Architecture: Building Types

  • Innovations in Hospice Architecture book cover

    Innovations in Hospice Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Verderber, Ben J. Refuerzo

    Providing much-needed focus on hospice projects in the context of unprecedented rates of societal ageing, this new reference book presents an overview of major recent developments in this rapidly evolving building type. The authors present an overview of the historical origins of the…

    Hardback – 2006-01-18
    Taylor & Francis

  • Reinventing the Workplace book cover

    Reinventing the Workplace

    2nd Edition

    By John Worthington

    Incorporating a diversity of practices, cultural and organization change, and new building forms, this book provides ideas, inspiration and analysis of the multitude of ways in which an office space can be designed and utilized. Updated to cope with technological advances, as well as including a…

    Paperback – 2005-12-06

  • Transportable Environments 3 book cover

    Transportable Environments 3

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Kronenburg, Filiz Klassen

    The latest volume in this popular series of books which explores the theoretical basis for temporary and transportable structures where permanence is either not possible or desirable. The book provides insight into the wide range of uses of these structures, the varied forms they take and the…

    Paperback – 2005-11-24
    Taylor & Francis

  • Courtyard Housing: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Courtyard Housing

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Edwards, Magda Sibley, Mohammad Hakmi, Peter Land

    Courtyard housing is one of the oldest forms of domestic development spanning at least 2000 years and occurring in distinctive form in many regions of the world. Traditionally associated with the Middle East where climate and culture have given shape to a particular type of courtyard housing, other…

    Hardback – 2005-09-20
    Taylor & Francis

  • Children's Spaces book cover

    Children's Spaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Dudek

    This collection of essays is concerned with the experiences children have within the supervised worlds they inhabit, as well as with architecture and landscape architecture.International examples of innovative childcare practice are illustrated together with the design processes which informed…

    Paperback – 2005-09-19

  • Accessible Housing: Quality, Disability and Design book cover

    Accessible Housing

    Quality, Disability and Design, 1st Edition

    By Rob Imrie

    Considering the interrelationships between disability and housing design with a focus on the role of policy in addressing the housing needs of disabled people, this book sets out some of the broader debates about the nature of housing, quality and design. In what ways are domestic design and…

    Paperback – 2005-09-08

  • Urban Housing Forms book cover

    Urban Housing Forms

    1st Edition

    By Jingmin Zhou, Ian Colquhoun

    Over three-quarters of the world's population live in cities where the need for affordable urban housing of good design is vital to the quality of urban living. Zhou and Colquhoun look at a wide variety of solutions to this urban design problem showing that understanding of the important design…

    Hardback – 2005-06-16

  • Introduction to Urban Housing Design book cover

    Introduction to Urban Housing Design

    1st Edition

    By Graham Towers

    This clear and concise guide is the ideal introduction to contemporary housing design for students and professionals of architecture, urban design and planning. With the increasing commitment to sustainable design and with an ever-increasing demand for houses in urban areas, housing design has…

    Paperback – 2005-04-18

  • The Modern Airport Terminal: New Approaches to Airport Architecture book cover

    The Modern Airport Terminal

    New Approaches to Airport Architecture, 2nd Edition

    By Brian Edwards

    This comprehensive guide to the planning and design of airport terminals and their facilities covers all types of airport terminal found around the world and highlights the environmental and technical issues that the designer has to address. Contemporary examples are critically reviewed through a…

    Hardback – 2005-02-15
    Taylor & Francis

  • Transport Terminals and Modal Interchanges book cover

    Transport Terminals and Modal Interchanges

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Blow

    This is the first book to review a trend in transport systems which has only recently come of age: the multi-modal interchange. Separate modes of transport are being linked through 'joined-up thinking', and transport designers and authorities are only now able to exploit interchange opportunities.…

    Paperback – 2005-01-21

  • Front to Back book cover

    Front to Back

    1st Edition

    By Sally Lewis

    FRONT TO BACK sees urban housing as places to live rather than individual buildings. Using a unique design agenda it provides a step by step approach to achieving quality urban living.…

    Paperback – 2004-11-30

  • Laboratory Design Guide book cover

    Laboratory Design Guide

    3rd Edition

    By Brian Griffin

    Laboratory Design Guide 3rd edition is a complete guide to the complex process of laboratory design and construction. With practical advice and detailedexamples, it is an indispensable reference for anyone involved in building or renovating laboratories.In this working manual Brian Griffin explains…

    Paperback – 2004-08-18

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