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Forthcoming Building and Construction Books

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  1. Environmental Science

    By B. J. Smith, G M Phillips, M Sweeney

    Series: Longman Technician Series

    First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Buildings a Multidisciplinary Approach

    By E. Reid

    This book meets the needs for a basic, yet comprehensive and up-to-date, introductory text to building technology for students in architecture and the other disciplines in building design. The wide coverage is organised under the chapter headings: structure, enclosure, climate services,...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Resource & Environmental Management

    2nd Edition

    By Bruce Mitchell

    This book does an exceptional job in giving an understanding of change, complexity, uncertainty and conflict as well as their linkages, including awareness of strategies, methods and techniques to handle them relative to resource and environmental management. The text enhances the reader's capacity...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Materials in Construction

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By G. D. Taylor

    Materials in Construction: An Introduction presents a clear and accessible introduction to the principles, practice and performance of construction materials. This new edition is being published as a companion to G. D. Taylor's Materials in Construction: Principles, Practice and Performance -...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Carpentry and Joinery Book 2

    By David R. Bates

    Complementing Book 1of the same title, this text takes the student up to the City and Guilds full Craft Certificate level. All aspects of the course are dealt with, along with the associated scientific background, mathematical calculations and drawings required. Although prior knowledge of the...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Carpentry and Joinery Book 1

    By David R. Bates

    This book provides the apprentice or trainee carpenter and joiner with the basic technical knowledge necessary to complete the first half of a City and Guilds Course in Carpentry and Joinery. It will also be a useful reference to any persons studying for examinations, or simply wishing to...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Law for the Construction Industry

    2nd Edition

    By J.R. Lewis, Stephanie Owen

    Series: Chartered Institute of Building

    Law for the Construction Industry provides a comprehensive introduction to the English legal system and basic contract law for those involved in the construction industry. It covers the level 2 module on legal studies of The CIOB's Education Framework and is officially sanctioned by The CIOB as the...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Sustainable Timber Design

    Construction for 21st Century Architecture

    By Michael Dickson, Dave Parker

    This new professional resource covers the design and engineering relevance of timber grade, form and detail through: historical reference to forestry and building craftsmanship - the nature of wood and the heritage of timber construction principles of architectural design and...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Building Better Arts Facilities

    Lessons from a U.S. National Study.

    By Joanna Woronkowicz, D. Carroll Joynes, Norman Bradburn

    Series: Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

    At the turn of the 21st century, a significant boom in the construction of cultural buildings took saw the establishment of hundreds of performing arts centers, theaters, and museums. However, many of these cultural organizations struggled to survive after the building was completed, or,...

    To Be Published December 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Leadership and Sustainability in the Built Environment

    Edited by Alex Opoku, Vian Ahmed

    Series: Spon Research

    Leadership and sustainability have separately been the subject of numerous studies in a built environment context over the years, but they have yet to be addressed together. The real impact of legislation and guidelines designed to promote sustainability within the construction industry is closely...

    To Be Published January 6th 2015 by Routledge