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  • Lead Designer's Handbook

    The Lead Designer and Design Management

    By Dale Sinclair

    Despite co-ordination being the principal focus of the Lead Designer’s role, there is very little written about how to undertake these duties. What tools can the Lead Designer use to address the many complexities of developing a design as part of an iterative process? How can the Lead Designer…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Product Design and Sustainability

    Strategies, Tools, and Practice

    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 21st Century. Given that most consumption is mediated…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Structure and Architecture

    3rd Edition

    By Angus MacDonald

    Paperback – 2018-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Digital Participation and Collaboration in Architectural Design

    By Richard Laing

    The emergence of new digital and visualisation technologies in recent years has led to rapid changes in the field of architecture. Current drives to incorporate building information modelling as a part of architectural design are giving way to the increased use of IT and visualisation in…

    Paperback – 2018-09-03 
    Routledge

  • The Portfolio

    A Guide for Architects and Designers, 2nd Edition

    By Igor Marjanović, Katerina Rüedi Ray, Lesley Naa Norle Lokko, Elisa Kim

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Women in Architecture

    Edited by Sumita Singha

    Women in architecture have always existed, perhaps not as professionals but always as influencers at many levels. Then during wars in the absence of men, women took on the traditionally masculine roles of design and construction easily. The river Thames is graced by a bridge built entirely by a…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Architecture

  • Professionalism for the Built Environment

    By Simon Foxell

    In the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower tragedy, this new book provides thought provoking commentary on the nature of the relationship between society, the prevailing economic system and professionalism in the built environment. It addresses the changing responsibilities of professionals and in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge
    Building Research and Information

  • Rome and the Legacy of Louis I. Kahn

    By Elisabetta Barizza, Marco Falsetti

    Louis I. Kahn was one of the most influential architects, thinkers and teachers of his time. This book examines the important relationship between his work and the city of Rome, whose ancient ruins inspired in him a new design methodology. Structured into two main parts, the first includes personal…

    Hardback – 2018-08-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • The Routledge Companion to Criticality in Art, Architecture, and Design

    Edited by Chris Brisbin, Myra Thiessen

    The Routledge Companion to Criticality in Art, Architecture, and Design presents an in-depth exploration of criticism and criticality in theory and practice across the disciplines of art, architecture, and design. Professional criticism is a vital part of understanding the cultural significance of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-23 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of Full-Scale Mock-ups

    From Representation to Reality

    By Nick Gelpi

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Designing for Wellbeing in Interiors

    By Elina Grigoriou, Richard Francis

    This 4-colour practical guide explores how the design of interior spaces impacts wellbeing. In the built environment, this topic is generally overlooked, even though it is one of the most important topics in sustainable building. This book will enable project teams to understand how specific…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • The Sustainable Tall Building

    A Design Primer

    By Philip Oldfield

    What factors can inform and inspire the design of a tall building? What are the design options and implications in terms of architectural organisation of form and core? How can a tall building design respond to the cultural and social characteristics of a region? How can a tall building achieve a…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30 
    Routledge

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