Architecture: Products

  • The Urban Block: A Guide for Urban Designers, Architects and Town Planners book cover

    The Urban Block

    A Guide for Urban Designers, Architects and Town Planners, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Tarbatt, Chloe Street Tarbatt

    The block is no more than the land and building area defined by streets. It is the nature of the interface between the two, which has a critical impact on the quality of the spaces between those buildings. The importance of the block to city life is well rehearsed, and in any case, we seldom find…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • 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.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    CRC Press

  • Efficient Comfort Conditioning: The Heating And Cooling Of Buildings book cover

    Efficient Comfort Conditioning

    The Heating And Cooling Of Buildings, 1st Edition

    By Walter G Berl

    This timely study deals with the heating and cooling of buildings using innovative systems that can reduce fossil fuel and electric energy requirements by as much as 80 percent. It also deals with promises and problems of solar energy use for efficient comfort conditioning.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Virtual Vernacular book cover

    Virtual Vernacular

    1st Edition

    By Sarah Bonser

    This book will identify the ways architecture can be expected to convey to occupants, audience members, and players. Nonverbal ways to bring history and culture into your fictional world. I plan to help readers find relationships and patterns in visual mediums in an effort to help them build…

    Paperback – 2020-03-27 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Place Meaning and Attachment: Authenticity, Heritage and Preservation book cover

    Place Meaning and Attachment

    Authenticity, Heritage and Preservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dak Kopec, AnnaMarie Bliss

    Revolutions have gripped many countries leading to the destruction of buildings, places, and artifacts; climate change is threatening the ancestral homes for many, the growing uneven distribution of resources has made the poor vulnerable to the coercive efforts by the rich, and social uncertainty…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Ethical Design Intelligence: The Virtuous Designer book cover

    Ethical Design Intelligence

    The Virtuous Designer, 1st Edition

    By Philippe d'Anjou

    Ethical Design Intelligence: The Virtuous Designer explores the deep significance of philosophy and ethics to the practice of design. It offers designers from disciplines such as architecture, urban design, planning, landscape, interiors, and industrial design an alternative ethical framework to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • 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, the Nick Gelpi dives deep…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge

  • Digital Architecture book cover

    Digital Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Burry

    ‘Digital architecture’ is a relatively recent critical concept and encompasses all aspects of the discipline of architecture engaging with computation. It has evolved into a domain in its own right, as it were, rather than always being present from the first time architects ceded slide rule use in…

    Hardback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Architecture

  • Surfaces: Transformations of Body, Materials and Earth book cover

    Surfaces

    Transformations of Body, Materials and Earth, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Anusas, Cristián Simonetti

    In attending to surfaces, as they wrap, layer and grow within sentient bodies, material formations and cosmological sates, this volume presents a series of ten anthropological studies stretching across five continents and in observation of earthly practices of making, knowing, living and dying.…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Shadow: the architectural power of withholding light book cover

    Shadow

    the architectural power of withholding light, 1st Edition

    By Simon Unwin

    Each of these Analysing Architecture Notebooks is devoted to a particular theme in understanding the rich and varied workings of architecture. They can be thought of as addenda to the foundation volume Analysing Architecture, which first appeared in 1997 and has subsequently been enlarged in three…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Analysing Architecture Notebooks

  • Wayfinding, Consumption, and Air Terminal Design book cover

    Wayfinding, Consumption, and Air Terminal Design

    1st Edition

    By Menno Hubregtse

    This book investigates how international air terminals organize passenger movement and generate spending. It offers a new understanding of how their architecture and artworks operate visually to guide people through the space and affect their behaviour. Menno Hubregtse’s research draws upon…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

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