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Bauhaus Diaspora And Beyond: Transforming Education through Art, Design and Architecture

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Bauhaus Diaspora And Beyond: Transforming Education through Art, Design...

Andrew McNamara, Harriet Edquist

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history

Paperback

Fifteen thematic essays and twenty individual case studies bring to light a tremendous amount of new archival material in... [more]

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Cabin Porn: Inside

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Cabin Porn: Inside

Zach Klein

Photographs: collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

Initially created by a group of friends as an online scrapbook, Cabin Porn became an international sensation following the... [more]

$49.99

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Australia Modern: Architecture, Landscape & Design 1925 1975: Architecture, Landscape & Design 1925 1975

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Australia Modern: Architecture, Landscape & Design 1925 1975: Architecture,...

Philip Goad Hannah Lewi

Art & Architecture; Architectural structure & design

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$80.00

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking and Social Innovation

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking...

Scott Boylston

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

This book explores an emerging design culture that rigorously applies systems thinking to the practice of design as a form... [more]

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China's Architecture in a Globalizing World: Between Socialism and the Market

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China's Architecture in a Globalizing World: Between Socialism and the Market...

Jiawen Han (Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool Universirty, China)

Architectural structure & design; Regional studies; Cultural studies

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China is currently in the midst of an unprecedented building boom and, indeed, interest in Chinese contemporary architecture... [more]

$77.99

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

Cj Lim (University College London UK), Ed Liu (Bartlett School of Planning University College London UK)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Agriculture & related industries; Urban & municipal planning; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback

Following on from the success of the first edition, Smartcities + Eco-Warriors (2010), this book is the latest innovative... [more]

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Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design: Urban Water Features

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Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design: Urban Water Features...

Paul Hensey (Green Zone Design, UK)

Architectural structure & design; Landscape art & architecture; Garden design & planning

Paperback

Following on from the author's previous book, Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design: Surfaces, Steps and... [more]

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The Architecture of Ruins: Designs on the Past, Present and Future

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The Architecture of Ruins: Designs on the Past, Present and Future

Jonathan Hill (The Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, UK)

Theory of architecture; Architectural structure & design; History of architecture; Conservation of buildings & building materials

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The Architecture of Ruins: Designs on the Past, Present and Future identifies an alternative and significant history of architecture... [more]

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Beauty, Memory, Unity: A Theory of Proportion in Architecture

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Beauty, Memory, Unity: A Theory of Proportion in Architecture

Steve Bass

Architectural structure & design

Paperback

Examining the sense of unity and harmony in architecture, and calling for a return to the use of proportion, this book ranges... [more]

$79.99

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The Changing Shape of Architecture: Further Cases of Integrating Research and Design in Practice

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The Changing Shape of Architecture: Further Cases of Integrating Research...

Michael U. Hensel (Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway), Fredrik Nilsson (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)

Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice

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The discipline of architecture is currently undergoing a significant change as professional practice and academia seem to... [more]

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The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer

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The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer

Philip Oldfield (UNSW, Australia)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Sustainability

Paperback

The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer is an accessible and highly illustrated guide, which primes those involved... [more]

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

Ming Hu (University of Maryland, USA)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Building construction & materials

Paperback

What do we mean by net zero energy? Zero operating energy? Zero energy costs? Zero emissions? There is no one answer: approaches... [more]

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Curve: possibilities and problems with deviating from the straight in architecture

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Curve: possibilities and problems with deviating from the straight in architecture...

Simon Unwin (University of Dundee, UK)

Architectural structure & design

Paperback

Each of these Analysing Architecture Notebooks is devoted to a particular theme in understanding the rich and varied workings... [more]

$41.99

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How to Read Skyscrapers: A crash course in high-rise architecture

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How to Read Skyscrapers: A crash course in high-rise architecture

Edward Denison

Architectural structure & design; History of architecture

Paperback

How To Read Skyscrapers offers a deep and rich understanding of the skyscraper by providing a comprehensive account of this... [more]

$19.99

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking and Social Innovation

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Designing with Society: A Capabilities Approach to Design, Systems Thinking...

Scott Boylston

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Architecture: professional practice

Hardback

This book explores an emerging design culture that rigorously applies systems thinking to the practice of design as a form... [more]

$242.00

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Cartoon Vision: UPA Animation and Postwar Aesthetics

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Cartoon Vision: UPA Animation and Postwar Aesthetics

Dan Bashara

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Architectural structure & design; Film theory & criticism; Animated movies & films; Popular culture

Paperback

In Cartoon Vision Dan Bashara examines American animation alongside the modern design boom of the postwar era. Focusing especially... [more]

$56.99

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Barbican Centre

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Barbican Centre

Harry Cory Wright

Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Photography & photographs; Architectural structure & design; Concert halls, arenas, stadia

Paperback

More than 100 photographs by Harry Cory Wright present the dramatic spaces and rich textures of the Barbican Centre, one of... [more]

$24.99

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Elementary Structural Analysis and Design of Buildings: A Guide for Practicing Engineers and Students

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Elementary Structural Analysis and Design of Buildings: A Guide for Practicing...

Dominick R. Pilla (Dominick R. Pilla Associates, Nyack, New Jersey, USA)

Architectural structure & design; Civil engineering, surveying & building

Paperback

This overview of the analysis and design of buildings runs from basic principles and elementary structural analysis to the... [more]

$77.99

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Concrete - Case Studies in Conservation Practice

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Concrete - Case Studies in Conservation Practice

Catherine Croft, Susan Macdonald

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Museums & museology; Conservation of buildings & building materials

Paperback

The first title in a new series aimed at sharing best practices in the conservation of modern heritage. [more]

$95.00

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

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Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-Warriors

Cj Lim (University College London UK), Ed Liu (Bartlett School of Planning University College London UK)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Agriculture & related industries; Urban & municipal planning; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Hardback

Following on from the success of the first edition, Smartcities + Eco-Warriors (2010), this book is the latest innovative... [more]

$242.00

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Diagramming the Big Idea: Methods for Architectural Composition

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Diagramming the Big Idea: Methods for Architectural Composition

Jeffrey Balmer, Michael T. Swisher (Michael T. Swisher is an associate professor of architecture at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.), Michael T. Swisher (,both at University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA)

Graphic design; Architectural structure & design; Regional & area planning

Paperback

Becoming an architect is a daunting task. Beyond the acquisition of new skills and procedures, beginning designers face an... [more]

$86.99

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Staying Put: Adapting the Places Instead of the People

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Staying Put: Adapting the Places Instead of the People

Susan Lanspery, Joan Hyde

Architectural structure & design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Ergonomics

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Most existing housing offers a poor fit for older people and people with disabilities, and new construction adds less than... [more]

$73.99

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

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Net Zero Energy Building: Predicted and Unintended Consequences

Ming Hu (University of Maryland, USA)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Building construction & materials

Hardback

What do we mean by net zero energy? Zero operating energy? Zero energy costs? Zero emissions? There is no one answer: approaches... [more]

$242.00

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Sustainable Design for the Built Environment

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Sustainable Design for the Built Environment

Rob Fleming, Saglinda H Roberts

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Sustainable Design for the Built Environment marks the transition of sustainable design from a specialty service to the mainstream... [more]

$81.99

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Thermal Comfort in Hot Dry Climates: Traditional Dwellings in Iran

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Thermal Comfort in Hot Dry Climates: Traditional Dwellings in Iran

Ahmadreza Foruzanmehr (Author and Architect, UK)

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Heating, lighting, ventilation

Paperback

With increases in global temperatures, the risk of overheating is expected to rise around the world. This results in a much... [more]

$77.99

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