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  1. 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 30th 2005 by Routledge

  2. 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 12th 2004 by Routledge

  3. 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 19th 2004 by Routledge

  4. 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 15th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Dictionary of Architectural and Building Technology

    4th Edition

    By Henry Cowan, Peter Smith

    Edited by Henry Cowan, Peter Smith

    A comprehensive summary of the vocabulary used across the building industry, from the preparation of an architectural brief, through creative and technical design, to construction technology and facilities management. The latest edition has several substantially revised entries as well as many new...

    Published June 9th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Building Information Modeling

    By Karen M. Kensek

    Series: PocketArchitecture

    This is a design guide for architects, engineers, and contractors concerning the principles and specific applications of building information modeling (BIM). BIM has the potential to revolutionize the building industry, and yet not all architects and construction professionals fully understand...

    Published April 10th 2004 by Routledge

  7. What Designers Know

    By Bryan Lawson

    Each chapter deals with a different technique from which we can best represent and make explicit the forms of knowledge used by designers. The book explores whether design knowledge is special, and attempts to get to the root of where design knowledge comes from. Crucially, it focuses on how...

    Published April 7th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of 20th-Century Architecture

    Edited by R. Stephen Sennott

    For more information including the introduction, a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample pages and more, visit the Encyclope dia of 20th Century Architecture website. Focusing on architecture from all regions of the world, this three-volume set profiles the twentieth...

    Published December 8th 2003 by Routledge

  9. The Portfolio

    By Lesley Lokko, Katerina Ruedi Ray, Igor Marjanovic

    The portfolio is the single most important part of every architectural student's education. This book proides a complete guide to preparing, compiling and presenting this crucial element of the architecture course.The experienced author team gives practical advice for the creation of the portfolio...

    Published May 8th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Architecture Design Notebook

    2nd Edition

    By A Peter Fawcett, A Peter Fawcett

    Architecture Design Notebook focuses on the process of design as pragmatic and non-theoretical. Dealing systematically with the core design curriculum, it clearly demonstrates the skills required for designing at undergraduate level. Providing students with fundamental maxims of design, and a...

    Published March 26th 2003 by Routledge