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  1. The East

    Buddhists, Hindus and the Sons of Heaven

    By Christopher Tadgell

    Series: Architecture in Context

    Continuing the Architecture in Context series, this second volume narrates the development of architecture across a huge swathe of the world, from the Indian subcontinent to the Japanese archipelago, over a period extending from prehistory to the arrival of Islam and its distinct traditions...

    Published November 6th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Preserving New York

    Winning the Right to Protect a City’s Landmarks

    By Anthony Wood

    Preserving New York is the largely unknown inspiring story of the origins of New York City’s nationally acclaimed landmarks law. The decades of struggle behind the law, its intellectual origins, the men and women who fought for it, the forces that shaped it, and the buildings lost and saved on the...

    Published October 25th 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Crit: An Architecture Student's Handbook

    2nd Edition

    By Charles Doidge, Charles Doidge, Rachel Sara, Rosie Parnell

    The architectural crit, review or jury is a cornerstone of architectural education around the world. The defence of ideas, drawings, and models in an open format before staff and peers is intended to be a foreground for healthy creative debate, but many students view it as hostile confrontation –...

    Published December 4th 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Dissertation

    2nd Edition

    By Iain Borden, Iain Borden, Katerina Rüedi Ray

    The Dissertation is one of the most demanding yet potentially most stimulating components of an architectural course. Properly done, it can be a valuable contribution not only to the students own learning development but also to the field of architecture as a whole. This book provides a complete...

    Published November 25th 2005 by Routledge

  5. How Designers Think

    4th Edition

    By Bryan Lawson

    How Designers Think is based on Bryan Lawson's many observations of designers at work, interviews with designers and their clients and collaborators. This extended work is the culmination of forty years' research and shows the belief that we all can, and do, design, and that we can learn to design...

    Published October 14th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Architect's Pocket Book of Kitchen Design

    By Charlotte Baden-Powell

    As with the best-selling 'Architects Pocket Book' this title includes everyday information which the architect/designer normally has to find from a wide variety of sources and which is not always easily to hand.Focusing on kitchen design, this book is of use to the student as well as the...

    Published July 27th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Law and Practice for Architects

    By Robert Greenstreet, Karen Greenstreet, Brian Schermer

    Provides a framework for understanding of the legal, contractual and procedural implication of architectural practice. The book acts as a useful aide-memoire for students and practitioners based on the premise that smooth legal administration will provide the conditions under which client relations...

    Published March 31st 2005 by Routledge

  8. Practical Experience

    By Jane Tankard, Katerina Ruedi Ray, Jane Tankard

    The year out, or internship, in a professional practice can be the most rewarding experience in an architectural student's education. It can also be a shock to the system to find that architectural working practices are very different to architectural study. This book provides a beginner's guide to...

    Published November 13th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Architect's Guide to Running a Practice

    By David Littlefield

    This is your essential one stop shop for information on starting and running a practice. Case studies and advice from practitioners, big and small, run alongside outlines of all the key topics, to give you an insight into the problems and challenges others have faced when setting up a design...

    Published October 20th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Smart Materials and Technologies

    For the Architecture and Design Professions

    By D. Michelle Addington, Daniel Schodek

    Today, architects and designers are beginning to look toward developments in new"smart" or "intelligent" materials and technologies for solutions to long-standing problemsin building design. However, these new materials have so far been applied in a diversebut largely idiosyncratic nature, because...

    Published October 16th 2004 by Routledge