Introduction to Architecture

"This major new collection introduces architecture to the beginning student or anyone who wants to learn about the built environment"--

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  • Author : Francis D. K. Ching
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 422 pages
  • ISBN : 1118142063
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Introduction to Architecture

Introduction to Architecture
  • Author : Francis D. K. Ching,James F. Eckler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 07 December 2012
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A survey of the built environment distills the work of legendaryauthor and illustrator Francis D. K. Ching into a single volume Introduction to Architecture presents the essential textsand drawings of Francis D. K. Ching for those new to architectureand design. With his typical highly graphic approach, this is thefirst introductory text from Ching that surveys the design ofspaces, buildings, and cities. In an easy to understand format,readers will explore the histories and theories of architecture,design elements and process,

Understanding Architecture

Understanding Architecture
  • Author : Hazel Conway,Rowan Roenisch
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 March 2006
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A comprehensive introduction to architecture and architectural history and exceptional in its approach, this book explores architecture as a current practice in relation to history and in relation to the wider context of cultures, conservation and the environment. This new edition brings in the new emphasis on sustainability, urbanism, urban regeneration and cultural identity, in order to take a holistic approach to the subject of architecture. Highly illustrated, this book enables the reader to make sense of the experience of

Thinking about Architecture

Thinking about Architecture
  • Author : Colin Davies
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release : 17 October 2011
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In order to understand architecture in all its cultural complexity it is necessary to grasp such basic concepts as representation, form and space. The aim of this book is to provide teachers, students, practising architects and general readers with a set of ideas that will enrich their conversation, their writing, and above all their thinking about architecture. The book is divided into eight chapters, each covering a particular aspect of architecture, and introduces difficult concepts gradually. Architectural theorists and philosophers

Introduction to Architecture

Introduction to Architecture
  • Author : Joseph Godlewski
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 08 August 2018
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Introduction to Architecture: Global Disciplinary Knowledge provides students with a holistic exploration of the history of architectural discourse. The anthology features select readings in architectural theory, which are supplemented by clear introductory remarks to help guide students through critical concepts and themes. The book expands the repertoire of traditional Euro-American based theory anthologies by presenting texts from an explicitly global perspective. It engages a diverse range of debates on the built environment throughout history and around the world. The collection

Introduction to Architectural Technology 2e

Introduction to Architectural Technology 2e
  • Author : William McLean
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release : 10 October 2013
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Understanding the relationship between design and technology is critical to the understanding of architecture. This book clearly explains the core aspects of architectural technology: structural physics, structural elements and forms, heating, lighting, environmental control, and computer modelling. Hundreds of photographs, diagrams, and screengrabs demonstrate common architectural forms and construction techniques. Historical and contemporary examples chart significant moments in architectural engineering and the development of materials science Includes an examination of computer-aided design (CAD) and the use of building information management (

Introduction to Architectural Science

Introduction to Architectural Science
  • Author : Steven V. Szokolay
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 April 2014
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Now in its third edition, this book provides the ideal and only reference to the physical basis of architectural design. Fully updated and expanded throughout, the book provides the data required for architects to design buildings that will maintain the users comfort in a variety of conditions, with minimal reliance on energy intensive methods like air conditioning. This is not a ‘how to’ book but answers the question why. It equips the reader with the tools to realize the full

Towards a New Architecture

Towards a New Architecture
  • Author : Le Corbusier
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 09 April 2013
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Pioneering manifesto by founder of "International School." Technical and aesthetic theories, views of industry, economics, relation of form to function, "mass-production split," and much more. Profusely illustrated.

Language of Space and Form

Language of Space and Form
  • Author : James F. Eckler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 04 January 2012
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A unique graphical guide for using architectural terminology tojump-start the design process This design studio companion presents architectural terms withspecial emphasis on using these terms to generate design ideas. Ithighlights the architectural thinking behind the terminology andhelps readers gain a thorough understanding of space and form.Featuring double-page spreads with over 190 illustrated entries,the book fully explores, analyzes, and cross-references keyelements and techniques used in architecture and interior design.Each entry first defines the common meaning of the term, then

Introduction to Architecture

Introduction to Architecture
  • Author : Stephen Gardiner
  • Publisher : Reed Mitchel Beazley
  • Release : 01 January 1993
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Egypt - Early civilizations - Roman world - Byzantium - Islam - Romanesque - Gothic - Renaissance - Baroque - Rocco - China - Japan - Georgian - Pyramid cross-section -The Parthenon and the Acropolis Athens - The Pantheon, Rome - St Peter's Rome - Katsura Palace, Kyoto - Baldassare Peruzzi - Pont du Gard, France - Santa Sophia, Istanbul - The Alhambra, Granada - The Pyramid of the Moon, Teotihuacan - Chartres cathedral - the Stupa of Borobudur, Java

Introduction to Indian Architecture

Introduction to Indian Architecture
  • Author : Bindia Thapar
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release : 26 June 2012
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Take a journey through Indian architecture from the dawn of civilization to the present with this colorful, attractive survey. The architecture of India reflects both the cultural diversity of the subcontinent and its rich political and historical inheritance. In this guide, the various strands of this rich architectural history, from the dawn of civilization to modern times, are beautifully presented in word and picture. Readers are taken on a fascinating tour of Indus Valley civilization, early Vedic traditions, Hindu, Jain,

Architecture

Architecture
  • Author : Jennifer Inston
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 08 January 2016
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Architecture Is The EssenceArchitecture is the essence that lies behind every great building, wether it is your grandmothers house or the empire state building. Architecture is essential and is the driving force behind every building creation.Although architecture can be classified as an art, architecture builds on a handful of principles, rules and tools that when combined, makes every great design possible. They create the foundation for the creativity."Architecture - A Beginners Introduction To Architecture" will cover some of

An Introduction to Architectural Theory

An Introduction to Architectural Theory
  • Author : Harry Francis Mallgrave,David J. Goodman
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 16 March 2011
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A sharp and lively text that covers issues in depth but not to the point that they become inaccessible to beginning students, An Introduction to Architectural Theory is the first narrative history of this period, charting the veritable revolution in architectural thinking that has taken place, as well as the implications of this intellectual upheaval. The first comprehensive and critical history of architectural theory over the last fifty years surveys the intellectual history of architecture since 1968, including criticisms of high

How to Read Architecture

How to Read Architecture
  • Author : Paulette Singley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 26 June 2019
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How to Read Architecture is based on the fundamental premise that reading and interpreting architecture is something we already do, and that close observation matters. This book enhances this skill so that given an unfamiliar building, you will have the tools to understand it and to be inspired by it. Author Paulette Singley encourages you to misread, closely read, conventionally read, and unconventionally read architecture to stimulate your creative process. This book explores three essential ways to help you understand