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  • Daylighting, Architecture and Health

    1st Edition

    By Mohamed Boubekri

    Daylighting, Architecture and Health examines the relationship between natural light in buildings and human health, considering both psychological and physiological issues and bringing together a range of research in the field. As we are becoming increasingly conscious of global warming and pushing…

    Paperback – 2008-08-04
    Routledge

  • Seismic Design for Architects

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Charleson

    Seismic Design for Architects shows how structural requirements for seismic resistance can become an integral part of the design process. Structural integrity does not have to be at the expense of innovative, high standard design in seismically active zones.* By emphasizing design and discussing…

    Paperback – 2008-07-02
    Routledge

  • 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

  • The ZEDbook

    Solutions for a Shrinking World, 1st Edition

    By Bill Dunster, Craig Simmons, Bobby Gilbert

    Though few now doubt the severity of the environmental problems faced by humanity there is still resistance from businesses, developers, architects, planners and government when it comes to making the step changes necessary to make our lifestyles sustainable. Based on the experience gained from…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Taylor & Francis

  • 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

    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

  • Marketing Green Building Services

    1st Edition

    By Jerry Yudelson

    Marketing Green Building Services: Strategies for Success presents all the information key decision-makers need to respond to the fast-growing market for green buildings, design and construction services and products. Completely updated, revised and expanded from the author’s previous works, this…

    Paperback – 2007-11-05
    Routledge

  • On Span and Space

    Exploring Structures in Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Bjorn N. Sandaker

    In this richly illustrated book with many practical examples, Bjorn Sandaker provides readers with a better understanding of the relationship between technology and architecture. As an experienced teacher and writer, Sandaker offers a well-founded aesthetic theory to support the understanding and…

    Paperback – 2007-10-19
    Routledge

  • The Environments of Architecture

    Environmental Design in Context, 1st Edition

    By Randall Thomas, Trevor Garnham

    This well-illustrated 'think piece' provides a much needed and topical philosophical introduction to the place of environmental design in architecture. The Environments of Architecture sets out a range of considerations necessary to produce appropriate internal environments in the context of a…

    Paperback – 2007-09-21
    Taylor & Francis

  • Mitchell's Structure & Fabric Part 2

    7th Edition

    By J S Foster

    Structure and Fabric Part 2 consolidates and develops the construction principles introduced in Part 1. With generous use of illustrations this book provides a thorough treatment of the techniques used in the construction of various types of building.This new edition has been thoroughly…

    Paperback – 2007-07-12
    Routledge
    Mitchell's Building Series

  • Material Matters

    Architecture and Material Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Lloyd Thomas

    Bringing together texts and work by theorists and practitioners who are making material central to their work, this book reflects the diverse areas of inquiry which are expanding current material discourse. Focusing on the cultural, political, economic, technological and intellectual forces which…

    Paperback – 2006-12-22
    Routledge

  • Mitchell's Structure & Fabric Part 1

    7th Edition

    By J S Foster

    A new edition of the best selling title in the prestigious Mitchell's Building Series. This book is the first of a two volume set which provides a complete and thorough treatment of the principles and techniques used in the design and construction of a building. This new edition has been thoroughly…

    Paperback – 2006-11-09
    Routledge
    Mitchell's Building Series

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