My basket contains:

0 items £0.00

View Basket

£40.00

Add to basket
Price in Euros €46.24
Price in USD $51.94
Select your currency
Calculated price

FREE UK Postage for online orders over £60

Terms and conditions apply

Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past

Peter Guillery and David Kroll

  • Format: Book

  • Pages: 320

  • Publisher: RIBA Publishing

  • Date Published: Mar 2017

  • Stock Code: 86033

  • ISBN: 9781859466315

  • Binding: Paperback

Average Rating:
Your Rating:
Total rating: 4.5 out of 5
Total votes: 4

Description

The problem of creating affordable, adequate housing for a growing population is not a new one. This book, aimed at anyone with a professional or personal interest in improving housing provision everywhere, aims to inspire by offering in-depth studies of London's housing past and seeks to provide sustainable solutions for the future by linking to wider contemporary historical and social contexts.

This book will influence today’s housing debates through showcasing lessons from the past and highlights examples that inform the present. The buildings assessed in these case studies will be measured in terms of their longevity, sustained popularity, livability, average densities and productivity.

The research and case studies from the book provide an invaluable resource for academics of architecture, urban design, sociology, history and geography as well as professionals, policy makers and journalists.

The foreword is by Owen Hatherley and the preface by Andrew Saint, with introductory chapters by Peter Guillery and David Kroll.

Contributors:

  • Ben Campkin
  • Irina Davidovici
  • Richard Dennis
  • Tanis Hinchcliffe
  • Simon Hudspith
  • Simon Pepper
  • Sofie Pelsmakers
  • David Roberts
  • Colin Thom

Post a Review

You need to be logged in to post a review

Customers Who Bought This Also Bought



RIBA Domestic Building Contract 2014

RIBA Domestic Building Contract 2014

The RIBA Domestic Building Contract: for all types of non-commercial work including renovations, extensions, maintenance and new buildings (more)

£20.00

Add to basket
Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past RIBA Domestic Building Contract 2014

RIBA Domestic Building Contract 2014

RIBA Domestic Building Contract 2014

The RIBA Domestic Building Contract: for all types of non-commercial work including renovations, extensions, maintenance and new buildings (more)

£20.00

Add to basket
Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past RIBA Domestic Building Contract 2014

Social Housing: Definitions and Design ExemplarsExtract is available for this book

Social Housing: Definitions and Design Exemplars

Across Europe a new generation of practices are transforming social housing. Responding to continued high demand, changing clients and new funding... (more)

£40.00

Add to basket
Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past Social Housing: Definitions and Design Exemplars

A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect: Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect: Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

Whether for domestic or commercial, large or small projects, this RIBA guide sets out everything that a client needs to be aware of when engaging... (more)

£10.00

Add to basket
Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect: Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

JCT Minor Works Building Contract 2011: (MW)

JCT Minor Works Building Contract 2011: (MW)

**JCT 2016 Edition Available Now** The JCT Contracts 2011 edition reflects new payment legislation and makes other changes which include: A... (more)

£33.41

Add to basket
Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past JCT Minor Works Building Contract 2011: (MW)

Future CampusExtract is available for this book

Future Campus

This book aims to help architects, design teams and University clients (estates departments, and academics) in their pursuit of practical and... (more)

£40.00

Add to basket
Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past Future Campus

Recently Viewed