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In Semester One, academic year 2021/2022 we successfully processed 126 requests from 44 students (14 PGR, 13 PGT and 17 UGT) in SAPL, totalling just over £7,500. This is what we bought :
Alden B. Dow: Midwestern Modern Applied urban ecology: a global framework Architects and Firms: A Sociological Perspective on Architectural Practice Architecture and its interpretation: A study of expressive systems in architecture Architecture of Modern China Building A Revolution: Chinese Architecture Since 1980 Building Materials: Material Theory and the Architectural Specification Circular Cities: A revolution in urban sustainability Climate Change Denial: Heads in the Sand Contemplating Historical Consciousness: Notes from the Field Crime, Bodies and Space Towards an Ethical Approach to Urban Policies in the Information Age Cultures @ Silicon Valley Dark Ecology:For a Logic of Future Coexistence Design Anthropology: Theory and Practice Design as Politics Design with Scrap Design, control, predict Logistical Governance in the Smart City Designing Smart Objects in Everyday Life: Intelligences, Agencies, Ecologies Designs on History The Architect as Physical Historian Development Through Bricolage: Rethinking Institutions for Natural Resource Management Digital Participatory Planning: Citizen Engagement, Democracy, and Design (print and ebook requested) Dreamstreets: A Journey Through Britain’s Village Utopias El mito de la cruzada de Franco/The Myth of Franco’s Crusade Exploring Strategy, Text and Cases Feminist Practices Interdisciplinary Approaches to Women in Architecture Formgiving Fragments of the City Making and Remaking Urban Worlds GO BIG: How To Fix Our World Handbook of Tyranny Heritage at the Interface: Interpretation and Identity Hybrid Modernities: Architecture and Representation at the 1931 Colonial Exposition, Paris Jürgen Habermas Kulturpalast Dresden La cruzada de 1936 / The Crusade of 1936: Mito y memoria / Myth and Memory Living in motion : design and architecture for flexible dwelling Lost Lines: North Eastern Managing Construction Projects: an information processing approach / 2nd Managing the Professional Practice in the Built Environment Managing the Professional Service Firm Man’s War Against Nature: Penguin Green Ideas Marx’s Ecology: Materialism and nature Memories & Mementoes of Sunderland Through Time More mobile : portable architecture for today Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Narrative Architecture: A Kynical Manifesto New Directions in Radical Cartography New Portable Architecture: Designing Mobile & Temporary Structures Nomadic Homes. Architecture on the move Nomadic living : relocatable residences Norman Foster: Works 4 North Eastern Branch Lines Past and Present On the Political On the Pragmatics of Social Interaction Once upon a china Paint Your Town Red: How Preston Took Back Control and Your Town Can Too Paris primitive: Jaques Chirac’s museum on the Quai Branly People and Culture in Construction Play in animal and humans Railscenes Around Sunderland Railway Stations of the North East Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-Wild World Reading by the Colors: Overcoming Dyslexia and Other Reading Disabilities Through the Irlen Method Reflections: Building the new MFA Regional Cultures, Economies, and Creativity Innovating Through Place in Australia and Beyond Regional Tramways: Yorkshire and North East of England Rethinking Global Modernism Architectural Historiography and the Postcolonial Riders on the Storm: The Climate Crisis and the Survival of Being Routledge International Handbook of Green Criminology/2nd Ed Ruins and Fragments: Tales of Loss and Rediscovery Secret Sunderland See inside All Art is Ecological Sergei Tchoban: Architecture Drawings Sergei Tchoban: Lines and Volumes: Encounters with the Architect, Artist, Collector and Museum Founder Sibyl Moholy-Nagy Slaughterhouse: Chicago’s Union Stock Yard and the World It Made Social Urbanism and the Politics of Violence: The Medellín Miracle Social Urbanism Reframing Spatial Design through our Collective Culture Reframing Spatial Design Discourses from Latin America Social Value in Construction St.Peter’s Riverside Sculpture Project: A Long Term Artist in Residence Scheme in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear Steam and Speed: Railways of Tyne and Wear from the Earliest Days Strayed Homes: Cultural Histories of the Domestic in Public. Structural Packaging: Design your own Boxes and 3D Forms Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream Such Places as Memory: Poems 1953-1996 Sunderland : building a city Sunderland in 50 Buildings Sunderland in old photographs Sunderland Through Time Sunderland, Industrial Giant: Recollections of Working Life Talking and Writing The Architecture of ruins : designs on the past, present and future The Architecture of Sunderland The civic city in a nomadic world The Future of the Corpse: Changing Ecologies of Death and Disposition The Historiography of Persian Architecture The history of the town and port of Sunderland, and the parishes of Bishopwearmouth and Monkwearmouth The Hubble Legacy: 30 Years of Discoveries and Images The Misguided Search for the Political The new nomads : temporary spaces and a life on the move The Production of Heritage The Politicisation of Architectural Conservation The Return of Inequality Social Change and the Weight of the Past The Re-Use of Urban Ruins Atmospheric Inquiries of the City The Routledge Companion to Games in Architecture and Urban Planning The Routledge Companion to Women in Architecture The Scope of Total Architecture The Secret Life of the Modern House: The Evolution of the Way We Live Now The Siege Of The Alcazar The Songyang Story: Architectural Acupuncture as Driver for Rural Revitalisation in China The Sunderland Cottage: A History of Wearside’s ‘Little Palaces’ The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy The Wood Age: How one material shaped the whole of human history The World We Once Lived In Theoretical anxiety and design strategies : in the work of eight contemporary architects Things We Could Design For More Than Human-Centered Worlds This Can’t Be Happening This Is Not Normal The Collapse of Liberal Britain Tomorrow’s Timber: Towards the next building revolution Too Blessed to be Depressed – Crimson Architectural Historians 1994 – 2001 Unbuilt Radical Visions of a Future That Never Arrived Urban Informalities Reflections on the Formal and Informal Urban Wildscapes Water: A Biography WiMBY! Hoogvilet: The Future, Past and Present of a Satellite Town Women architects in the modern movement Women’s Places Architecture and Design 1860-1960