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  1. Vernacular Architecture of West Africa

    A World in Dwelling

    By Jean-Paul Bourdier, Trinh T. Minh-ha

    The dwellings of hundreds of African ethnic groups offer a variety of conceptions and building practices that contradict the widespread image of the primitive hut commonly attributed to rural Africa. Each house or group of houses is designed not only to shelter the members of a family, but also to...

    Published March 13th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Decorative Plasterwork in Great Britain

    By Geoffrey Beard, Jeff Orton, Richard Ireland

    Decorative plasterwork was created by skilled craftsmen, and for over four hundred years it has been an essential part of the interior decoration of the British country house. In this detailed and comprehensive study, Geoffrey Beard has created a book that will delight the eye and inform the...

    Published January 30th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Daylighting

    Architecture and Lighting Design

    By Peter Tregenza, Michael Wilson

    This authoritative and multi-disciplinary book provides architects, lighting specialists, and anyone else working daylight into design, with all the tools needed to incorporate this most fundamental element of architecture. It includes: an overview of current practice of daylighting in...

    Published January 20th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Design for Critical Care

    An Evidence-Based Approach

    By D. Kirk Hamilton, Mardelle McCuskey Shepley

    It is now widely recognized that the physical environment has an impact on the physiology,psychology, and sociology of those who experience it. When designing a critical care unit,the demands on the architect or designer working together with the interdisciplinary teamof clinicians are highly...

    Published September 29th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Lighting by Design

    2nd Edition

    By Christopher Cuttle

    Lighting by Design provides guidance on where to find inspiration for lighting ideas, how to plan the technical detail and how to execute the plan to create safe, effective and beautiful schemes. Christopher Cuttle's unique three level approach uses Observation, Visualisation and Realisation as the...

    Published October 6th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Daylighting, Architecture and Health

    By Mohamed Boubekri

    Daylighting, Architecture and Health examines the relationship between natural light in buildings and human health, considering both psychological and physiological issues and bringing together a range of research in the field. As we are becoming increasingly conscious of global warming and pushing...

    Published August 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  7. Future Office

    Edited by Christopher Grech, David Walters

    Developments in IT and the resulting knowledge-based economy have challenged traditional concepts of office design, as well as many of the larger architectural and urban design models. This book examines the implications of this revolution on current urban design and identifies potential new...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  8. On Altering Architecture

    By Fred Scott

    Bringing together interior design and architectural theory, this exciting text looks at the common practices of building alteration, reconsidering established ideas and methods, to initiate the creation of a theory of the interior or interventional design. Fred Scott examines in-depth case studies...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Cafes and Bars

    The Architecture of Public Display

    Edited by Christoph Grafe, Franziska Bollerey

    Series: Interior Architecture

    The design of bars and cafes has played an important role in the development of architecture in the twentieth century. This influence has been felt particularly strongly over the past thirty years, in a time when these social spaces have contributed significantly to the rediscovery and...

    Published August 20th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Boutiques and Other Retail Spaces

    The Architecture of Seduction

    Edited by David Vernet, Leontine de Wit

    Series: Interior Architecture

    Presenting a critical and theoretical dimension to retail design, Boutiques and Other Retail Spaces links the ideas behind it to real practice in this innovative and important contribution to architectural/interior theory literature. Retail structure has been subject to a dramatic and ongoing...

    Published August 14th 2007 by Routledge