.11

    Some cities have long-treasured waterfront promenades, many cities have recently built ones, and others have plans to create them as opportunities arise. Beyond connecting people with urban water bodies, waterfront promenades offer many social and ecological benefits. They are places for social gathering, for physical activity, for relief from the...

    Urban Being

    By Robin Renner

    Paperback Save £9.52 = £20.43

    There is a long tradition of comparing cities with organisms as they have similarities in their anatomy. In this book, through charts and maps generated from satelite images various city structures are compared across five different dimensions and their influence on the city's identity through the lived experience of the...

    Designing Cities with Children and Young People

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Designing Cities with Children and Young People focuses on promoting better outcomes in the built environment for children and young people in cities across the world. This book presents the experience of practitioners and researchers who actively advocate for and participate with children and youth in planning and designing urban...

    Art of Building a Garden City

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    The Art of Building a Garden City is a well-researched guide to the history of the garden city movement and the delivery of a new generation of communities for the 21st Century. Bringing together key findings from the TCPA's campaign work, and drawing on lessons from the first garden cities,...

    Growing Compact

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £38.37

    Growing Compact: Urban Form, Density and Sustainability explores and unravels the phenomena, links and benefits between density, compactness and the sustainability of cities. It looks at the socio-climatic implications of density and takes a more holistic approach to sustainable urbanism by understanding the correlations between the social, economic and environmental...

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