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You are currently browsing 41–50 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. Design for Biodiversity: A Technical Guide for New and Existing Buildings

    By Kelly Gunnell, Carol Williams, Brian Murphy

    The built environment has the potential to have a major impact on biodiversity, not least with the increasingly demanding requirements to design more energy efficient and airtight buildings, leaving less space for species to inhabit. The construction industry has an important role to play in...

    Published September 13th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  2. RIBA Domestic Project Agreement 2010 (2012 Revision): Architect (Pack of 10)

    By Riba

    The RIBA Domestic Project 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: -...

    Published September 13th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  3. RIBA Standard Agreement 2010 (2012 Revision): Consultant (Pack of 10)

    By Riba

    The RIBA Standard Agreement 2010 (2012 revision): Consultant 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 September 13th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  4. RIBA Sub-consultant Agreement 2010 (2012 Revision) Pack of 10

    By Riba

    The RIBA Sub-consultant Agreement 2010 (2012 revision) 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 of...

    Published September 13th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  5. Law in Practice

    The RIBA Legal Handbook, 2nd Edition

    By John Wevill

    Intensely practical and clearly written, Law in Practice: the RIBA Legal Handbook is the RIBA’s jargon-free, professional guide to the law as it relates to a construction project. It addresses all the fundamental, up-to-date issues of contemporary construction law, allowing architects to make sound...

    Published September 13th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  6. RIBA Concise Agreement 2010 (2012 Revision): Architect (Pack of 10)

    By Riba

    The RIBA Concise 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 September 13th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  7. RIBA Agreements 2010 (2012 revision) Electronic Only Components - Printed Copy

    By Riba

    This book reproduces components from the RIBA Agreements 2010 (2012 Revision) that are only available electronically from www.ribabookshops.com/agreements. The forms in this book are for reference only and cannot be used to form professional services contracts....

    Published August 8th 2013 by RIBA Publishing

  8. Architecture and Capitalism

    1845 to the Present

    Edited by Peggy Deamer

    Architecture and Capitalism tells a story of the relationship between the economy and architectural design. Eleven historians each discuss in brand new essays the time period they know best, looking at cultural and economic issues, which in light of current economic crises you will find have dealt...

    Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Questioning Architectural Judgment

    The Problem of Codes in the United States

    By Steven A. Moore, Barbara B. Wilson

    The book shines light on the problem of judgment, particularly in the realm of architectural "technics" and the codes that regulate it. The struggle to define "sustainability," and thus judge architecture through such lenses, is but one dimension of the contemporary problem of judgment. By...

    Published July 26th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Convergence: An Architectural Agenda for Energy

    By Kiel Moe

    Convergence is based on the thermodynamic premise that architecture should maximize its ecological and architectural power. No matter how paradoxical it might initially seem, architects should maximize energy intake, maximize energy use, and maximize energy feedback and reinforcement. This presumes...

    Published July 17th 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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