Architecture: Structure, Materials and Detailing

  • Situate, Manipulate, Fabricate: An Anthology of the Influences on Architectural Design and Production book cover

    Situate, Manipulate, Fabricate

    An Anthology of the Influences on Architectural Design and Production, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chad Schwartz

    This anthology of selected works outlines three critical instigators of architecture, all tied directly to the tectonic makeup of our built environment – place, material, and assembly. These catalysts provide the organizational framework for a collection of essays discussing their significant…

    Paperback – 2020-08-05 
    Routledge

  • Data, Matter, Design: Strategies in Computational Design book cover

    Data, Matter, Design

    Strategies in Computational Design, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Melendez, Nancy Diniz, Marcella Del Signore

    Data, Matter, Design presents a comprehensive overview of current design processes that rely on the input of data and use of computational design strategies, and their relationship to an array of physical outputs. Technological changes, through the use of computational tools and processes, have…

    Paperback – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Guide to Successful Brickwork book cover

    Guide to Successful Brickwork

    4th Edition

    By Brick Development Association

    The BDA Guide to Successful Brickwork is the definitive practical guide to obtaining successful results in brickwork construction. Written by a team of experts from the Brick Development Association, the representative group in industry for brickwork construction, this best-selling text has now…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 
    Routledge

  • Constructing Building Enclosures: Architectural History, Technology and Poetics in the Postwar Era book cover

    Constructing Building Enclosures

    Architectural History, Technology and Poetics in the Postwar Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clifton Fordham

    Constructing Building Enclosures investigates and interrogates tensions between the disciplines of architecture and engineering as they wrestled with technology and building cultures that evolved to deliver structures in the modern era. At the center of this history are inventive architects,…

    Paperback – 2020-07-13 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion for Architecture Design and Practice: Established and Emerging Trends book cover

    The Routledge Companion for Architecture Design and Practice

    Established and Emerging Trends, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mitra Kanaani, Dak Kopec

    The Routledge Companion for Architecture Design and Practice provides an overview of established and emerging trends in architecture practice. Contributions of the latest research from international experts examine external forces applied to the practice and discipline of architecture. Each chapter…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Supports: An Alternative to Mass Housing book cover

    Supports

    An Alternative to Mass Housing, 1st Edition

    By N.J. Habraken

    First translated in English ten years after its original Dutch publication in 1962, this book has inspired practitioners for generations. It’s proposal to distinguish the infill from the support - what users can individually decide in a housing process from what users share - has turned out to be…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Learning from Failure in the Design Process: Experimenting with Materials book cover

    Learning from Failure in the Design Process

    Experimenting with Materials, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Huang

    Learning from Failure in the Design Process shows you that design work builds on lessons learned from failures to help you relax your fear of making mistakes, so that you’re not paralyzed when faced with a task outside of your comfort zone. Working hands-on with building materials, such as concrete…

    Paperback – 2020-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Blurred Transparencies in Contemporary Glass Architecture: Material, Culture, and Technology book cover

    Blurred Transparencies in Contemporary Glass Architecture

    Material, Culture, and Technology, 1st Edition

    By Aki Ishida

    Blurred Transparencies in Contemporary Glass Architecture brings to light complex readings of transparent glass through close observations of six pivotal works of architecture. Written from the perspectives of a practitioner, the six essays challenge assumptions about fragility and visual…

    Paperback – 2020-04-22 
    Routledge

  • Structural Design Against Deflection book cover

    Structural Design Against Deflection

    1st Edition

    By Tianjian Ji

    Deflections tend to have more significance in modern structures, especially those that are either taller, longer or have wider spans than earlier designs. It is also necessary to provide desirable distributions of internal forces in order to achieve effective, efficient and elegant structures. This…

    Paperback – 2020-04-08 
    CRC Press

  • Chudley and Greeno's Building Construction Handbook book cover

    Chudley and Greeno's Building Construction Handbook

    12th Edition

    By Roy Chudley, Roger Greeno, Karl Kovac

    The 12th edition of Chudley and Greeno’s Building Construction Handbook remains THE authoritative reference for all construction students and professionals. The principles and processes of construction are explained with the concepts of design included where appropriate. Extensive coverage of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02
    Routledge

  • Doors: History, Repair and Conservation book cover

    Doors

    History, Repair and Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Tutton, James W.P. Campbell

    In Doors: History, Repair and Conservation, readers are guided through the function, history, development, care, repair and conservation of doors by chapter authors who are experts in their field. This book offers depth and range of detail from dating and archaeology right through to the surveying,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17
    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 – 2020-03-09
    Routledge

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