Architectural Graphic StandardsThe ‘Architect’s Bible’ since 1932, updated with the latest codes and standards Architectural Graphic Standards is the written authority for architects, designers, and building contractors. It provides comprehensive guidance on the visual representation of materials, p..
Architectural GraphicsSince 1975, Architectural Graphics has been a bestselling classic that has introduced countless students of architecture and design to the fundamentals of graphic communication. Featuring Francis D.K. Ching′s signature graphic style, it illustrates how to use graphic tools and ..
Low Energy Cooling for Sustainable BuildingsThis long-awaited reference guide provides a complete overview of low energy cooling systems for buildings, covering a wide range of existing and emerging sustainable energy technologies in one comprehensive volume. An excellent data source on cooling perf..
Place: An IntroductionThoroughly revised and updated, this text introduces students of human geography and allied disciplines to the fundamental concept of place, combining discussion about everyday uses of the term with the complex theoretical debates that have grown up around it.A thoroughly revis..
Principles of Form and DesignAn unprecedented package that gives readers the content of three important references by one of today’s most influential design writers. This is a master class in the principles and practical fundamentals of design that will appeal to a broad audience of graphic artists ..
Principles of Two-Dimensional DesignUnderstanding the elements of two-dimensional design and the infinite options available in organizing choices made are at the core of this book. Wong surveys all concepts of forms and structures, covering most situations in two-dimensional composition, formal or i..
The Handbook of Urban MorphologyConceived as a practical manual of morphological analysis, The Handbook of Urban Morphology focuses on the form, structure and evolution of human settlements – from villages to metropolitan regions. It is the first book in any language focused on specific, up-to-date ..
Theory Of Architecture: Concepts, Themes And PracticesThe Theory of Architecture Concepts, Themes and Practices Paul-Alan Johnson Although it has long been thought that theory directs architectural practice, no one has explained precisely how the connection between theory and practice is supposed to..