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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 234 new and published books in the subject of Professional Practice — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Designing Relationships: The Art of Collaboration in Architecture

    By Andrew Pressman

    In today’s dynamic practice environment, collaboration and teamwork skills are increasingly critical to the successful completion of building projects. Indeed, it is the careful nurturing of comradeship among complementary but distinctive egos that drives creativity underlying the hi-tech...

    Published January 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to Passive House

    By Justin Bere

    Throughout the world, Passive House is now recognised as the best method to create comfortable, healthy, low energy buildings and it is a key component of the 21st century's green economic revolution. Written by one of the UK's leading passive house architects, this book contains essays that...

    Published December 16th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  3. Residential Retrofit

    Twenty Case Studies

    By Marion Baeli

    The essence of sustainability in buildings is their capability to adapt to change over time. The UK has a large housing stock that has been developed and evolved over generations, and become the fabric and character of our cities, towns and neighbourhoods. The capability of buildings to adapt to...

    Published December 8th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  4. RIBA Architect's Handbook of Practice Management

    9th Edition

    By Nigel Ostime

    The professional architect’s business management bible now encompasses the RIBA Plan of Work 2013 to reflect the very latest practice in today’s cutting-edge architectural environment. With an emphasis on the practical aspects of working as an architect, the 9th edition combines clear and...

    Published December 5th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  5. Architecture 3.0

    The Disruptive Design Practice Handbook

    By Cliff Moser

    This book provides a definitive guide for the future direction of the practice and profession of architecture. In five parts, Cliff Moser provides you with all the tools and know-how to implement changes that will serve you and your practice in the short, medium and long term. Written at a...

    Published November 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Architecture in Formation

    On the Nature of Information in Digital Architecture

    Edited by Pablo Lorenzo-Eiroa, Aaron Sprecher

    Architecture in Formation is the first digital architecture manual that bridges multiple relationships between theory and practice, proposing a vital resource to structure the upcoming second digital revolution. Sixteen essays from practitioners, historians and theorists look at how information...

    Published November 24th 2013 by Routledge

  7. BIM Demystified

    2nd Edition

    By Steve Race

    BIM Demystified is a short, practical introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM). Addressing BIM from the point of view of mainstream practice as opposed to a cutting-edge technological perspective, it offers a user-friendly yet thorough explanation of a subject which is often swamped by...

    Published November 17th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  8. Assembling a Collaborative Project Team

    Practical tools including Multidisciplinary Schedules of Services

    By Dale Sinclair

    Contemporary construction practice presents a shift in emphasis from thinking about the design team in isolation, to considering the project team as a collaborative whole: client, design team, and contractor. This approach requires greater consideration of how the project team is procured and...

    Published October 28th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  9. RIBA Standard Agreement 2010 (2012 Revision): Architect (Pack of 10)

    By Riba

    The RIBA Standard Agreement 2010 (2012 revision): Architect has been rigorously checked for legal accuracy. Formally recommended by the RIBA and readily tailored to the needs of specific projects, it presents a secure contract document for the appointment of architects. Pack contains: - Conditions...

    Published October 16th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  10. The Architect’s Guide to Effective Self-Presentation

    By Andreas Luescher

    In today’s increasingly competitive marketplace, the creation of a successful resume is a vital skill needed by architectural students and professionals alike. This book demystifies the architecture resume, its working strategy and its purposes. The book guides readers through the process of...

    Published October 13th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Best Tall Buildings: A Global Overview of 2014 Skyscrapers
    Edited by Antony Wood, Steven Henry, Safarik Daniel
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  2. Small Projects Handbook
    By Nigel Ostime
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. Design Management: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
    By Dale Sinclair
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  4. Town Planning: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
    By Ruth Reed
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  5. Project Leadership: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
    By Nick Willars
    To Be Published October 31st 2014

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