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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. Plantation Lane

    Time and Tide

    By Paul Brislin

    Plantation Place is an innovative work of contemporary architecture in the heart of the City of London. Within the context of this new development is an artwork that forms part of a carefully arranged architectural mix of new and old. The illuminated screen of Time and Tide, a collaboration between...

    Published February 28th 2005 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Architectural Ironmongery

    Specifiers Handbook for Inclusive Design

    By Centre For Accessible Enviroments

    The Specifiers' Handbook for Inclusive Design series comprises a set of design guides which look in detail at the technical aspects of key building elements. The series expands on guidance in Designing for Accessibility, a leading CAE/RIBA Enterprises publication covering inclusive design in a...

    Published February 28th 2005 by RIBA Publishing

  4. Architecture In Use

    By DJM van der Voordt, HBR van Wegen

    This unique book discusses programming, design and building evaluation providing a ‘joined up’ approach to building design. By linking the functional and architectonic qualities of a building, the authors show the practical implications of the utility value of buildings. Starting by looking at how...

    Published February 7th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Manchester: Shaping the City

    By Institute Of British Architects, Manchester City Council

    Manchester, a radical, gritty northern metropolis initiated a new way of working in the 18th century, creating extraordinary wealth for the whole nation, defining a new way of living with suburbs for the middle classes, and inner city terraces for the working classes. In the 21st century,...

    Published December 5th 2004 by RIBA Publishing

  6. Automatic Door Systems

    Specifiers Handbook for Inclusive Design

    By Alison Grant

    Part of the 'Specifiers' Handbooks for Inclusive Design series', Automatic Door Systems covers detailed aspects of automatic door systems. It offers practical guidance to help specifiers understand the different types of automatic door systems available, the factors contributing to their design and...

    Published November 28th 2004 by RIBA Publishing

  7. Platform Lifts

    Specifiers Handbook for Inclusive Design

    By Alison Grant

    The Specifiers' Handbook for Inclusive Design series comprises a set of design guides which look in detail at the technical aspects of key building elements. The series expands on guidance in Designing for Accessibility, a leading CAE/RIBA Enterprises publication covering inclusive design in a...

    Published November 28th 2004 by RIBA Publishing

  8. Transforming Cities: Revival in the Square

    By Nick Corbett

    This book will give confidence to those who want to challenge the status quo in the design and management of public space and provides an insight into how design strategies for new public spaces can transform our cities. Illustrated throughout with international examples of best practice, 'Revival...

    Published November 10th 2004 by RIBA Publishing

  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 19th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Upgrading Buildings for Older People

    By Judith Torrington

    The pressures of new regulations, severe financial constraints and the fact that people are living longer has given rise to a radical change to the provision of good housing for older people. Upgrading buildings for older people has been specifically written to look at the ongoing process of...

    Published July 4th 2004 by RIBA Publishing