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  1. Material Culture

    Edited by Victor Buchli

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Material culture is the study of material products of human manufacturing processes, or 'the history of things'. Since material culture studies re-emerged within Anglo-American archaeology and anthropology in the late 1960s, this field of study has spread to a variety of other disciplines including...

    Published April 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  2. Cities and Natural Process

    A Basis for Sustainability, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Hough

    Cities and Natural Process is a discussion of the fundamental conflict in the perception of nature and an expression of the essential need for an environmental view when approaching urban design. Whilst retaining the existing structure, each of the chapters has been revised to take into account...

    Published April 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  3. Lighting: Interior and Exterior

    By Robert Bean, Robert Bean

    This guide shows how the concepts used in lighting design arise from the needs of the designer and the user. These concepts are shown in a practical context to enable you to develop and improve your design skills.Through examples and exercises, this book makes it easier for the student to acquire...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Architectural Design in Steel

    By Mark Lawson, Peter Trebilcock

    Steelwork offers the opportunity for architectural expression, as well as being structurally versatile and adaptable material. Good detailing is vital because it affects structural performance, costs, buildability and, perhaps most importantly, appearance. Whilst the choice of the structural form...

    Published December 18th 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Access for Disabled People to Arts Premises: The Journey Sequence

    By Geoffrey Lord, C Wycliffe Noble

    Illustrating actual building design solutions that have been created to improve accessibility for disabled patrons and performers, the 'Journey Sequence' outlines the best examples of design innovation produced in response to new and upcoming legislation.A knowledge of how to design for the...

    Published November 12th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Architecture in the Digital Age

    Design and Manufacturing

    Edited by Branko Kolarevic

    Architecture in the Digital Age addresses contemporary architectural practice in which digital technologies are radically changing how buildings are conceived, designed and produced. It discusses the digitally-driven changes, their origins, and their effects by grounding them in actual practices...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Expressive Form

    A Conceptual Approach to Computational Design

    By Kostas Terzidis

    With the increased use of computers, architecture has found itself in the midst of a plethora of possible uses. This book combines theoretical enquiry with practical implementation offering a unique perspective on the use of computers related to architectureal form and design. Notions of...

    Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Introduction to Natural and Man-made Disasters and Their Effects on Buildings

    By Roxanna McDonald

    This is a comprehensive guide to all types of natural and man made disasters and their effect on buildings. It gives overall guidance and a basic technical understanding of prevention, mitigation and management of disaster, and outlines a checklist of preventive design elements for each...

    Published July 28th 2003 by Routledge

  9. New Architecture and Technology

    By Gyula Sebestyen, Christopher Pollington

    Many books have covered the topics of architecture, materials and technology. 'New Architecture and Technology' is the first to explore the interrelation between these three subjects. It illustrates the impact of modern technology and materials on architecture. The book explores the technical...

    Published March 18th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Design Management Case Studies

    By David Hands, Jack Ingram, Robert Jerrard

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 11th 2002 by Routledge