Architecture: Architectural Reference

  • How Designers Think book cover

    How Designers Think

    4th Edition

    By Bryan Lawson

    How Designers Think is based on Bryan Lawson's many observations of designers at work, interviews with designers and their clients and collaborators. This extended work is the culmination of forty years' research and shows the belief that we all can, and do, design, and that we can learn to design…

    Paperback – 2005-10-14

  • Architect's Pocket Book of Kitchen Design book cover

    Architect's Pocket Book of Kitchen Design

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte Baden-Powell

    As with the best-selling 'Architects Pocket Book' this title includes everyday information which the architect/designer normally has to find from a wide variety of sources and which is not always easily to hand.Focusing on kitchen design, this book is of use to the student as well as the…

    Paperback – 2005-07-27
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • Law and Practice for Architects book cover

    Law and Practice for Architects

    1st Edition

    By Robert Greenstreet, Karen Greenstreet, Brian Schermer

    Provides a framework for understanding of the legal, contractual and procedural implication of architectural practice. The book acts as a useful aide-memoire for students and practitioners based on the premise that smooth legal administration will provide the conditions under which client relations…

    Paperback – 2005-03-31

  • Practical Experience book cover

    Practical Experience

    1st Edition

    By Jane Tankard, Katerina Ruedi Ray, Jane Tankard

    The year out, or internship, in a professional practice can be the most rewarding experience in an architectural student's education. It can also be a shock to the system to find that architectural working practices are very different to architectural study. This book provides a beginner's guide to…

    Paperback – 2004-11-13

  • The Architect's Guide to Running a Practice book cover

    The Architect's Guide to Running a Practice

    1st Edition

    By David Littlefield

    This is your essential one stop shop for information on starting and running a practice. Case studies and advice from practitioners, big and small, run alongside outlines of all the key topics, to give you an insight into the problems and challenges others have faced when setting up a design…

    Paperback – 2004-10-20

  • Smart Materials and Technologies: For the Architecture and Design Professions book cover

    Smart Materials and Technologies

    For the Architecture and Design Professions, 1st Edition

    By D. Michelle Addington, Daniel Schodek

    Today, architects and designers are beginning to look toward developments in new"smart" or "intelligent" materials and technologies for solutions to long-standing problemsin building design. However, these new materials have so far been applied in a diversebut largely idiosyncratic nature, because…

    Paperback – 2004-10-16

  • Dictionary of Architectural and Building Technology book cover

    Dictionary of Architectural and Building Technology

    4th Edition

    By Henry Cowan, Peter Smith

    Edited by Henry Cowan, Peter Smith

    A comprehensive summary of the vocabulary used across the building industry, from the preparation of an architectural brief, through creative and technical design, to construction technology and facilities management. The latest edition has several substantially revised entries as well as many new…

    Paperback – 2004-06-10

  • What Designers Know book cover

    What Designers Know

    1st Edition

    By Bryan Lawson

    Each chapter deals with a different technique from which we can best represent and make explicit the forms of knowledge used by designers. The book explores whether design knowledge is special, and attempts to get to the root of where design knowledge comes from. Crucially, it focuses on how…

    Paperback – 2004-04-08

  • Tony Hunt's Second Sketchbook book cover

    Tony Hunt's Second Sketchbook

    1st Edition

    By Tony Hunt, Sir Norman Foster

    Tony Hunt's Sketchbook illustrates the connection between brain and hand in conceiving structural concepts and details as possible solutions to structures in architecture. This new edition features 100 previously unpublished sketches. These sketches illustrate alternative structural concepts, ideas…

    Paperback – 2003-06-18

  • Tony Hunt's Structures Notebook book cover

    Tony Hunt's Structures Notebook

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Hunt, Tony Hunt

    The purpose of the Structures Notebook is to explain, in the simplest possible terms, about the structure of 'things', and to demonstrate the fact that everything you see and touch, live in and use, living and man-made, has a structure which is acted upon by natural forces and reacts to these…

    Paperback – 2003-05-27

  • Architecture Design Notebook book cover

    Architecture Design Notebook

    2nd Edition

    By A Peter Fawcett, A Peter Fawcett

    Architecture Design Notebook focuses on the process of design as pragmatic and non-theoretical. Dealing systematically with the core design curriculum, it clearly demonstrates the skills required for designing at undergraduate level. Providing students with fundamental maxims of design, and a…

    Paperback – 2003-03-27

  • Universal Design book cover

    Universal Design

    1st Edition

    By Selwyn Goldsmith

    Universal Design is Selwyn Goldsmith's new authoritative design manual, the successor to his internationally acclaimed Designing for the Disabled. A clear and concise design guide for practising and student architects, it describes and illustrates the differences there are between universal design…

    Paperback – 2000-12-19

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