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Study and teaching. Research

  • Architectural Thought:by Michael Brawne

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 45.95

    An introduction to architectural thought, this text is a thorough and accessible discussion in search of the principles of the design process. Documenting the non-verbal processes and decisions that architects and designers make is a difficult task, but one that is important when trying to understand the development of architectural design through... more...

  • Innovation By Designby Battula Kalyana Chakravarthy; Janaki Krishnamoorthi

    Springer 2013; US$ 79.95

    The book provides an in-depth knowledge on how a product is designed and developed by Product Designers. This has been achieved through a case study of one product – the Post Box. This product was chosen for the study primarily due to its simple and non-technical nature as that would make it easy for the readers to comprehend the design process.... more...

  • Utopias and Architectureby Nathaniel Coleman

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 73.95

    A detailed and innovative re-assessment of the work of three architects (Le Corbusier, Louis I Kahn and Aldo van Eyck) who sought to represent a utopian content in their work. more...

  • Architectural Research Methodsby Linda N. Groat; David Wang

    Wiley 2013; US$ 70.00

    A practical guide to research for architects and designers—now updated and expanded! From searching for the best glass to prevent glare to determining how clients might react to the color choice for restaurant walls, research is a crucial tool that architects must master in order to effectively address the technical, aesthetic, and behavioral... more...

  • Vernacular Architecture and Regional Designby Kingston Heath

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 73.95

    Sustainable design requires that design practitioners respond to a particular set of social, cultural and environmental conditions. 'Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design' defines a set of strategies for understanding the complexities of a regional setting. Through a series of international case studies, it examines how architects and designers... more...

  • Design Innovation for the Built Environmentby Michael U. Hensel

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    Worldwide it is becoming increasingly clear that different modes of research are emerging that are triggered more or less directly by the need to renovate architectural practice. One significant prevailing mode is what has come to be known as ?research by design?. This book delivers an overview of this domain. Bringing together a range of leading... more...

  • Imhotep Todayby Humbert; Price

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 50.00

    This book presents and analyses the results of the use and adaptation of Ancient Egyptian architecture in modern times. It traces the use of Ancient Egyptian motifs and constructions across the world, from Australia, the Americas and Southern Africa to Western Europe. more...

  • Metzler Lexikon antiker Architekturby Christoph Höcker

    J.B. Metzler'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2008; US$ 23.15

    Hauptbeschreibung Eindrucksvolle Zeugnisse antiker Baukunst. Unter welchen sozialen, politischen und ökonomischen Bedingungen sind z. B. das Colosseum, der Parthenon oder Pompeji entstanden? Welche architektonischen Formen liegen ihnen zugrunde? Welche Technik nutzten die Baumeister? Die eingängigen Artikel sind durch Verweise miteinander verbunden.... more...

  • Dictionary of Ancient Near Eastern Architectureby Dr Gwendolyn Leick; Gwendolyn Leick

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 49.95

    A comprehensive survey of a whole range of ancient Near Eastern architecture showing the development of the principal styles within their geographical and historical context. more...

  • Egyptian Templesby Murray

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 300.00

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...