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Forthcoming Professional Practice Books

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  1. Innovations in Transportable Healthcare Architecture

    By Stephen Verderber

    Innovations in Transportable Healthcare Architecture is the first book to examine the ways that healthcare architecture can provide better assistance in disaster-stricken communities. Aimed at architects and other professionals working across the disaster relief sector, it provides: An overview of...

    To Be Published November 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Companion for Architecture Design and Practice

    Established and Emerging Trends

    Edited by Mitra Kanaani, David Kopec

    The Routledge Companion for Architecture Design and Practice provides an overview of established and emerging trends in architecture practice. Contributions of the latest research from international experts examine external forces applied to the practice and discipline of architecture. Each chapter...

    To Be Published November 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Aquatecture

    Buildings Designed to Live and Work with Water

    By Robert Barker, Richard Coutts

    Water plays a vital role in shaping our built environment, as it has done for centuries. We depend on it, we use it, we live with it and we must respect it. Aquatecture is the first book to outline new ways of ‘designing for water,’ using examples from around the world to illustrate methods of...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by RIBA Publishing

  4. Designing Profits

    Creative Business Strategies for Design Practices

    By Morris A. Nunes, Andrew Pressman

    A successful design practice requires principals and staff who are creative, technically proficient, and financially savvy. Designing Profits focuses on the last component—the one that is so elusive for many architects, engineers, and construction professionals—the business aspects of practice....

    To Be Published January 5th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Building Cost Planning for the Design Team

    3rd Edition

    By Jim Smith, D M Jaggar, Peter Love

    Cost management of all building projects has become increasingly important as clients in the public and private sector demand the highest quality cost planning services with accurate budgeting and cost control. All members of the design team must integrate their activities to ensure that a high...

    To Be Published January 25th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Ethnography for Designers

    By Galen Cranz

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. The Changing Shape of Practice

    Integrating Research and Design in Architecture

    Edited by Michael U. Hensel, Fredrik Nilsson

    Architectural practices worldwide have to deal with increasingly complex design requirements. How do practices acquire the ability to do so? The Changing Shape of Practice provides a handbook of examples for practices that wish to integrate more research into their work and a reference book for...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Seismic Isolation of Buildings

    By Andrew Charleson, Adriana Guisasola

    Seismic isolation offers the highest degree of earthquake protection to buildings and their inhabitants. Modern applications of the technology are less than 50 years old and uptake in seismically active regions continues to soar. Seismic Isolation of Buildings is a comprehensive introduction to...

    To Be Published March 20th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Women in Architecture

    Edited by Sumita Sinha

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. The Fabric Formwork Book

    Methods for Building New Architectural and Structural Forms in Concrete

    By Mark West

    Concrete is the most used man-made material in the world and is the fundamental physical medium for most of the world’s architecture and construction. Its nature and character is largely the product of the rigid moulds that have shaped it since its invention in antiquity. The advent of flexible...

    To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Routledge