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  1. Construction Cost Management: Learning from Case Studies, 2nd Edition

    In this updated and expanded second edition, Keith Potts and Nii Ankrah examine key issues in construction cost management across the building and civil engineering sectors, both in the UK and overseas. Best practice from pre-contract to post-contract phases of the project life-cycle are illustrated using major projects such as Heathrow Terminal 5, Crossrail and the London 2012 Olympics as case studies. Read more...

  2. Building Services Design for Energy Efficient Buildings

    In order to deliver sustainable buildings, a new perspective is needed amongst building and services engineering designers, from the outset of the conceptual design stage and throughout the whole design process. In this book, students and practitioners alike will find the ideal introduction to this new approach. Read more...

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  3. Understanding Building Failures, 4th Edition

    This classic textbook provides a solid introduction to the study of defects in buildings and, subsequently, to good practice in surveying, conservation and repair. With new material on the latest technologies and procedures, and updated lists of further reading for the UK and USA, this remains an excellent companion for practitioners and students alike.. Read more...

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  4. Construction Materials Reference Book, 2nd Edition

    Fully updated to reflect the latest materials and their applications, this second edition of the Construction Materials Reference Book remains the definitive reference source for professionals involved in the conception, design and specification stages of a construction project. Read more...

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  5. Handbook of Moral Development

    The Handbook of Moral Development is the definitive source of theory and research on the development of morality. Since the publication of the first edition, ground-breaking approaches to studying the development of morality have re-invigorated debates about what it means to conceptualize and measure morality in early childhood, how children understand fairness and equality, what the evolutionary basis is for morality, and the role of culture. 

  6. Understanding NEC3 : Professional Services Contract, A Practical Handbook

    Written for construction professionals, by a practising international construction contract consultant, this handbook is the most straightforward, balanced and practical guide to the NEC3 PSC available. It is an ideal companion for Employers, Consultants, Contractors, Engineers, Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Subcontractors and anyone else interested in working successfully with the NEC3 PSC. Read more...

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  7. Corrections and Collections: Architectures for Art and Crime

    Author Joe Day shows how institutions of discipline and exhibition have replaced malls and office towers as the anchor tenants of U.S. cities. Now that criminal and creative transgression are America’s defining civic priorities, Corrections and Collections will recalibrate your assumptions about art, architecture, and urban design. Read more...

  8. Masterplanning the Adaptive City: Computational Urbanism in the Twenty-First Century

    Divided into four parts (historical and theoretical background, our current situation, methodologies, and prototypical practices), the book includes a series of essays, interviews, built case studies, and original research to accompany chapters written by editor Tom Verebes to give you the most comprehensive overview of this approach. Read more...

  9. Book Launch of ‘Justice, Judocracy & Justice in India: Boundaries and Breaches’

    The book ‘Justice, Judocracy & Justice in India: Boundaries and Breaches’ by Sudhanshu Ranjan was successfully launched on Wednesday, 20th February 2013 at The Bar Council of India, New Delhi. The event was attended by more than 50 people which included professors, academicians, advocates, bureaucrats and friends.

  10. Annual Sales Conference 2013: 25 – 26 June 2013

    Taylor and Francis India hosted the Annual Sales Strategy Meeting in Hotel Heritage Village Resort & Spa, Manesar from 25 June – 26 June 2013. The meeting was attended by the sales, marketing, editorial team and Ms. Joanne Blackford, our colleague from the UK office. It started with the opening remarks by Ms. Nitasha Devasar and was taken further by M. Gopinath followed by respective representatives of sales team. A lot of fruitful discussions were

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