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Forthcoming Architectural Reference Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design

    By Christopher Meek, Kevin Van Den Wymelenberg

    Series: PocketArchitecture

    Daylighting and Integrated Lighting Design provides architects, building designers, and students clear direction for the successful inclusion of daylight and integrated electric light in buildings. It presents design teams with the performance analysis resources, energy saving estimates and user...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Architectural Acoustics

    By Ana M Jaramillo, Chris Steel

    Series: PocketArchitecture

    The application of good acoustic design can seem daunting to designers when trying to understand the often-complex physics of sound control. The ever-increasing number of standards and performance criteria that can be requested on new developments further complicates acoustics for architects....

    To Be Published November 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Architecture's Pretexts

    Spaces of Translation

    By Aarati Kanekar

    The aim of this book is to expose readers to architecture’s pretexts that include literary narratives, film, theatre, painting, music, and ritual, as a bridge between diverse intellectual territories and architecture. It introduces a selection of seminal modern and contemporary architectural...

    To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Metric Handbook

    Planning and Design Data, 5th Edition

    Edited by Pamela Buxton

    Significantly updated in reference to the latest construction standards and evolving building types Many chapters revised including housing, transport, offices, libraries and hotels New chapter on flood-aware design Sustainable design integrated into chapters throughout Over 100,000 copies...

    To Be Published January 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Graphic Design for Architects

    A Manual for Visual Communication

    By Karen Lewis

    Graphic Design for Architects is a handbook of techniques, explanations and examples of graphic design most relevant to architects. The book covers a variety of scales of graphic design, everything from portfolio design and competition boards, to signage and building super-graphics – to address...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Deleuze and Guattari on Architecture

    Edited by Graham Livesey

    Series: Critical Assessments in Architecture

    The writings of Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari have had an immense impact on architectural discourse during the last two decades, particularly in the realm of digital design and fabrication. Well-known concepts such as the rhizomatics, striated and smooth space, and folding have become part of...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Architectural Theory

    Edited by Harry Francis Mallgrave

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    This collection offers a comprehensive selection of journal articles and book chapters that provide readers with an historical overview of Architectural Theory, collating the canonical writings on the subject in one essential reference work. With each section beginning with an editorial...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Digital Architecture

    Edited by Mark Burry

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    ‘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...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Modernity

    Enlightenment and its unintended consequences

    By Christopher Tadgell

    The Enlightenment, the mid-17th-century intellectual revolution that put reason rather than belief at the centre of thought and encouraged the radical questioning of traditional hierarchies, led ultimately to the French Revolution and what is reconizably the modern world. Beginning with a...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Designing Spaces for Natural Ventilation

    An Architect's Guide

    By Ulrike Passe, Francine Battaglia

    Buildings can breathe naturally, without the use of mechanical systems, if you design the spaces properly. This accessible and thorough guide shows you how in more than 300 color diagrams and photographs illustrating case studies and CFD simulations. You can achieve truly natural ventilation, by...

    To Be Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge