Architecture: Products

  • Understanding Architecture Through Drawing book cover

    Understanding Architecture Through Drawing

    2nd Edition

    By Brian Edwards

    This second edition is fully revised and updated and includes new chapters on sustainability, history and archaeology, designing through drawing and drawing in architectural practice. The book introduces design and graphic techniques aimed to help designers increase their understanding of buildings…

    Paperback – 2008-09-05
    Taylor & Francis

  • The Global Architect: Firms, Fame and Urban Form book cover

    The Global Architect

    Firms, Fame and Urban Form, 1st Edition

    By Donald McNeill

    The Global Architect explores the increasing significance of globalization processes on urban change, architectural practice and the built environment. In what is primarily a critical sociological overview of the current global architectural industry, Donald McNeill covers the "star system" of…

    Paperback – 2008-08-05
    Routledge
    Cultural Spaces

  • Dynamic Digital Representations in Architecture: Visions in Motion book cover

    Dynamic Digital Representations in Architecture

    Visions in Motion, 1st Edition

    By Imdat As, Daniel Schodek

    Graphic communication in architecture has made a dramatic shift from traditional drafting practices to dynamic and hyper-medial representations. This book provides a concise and practical introduction to new ways of architectural representation. It conveys principles and guidelines for producing…

    Paperback – 2008-07-07
    Taylor & Francis

  • Cladding of Buildings book cover

    Cladding of Buildings

    4th Edition

    By Alan J. Brookes, Alan J. Brookes, Maarten Meijs

    This key text addresses the topic of lightweight claddings in buildings and is a useful guide and reference resource. Written by well-known specialists in the field, this fourth edition of an established text has been revised throughout to incorporate the latest environmental issues, the use…

    Paperback – 2008-02-14
    Taylor & Francis

  • Atlas of Vernacular Architecture of the World book cover

    Atlas of Vernacular Architecture of the World

    1st Edition

    By Marcel Vellinga, Paul Oliver, Alexander Bridge

    The first world atlas ever compiled on vernacular architecture, this comprehensive work illustrates the variety and ingenuity of the world’s vernacular building traditions from a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural and comparative approach, using over sixty world and regional maps. Mapping such…

    Hardback – 2008-01-10
    Routledge

  • Innovative Surface Structures: Technologies and Applications book cover

    Innovative Surface Structures

    Technologies and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Martin Bechthold

    The book focuses on the recent innovations in computational techniques, material and digital fabrication technology that are revolutionizing the design, analysis and construction of surface structures. Powerful analysis tools now enable the accurate prediction of structural behaviour and…

    Paperback – 2008-01-10
    Taylor & Francis

  • Cedric Price: Potteries Thinkbelt: SuperCrit #1 book cover

    Cedric Price: Potteries Thinkbelt

    SuperCrit #1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kester Rattenbury, Samantha Hardingham

    The Supercrit series revisits some of the most influential architectural projects of the recent past and examines their impact on the way we think and design today. Based on live studio debates between protagonists and critics, the books describe, explore and criticise these major projects. This…

    Paperback – 2007-12-24
    Routledge
    Supercrit

  • Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown: Learning from Las Vegas: SuperCrit #2 book cover

    Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown: Learning from Las Vegas

    SuperCrit #2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kester Rattenbury, Samantha Hardingham

    The Supercrit series revisits some of the most influential architectural projects of the recent past and examines their impact on the way we think and design today. Based on live studio debates between protagonists and critics, the books describe, explore and criticise these major projects. This&…

    Paperback – 2007-12-24
    Routledge
    Supercrit

  • On Altering Architecture book cover

    On Altering Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Fred Scott

    Bringing together interior design and architectural theory, this exciting text looks at the common practices of building alteration, reconsidering established ideas and methods, to initiate the creation of a theory of the interior or interventional design. Fred Scott examines in-depth case studies…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Routledge

  • Materials, Specification and Detailing: Foundations of Building Design book cover

    Materials, Specification and Detailing

    Foundations of Building Design, 1st Edition

    By Norman Wienand

    Continuing in the holistic philosophy of the Technologies of Architecture series, this volume examines the various layers of knowledge, skills and mechanisms that make up the many approaches to the essential function of technical design in the creation of successful buildings. Well-illustrated…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Taylor & Francis
    Technologies of Architecture

  • Doorway book cover

    Doorway

    1st Edition

    By Simon Unwin

    Though we may take them for granted, doorways impinge on our lives in many ways. Their powers are even richer and more varied than those of the wall. They can change the ways we behave, and alter how we see our surroundings. They challenge us and protect our territories. They punctuate our…

    Paperback – 2007-12-06
    Routledge

  • To Scale: One Hundred Urban Plans book cover

    To Scale

    One Hundred Urban Plans, 1st Edition

    By Eric Jenkins

    How big is Moscow’s Red Square in comparison to Tiananmen Square? Why are there fewer public squares in Japan than in Italy? What lessons might be found in the plan of Savannah, Georgia’s historic district?  To Scale is a collection of plans of urban spaces drawn at the same scale to help…

    Paperback – 2007-11-15
    Routledge

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