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Forthcoming Architectural Reference Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 260 color diagrams and photographs illustrating case studies and CFD simulations. You can achieve truly natural ventilation,...

    To Be Published April 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Digital Vernacular

    Architectural Principles, Tools, and Processes

    By James Stevens, Ralph Nelson

    Digital Vernacular addresses the why and how of digital fabrication in hundreds of step-by-step color images, illuminating a set of working principles and techniques that join theory with practice. Authors James Stevens and Ralph Nelson reconcile local traditions and innovations with globally...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Modernity

    Enlightenment and its unintended consequences

    By Christopher Tadgell

    The seventh book in the Architecture in Context series, this is a comprehensive survey of European architecture from the pre-dawn of the Enlightenment in early Georgian England; to the triumph of Brutalism in the seventh decade of the twentieth century; on to a sketch of major trends building up to...

    To Be Published June 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers

    By Paul Bussey

    This is the designer’s essential guide to implementing the new CDM 2015 regulations. It provides both a straightforward overview of the key changes and new duty holders, including the Principal Designer, as well as full colour diagrams and annotated plans which demonstrate how to apply the...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  6. Architect's Legal Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Matthew Cousins

    A little book that's big on information. The Architect's Legal Pocket Book is the definite reference on legal issues for architects and architectural students. This handy pocket guide covers key legal principles which will help you to quickly understand the law and where to go for further...

    To Be Published August 24th 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 September 14th 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 September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas

    By Clare Cardinal-Pett

    To Be Published January 14th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Introduction to Structures

    Edited by Paul W. McMullin, Jonathan S. Price

    Series: Architect's Guidebooks to Structures

    Introduction to Structures—the lead book in the Architect’s Guidebook to Structures series—presents structures in simple, accessible fashion through beautiful two-color illustrations, worked examples using both imperial and metric units of measurement, and from the perspective of practicing...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge