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Globalization

Kim Dovey

Kim Dovey is an architectural critic and Professor of Architecture and Urban Design at the University of Melbourne, Australia, where he has served as Associate Dean, Head of Urban Design and Head of Architecture. He has worked with government, industry and community groups and has written and broadcast widely in the mass media. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Urban Design Thinking : A Conceptual Toolkit

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Globalization, in the most general sense, is the long slow movement towards an understanding of our planet as a whole system with an integrated ecology and economy. While there is legitimate resistance to existing forms of global capitalism...

What Is an Eco-City?

Austin Williams

Austin Williams is Associate Professor of Architecture at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University in China and Director of the Future Cities Project. He is the China correspondent for The Architectural Review and has written for a wide range of magazines and newspapers, from The Economist to the London Review of Books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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China’s Urban Revolution : Understanding Chinese Eco-Cities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Traveling the 65 km from the center of bustling Beijing, past the 6th Ring Road, is a rather slow experience. My taxi sped or, rather, trundled through industrial suburbia past pagodas and pylons, chimneys and cooling towers until all...

Green offices in emerging economies

Brian W. Edwards

Brian Edwards is Emeritus Professor of Architecture at ECA, part of Edinburgh University, and was Associate Professor of Sustainable Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Design and Conservation from 2008 to 2011. An architect by training, he has worked for various architectural practices in the UK and Canada, including RMJM. His Ph.D. is from the Mackintosh School of Architecture and he has an MSc in Environmental Conservation from Heriot-Watt University. Professor Edwards is the author of twenty books and many journal articles on topics from building types, urbanism and sustainable design. He was awarded the CIOB Gold Medal in 2001 for his co-authored book ‘Sustainable Housing’. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Emanuele Naboni

Emanuele Naboni is Associate Professor of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Design and Conservation specializing in sustainable design and the theory and practice of environmental modelling. He trained as an architect at Milan Polytechnic where he obtained his Ph.D. He has been a researcher at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and worked for a time on green projects in SOM’s office in San Francisco. He is a LEED Accredited Professional. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Green Buildings Pay : Design, productivity and ecology

Routledge, 2013

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‘Eco-Cities’

Lucy Bullivant

Lucy Bullivant PhD Hon FRIBA is Adjunct Professor of history and theory of urban design at Syracuse University, consultant, architecture curator, internationally published author and critic and the founder and Editor-in-chief of Urbanista.org. She has a PhD by Prior Output from CASS London Met (‘From Masterplanning to Adaptive Planning: understanding the contemporary tools and processes for civic urban order’) and was Heinz Curator of Architecture, Royal Academy of Arts, London, in the early 1990s before curating a number of highly successful exhibitions for institutions including Vitra Design Museum, the Milan Triennale, the British Council and Roca London Gallery. She is the author of New Arcadians, Responsive Environments, 4dsocial, 4dspace and Anglo Files: UK Architecture’s Rising Generation and the co-author with Thomas Ermacora of Recoded City: Co-creating urban futures (Routledge, 2015). Lucy is an international correspondent to Domus, Platform, The Plan, Volume and Indesign.  Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Masterplanning Futures

Routledge, 2012

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Reiser + Umemoto

Performalism : Form and Performance in Digital Architecture

Routledge, 2012

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Eisenman Architects

Performalism : Form and Performance in Digital Architecture

Routledge, 2012

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International work by architects

Richard Dyton

Richard Dyton, LLB, MSc, AKC – Solicitor, Partner at Simmons & Simmons; specialist advice to architects and engineers; negotiation and conclusion of international commercial agreements; author of Eurolegislation in Building Maintenance and Preservation (2nd edn) and EC Legislation Affecting the Practice of UK Architects and Engineers. Winner: Legal Business Construction Law Team of the Year: CTRL. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Architect’s Legal Handbook : The Law for Architects

Architectural Press, 2006

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A gamut of learning types

Tim Campbell

Tim Campbell has worked for more than 35 years in urban development with experience in scores of countries and hundreds of cities in Latin America, South and East Asia, Eastern Europe, and Africa. His areas of expertise include strategic urban planning, city development strategies, decentralization, urban policy, and social and poverty impact of urban development. He is chairman of the Urban Age Institute, which fosters leadership and innovation between and among cities in areas of strategic urban planning, urban policy and management, sustainable environmental planning, and poverty reduction. Campbell retired from the World Bank in December 2005 after more than 17 years working in various capacities in the urban sector. Before joining the Bank, he worked for over 13 years as a private consultant and university professor. His consulting clients included private sector firms, governments, and international organizations. He taught at Stanford University and the University of California at Berkeley. He lived in rural and small town Costa Rica for two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beyond Smart Cities : How Cities Network, Learn and Innovate

Earthscan, 2012

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The New New

Tom Verebes

Tom Verebes is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and tenured Professor in the School of Architecture & Design at New York Institute of Technology (NYIT). He is also the Director of his practice, OCEAN CN, based in Hong Kong. He has been the director of the AA Visiting School Shanghai (2007–2018), and AA Visiting School in Shenzhen (2018). His former roles include Provost of Turenscape Academy (Beijing; Huangshan, Anhui Province), Associate Dean for Teaching & Learning (2011–2014) and Associate Professor at the University of Hong Kong (2009–2016), Co-Director of the Design Research Lab at the AA in London, where he had taught from 1996 to 2009, and Guest Professor at Akademie der Buildenden Künste (ABK), Stuttgart (2004–2006). Recent visiting roles include Visiting Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Professor of Practice at RPI, Visiting Critic at Syracuse University, RMIT, Singapore University of Technology & Design, and the University of Tokyo. Among over 150 publications, he has published Masterplanning the Adaptive City: Computational Urbanism in the Twenty-first Century (Routledge, 2013), a guest-edited issue of Architectural Design entitled “Mass Customised Cities” (2015), and Shanghai Ten Folio (ORO, 2017). Verebes’ work has been exhibited in over 50 venues worldwide, and he has lectured extensively in Asia, Europe, North America, Africa, and the Middle East. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Masterplanning the Adaptive City : Computational Urbanism in the Twenty-First Century

Routledge, 2014

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Sustainable Cities: Oxymoron or the Shape of the Future?

Annissa Alusi

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Annissa Alusi is an undergraduate at Harvard College, concentrating in Environmental Sciences and Engineering. She is currently a research assistant for Professors Amy Edmondson and Robert Eccles at Harvard Business School, focusing on the development of eco-cities. Annissa is interested in business and technology, particularly as related to sustainable urbanization and alternative energy sources. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert G. Eccles

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Robert G. Eccles is Professor of Management Practice at the Harvard Business School. His research interests are sustainable urbanization, integrated reporting, and professional service firms. Recent publications include One Report: Integrated Reporting for a Sustainable Strategy (with Michael P. Krzus) (John Wiley   Sons, 2010) and “Integrated Reporting in the Cloud” (with Kyle Armbrester) for IESE Insight (2011; 8: 13–20). He is a member of the board of directors of Living PlanIT. Robert received his AM and PhD in Sociology from Harvard University and an SB in Mathematics and SB in Humanities and Social Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Amy C. Edmondson

Amy C. Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School. Her research examines leadership, learning, and innovation in industries where multidisciplinary collaboration is essential. Before her academic career, Amy was Chief Engineer for Buckminster Fuller and is the author of A Fuller Explanation: The Synergetic Geometry of R. Buckminster Fuller (Birkhäuser Boston, 1987). She received her PhD in Organizational Behavior, AM in Psychology, and AB in Engineering and Design from Harvard University Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Tiona Zuzul

Tiona Zuzul is a doctoral candidate in the strategy department at Harvard Business School. Her research examines the goals, strategies, and business models of organizations involved in sustainable urbanization. She is particularly interested in the way that different individuals and organizations collaborate to arrive at innovative solutions in this emerging context. Previously, Zuzul worked in strategy consulting, and received her AB from Harvard College and her MSc from the London School of Economics. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Infrastructure Sustainability and Design

Routledge, 2012

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