Architecture: Professional Practice

  • Landscape Grading: A Study Guide for the LARE book cover

    Landscape Grading

    A Study Guide for the LARE, 2nd Edition

    By Valerie Aymer

    For every element that we design in the landscape, there is a corresponding grading concept, and how these concepts are drawn together is what creates a site grading plan. This study guide explores these concepts in detail to help you learn how to grade with confidence in preparation for the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Architecture and Labor book cover

    Architecture and Labor

    1st Edition

    By Peggy Deamer

    Through a collection of 13 essays, Peggy Deamer examines the profession of architecture not as an abstraction, but as an assemblage of architectural workers. What forces prevent architects from empowering ourselves to be more relevant and better rewarded? How can these forces be set aside by new…

    Paperback – 2020-04-21 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of Full-Scale Mock-Ups: From Representation to Reality book cover

    The Architecture of Full-Scale Mock-Ups

    From Representation to Reality, 1st Edition

    By Nick Gelpi

    The Architecture of Full-Scale Mock-Ups looks at the theory and contemporary practice of creating full-scale architectural mock-ups. This book serves as an introduction to the various forms of full-scale mock-ups which occur today. To broaden the definition of mock-ups, Nick Gelpi dives deep into…

    Paperback – 2020-03-20 
    Routledge

  • Making Architecture Through Being Human: A Handbook of Design Ideas book cover

    Making Architecture Through Being Human

    A Handbook of Design Ideas, 1st Edition

    By Philip D. Plowright

    Architecture can seem complicated, mysterious or even ill-defined, especially to a student being introduced to architectural ideas for the first time. One way to approach architecture is simply as the design of human environments. When we consider architecture in this way, there is a good place to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • The Architecture Portfolio Guidebook: The Essentials You Need to Succeed book cover

    The Architecture Portfolio Guidebook

    The Essentials You Need to Succeed, 1st Edition

    By Vincent Hui

    The Architecture Portfolio Guidebook shows you how to make portfolios for both academic and professional needs to provide reviewers exactly what they are looking for. In school, architecture curricula nurture the knowledge and skills to develop design work to varying levels of presentation. In the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation book cover

    Construction Superintendents

    Essential Skills for the Next Generation, 1st Edition

    By Len Holm, John E. Schaufelberger

    Construction Superintendents: Essential Skills for the Next Generation is the first college-level textbook designed to prepare you to take on a site supervisor role on a complex jobsite. The book covers the responsibilities of superintendents in relation to the jobsite project management team, the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge

  • Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools and Practice book cover

    Product Design and Sustainability

    Strategies, Tools and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jane Penty

    Whether it is the effects of climate change, the avalanche of electronic and plastic waste or the substandard living and working conditions of billions of our fellow global citizens, our ability to deal with unsustainability will define the twenty-first century. Given that most consumption is…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge

  • Which Contract?: Choosing The Appropriate Building Contract book cover

    Which Contract?

    Choosing The Appropriate Building Contract, 6th Edition

    By Sarah Lupton, Sarah Lupton

    Since the first edition published in 1989, Which Contract? Choosing the Appropriate Building Contract has been the most reliable and essential comparative analysis of the standard forms of building contract available in the UK. Which Contract? provides architects and other construction…

    Paperback – 2019-07-03
    RIBA Publishing

  • Representing Landscapes: Analogue book cover

    Representing Landscapes

    Analogue, 1st Edition

    By Nadia Amoroso

    The fourth book in Nadia Amoroso‘s Representing Landscapes series, this text focuses on traditional methods of visual representation in landscape architectural education. Building on from the previous titles in the series, which look at digital and hybrid techniques, Representing Landscapes:…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Representing Landscapes

  • The Design Student's Journey: understanding How Designers Think book cover

    The Design Student's Journey

    understanding How Designers Think, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Lawson

    Being a professional designer is one of the most intellectually rewarding careers. Learning to become a designer can be tremendous fun but it can also be frustrating and at times painful. What you have to do to become a designer is not often clearly laid out and can seem mysterious. Over the past…

    Paperback – 2018-12-18
    Routledge

  • Structure and Architecture book cover

    Structure and Architecture

    3rd Edition

    By Angus J. Macdonald

    This thoroughly updated edition of Angus J. Macdonald’s insightful book Structure and Architecture offers an in depth analysis of structural design and its relationship with architecture. It draws on clear explanations of the connections between structural form, structural performance and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of Ethics book cover

    The Architecture of Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Fisher

    Ethics is one of the most important and least understood aspects of design practice. In his latest book, Thomas Fisher shows how ethics are inherent to the making of architecture – and how architecture offers an unusual and useful way of looking at ethics. The Architecture of Ethics helps students…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
    Routledge

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