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Architecture: professional practice

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Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data

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Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data

Pamela Buxton (Freelance Architecture and Design Journalist, UK)

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

Rev. ed. of: Metric handbook / [edited by] David Littlefield, 2012. [more]

$93.99

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Mediation

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Mediation

Andy Grossman

Architecture: professional practice; Business & Economics

Paperback

The popularity of mediation as a form of alternative dispute resolution has increased steadily since it became an inherent... [more]

$69.99

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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

Paperback

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

$62.99

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Precision in Architecture: Certainty, Ambiguity and Deviation

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Precision in Architecture: Certainty, Ambiguity and Deviation

Mhairi McVicar (Senior Lecturer, Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, UK)

Architecture; Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice; History of architecture

Paperback

This book offers a detailed insight into the desire for, and consequences of, precise communications in the daily life of... [more]

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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

Paperback

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

$77.99

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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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Constructing the Architect: An Introduction to Design, Research, Planning, and Education

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Constructing the Architect: An Introduction to Design, Research, Planning,...

Leonard R. Bachman (University of Houston, USA)

Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

Unlike books that concentrate on the monuments and other artefacts that architects produce, Constructing the Architect focuses... [more]

$62.99

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Superusers: Design Technology Specialists and the Future of Practice

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Superusers: Design Technology Specialists and the Future of Practice

Randy Deutsch (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

Design technology is changing both architectural practice and the role of the architect and related design professionals.... [more]

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An Architecture Manifesto: Critical Reason and Theories of a Failed Practice

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An Architecture Manifesto: Critical Reason and Theories of a Failed Practice...

Nadir Lahiji

Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice; History of architecture; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

In this manifesto, the author takes a leap of faith. It is a faith in Lost Causes. He asserts that today, architectonic reason... [more]

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Precision in Architecture: Certainty, Ambiguity and Deviation

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Precision in Architecture: Certainty, Ambiguity and Deviation

Mhairi McVicar (Senior Lecturer, Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, UK)

Architecture; Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice; History of architecture

Hardback

This book offers a detailed insight into the desire for, and consequences of, precise communications in the daily life of... [more]

$242.00

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Representing Landscapes: Analogue

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Representing Landscapes: Analogue

Nadia Amoroso (University of Toronto, Canada)

Architecture: professional practice; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Urban & municipal planning; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback

The fourth book in Nadia Amoroso`s Representing Landscapes series, this text focuses on traditional methods of visual representation... [more]

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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

Hardback

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

$242.00

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Mass Customization and Design Democratization

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Mass Customization and Design Democratization

Branko Kolarevic (University of Calgary Canada), Jose Pinto Duarte (Pennsylvania State University USA)

Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

Parametric design and digital fabrication are enabling non-designers to mass produce non-standard, highly differentiated products... [more]

$77.99

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How Drawings Work: A User-Friendly Theory

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How Drawings Work: A User-Friendly Theory

Susan C. Piedmont-Palladino (Washington Alexandria Architecture Center, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Alexandria, Virginia, USA)

Architecture; Architecture: professional practice; Professional interior design; Landscape art & architecture; Communication studies

Paperback

How Drawings Work cheekily explains that what architects make is information that enables other people to make buildings.... [more]

$77.99

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Operative Mapping: The Use of Maps as a Design Tool

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Operative Mapping: The Use of Maps as a Design Tool

Roger I Blanch Roger

Theory of architecture; Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice; Building construction & materials

Hardback

Operative Mapping investigates the use of maps as a design tool, providing insight with the potential to benefit education... [more]

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Structure and Architecture

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Structure and Architecture

Angus J. Macdonald (University of Edinburgh, UK)

Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice; Technical design

Paperback

This thoroughly updated edition of Angus J. Macdonald's insightful book Structure and Architecture offers an in depth analysis... [more]

$83.99

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Guide to RIBA Domestic and Concise Building Contracts 2018

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Guide to RIBA Domestic and Concise Building Contracts 2018

Sarah Lupton

Architecture: professional practice; Construction & engineering law

Paperback

Guide to the RIBA Domestic and Concise Building Contracts 2018 is a user-friendly guide that explains how to use, understand... [more]

$62.99

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An Architecture Manifesto: Critical Reason and Theories of a Failed Practice

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An Architecture Manifesto: Critical Reason and Theories of a Failed Practice...

Nadir Lahiji

Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice; History of architecture; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

In this manifesto, the author takes a leap of faith. It is a faith in Lost Causes. He asserts that today, architectonic reason... [more]

$242.00

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Design Thinking: A Guide to Creative Problem Solving for Everyone

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Design Thinking: A Guide to Creative Problem Solving for Everyone

Andrew Pressman (University of Maryland, USA)

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback

Design thinking is a powerful process that facilitates understanding and framing of problems, enables creative solutions,... [more]

$52.99

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Superusers: Design Technology Specialists and the Future of Practice

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Superusers: Design Technology Specialists and the Future of Practice

Randy Deutsch (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

Architecture: professional practice

Hardback

Design technology is changing both architectural practice and the role of the architect and related design professionals.... [more]

$242.00

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Constructing the Architect: An Introduction to Design, Research, Planning, and Education

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Constructing the Architect: An Introduction to Design, Research, Planning,...

Leonard R. Bachman (University of Houston, USA)

Theory of architecture; Architecture: professional practice

Hardback

Unlike books that concentrate on the monuments and other artefacts that architects produce, Constructing the Architect focuses... [more]

$242.00

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The Housing Design Handbook: A Guide to Good Practice

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The Housing Design Handbook: A Guide to Good Practice

David Levitt (Levitt Bernstein Associates, UK), Jo McCafferty (Levitt Bernstein Associates, UK)

Architecture: professional practice; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Paperback

Suitable for those practicing and studying the design and commissioning of housing, this book presents an analysis of work... [more]

$83.99

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Representing Landscapes: Analogue

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Representing Landscapes: Analogue

Nadia Amoroso (University of Toronto, Canada)

Architecture: professional practice; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Urban & municipal planning; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Hardback

The fourth book in Nadia Amoroso`s Representing Landscapes series, this text focuses on traditional methods of visual representation... [more]

$242.00

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Company Gardens: Green Spaces for Retreat & Inspiration

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Company Gardens: Green Spaces for Retreat & Inspiration

Chris van Uffelen

Architecture; Architecture: professional practice; Landscape art & architecture; Reference works

Hardback

Through selected examples of company gardens from around the world, this volume reveals the great diversity present within... [more]

$65.00

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New Modes: Redefining Practice

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New Modes: Redefining Practice

Chris Bryant, Caspar Rodgers, Tristan Wigfall

Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

New modes of practice are now emerging in architecture. Rural Studio, Exyzt, Muf, Assemble and many more have led the way... [more]

$62.95

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