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Architecture: 48-305: Architecture Design Studio: Comprehensive: Guide



Some of the books are available in the 48-305 studio in CFA200 for the spring 2017 semester.

  • Allen, Edward.  Architectural Detailing: Function Constructibility Aesthetics.  2nd edition.  New York: Wiley, 2007. 
    OVRSZQ-4 NA2840 .A38 2007 [CFA200]
  • Allen, Edward.  Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods.  6th edition. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2014.
  • Allen, Edward.  The Architect's Studio Companion: Rules of Thumb for Preliminary Design.  5th edition.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2012.

  • Ambrose, James.  Building Construction: Enclosure Systems.  New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1990.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TH145 .A59 1990

  • American Institute of Architects.   Architectural Graphic Standards.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2007.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH2031 .A84 2007

  • Anderson, Mark.  Prefab Prototypes: Site-specific Design for Offsite Construction.  New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2007.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TH4819 .P7 A584 2007
  • Beall, Christine.  Masonry Design & Detailing: For Architects and Contractors.  5th edition.  New York: McGraw-Hill, 2004.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TA670 .B42 2004

  • Berger, Horst.  Light Structures, Structures of Light: The Art and Engineering of Tensile Architecture.  Boston: Birkhäuser, 1996.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TA663 .B47 1996

  • Beukers, Adriaan and E. van Hinte.  Lightness: The Inevitable Renaissance of Minimum Energy Structures.  Rotterdam: 010 publishers, 1999.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TA663 .B48 1999

  • Billington, David P.  The Tower and the Bridge: The New Art of Structural Engineering.  Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 1985 
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TA636 .B54 1985

  • Birkmire, William Harvey.  Skeleton Construction in Buildings.  New York: Arno Press, 1972.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TH1611 .B58 1972 [CFA200]

  • Blanca, Oscar Tusquets et al. Staircases: The Architecture of Ascent. New York: Vendome Press, 2013.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA3060 .E83613

  • Brand, Ronald.  Architectural Details for Insulated Buildings.  New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1990.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TH1715 .B66 1990 [CFA200]

  • Brookes, Alan J. & Chris Grech.  Connections: Studies in Building Assembly.  Boston : Butterworth Architecture, 1992.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TH2025 .B763 1992
  • Brookes, Alan J. & Chris Grech.  The Building Envelope: Applications of New Technology Cladding.  Boston : Butterworth Architecture, 1990.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TH2238 .B75 1990 [CFA200]

  • Brookes, Alan.  Cladding of Buildings.  4th edition.  New York: Taylor & Francis, 2008.
    HUNT STACKS-3 TH2238 .B76 2008
  • Building Arts Forum/New York.  Bridging the Gap, Rethinking the Relationship of Architect and Engineer.  New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1991.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA2543 .T43 B8 1991

  • Carpenter, William J.  Learning by Building: Design and Construction in Architectural Education.  New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1997.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA2005 .C37 1997

  • Cecil Balmond = Seshiru Barumondo.  Tokyo: A + U Publishing Co., 2006.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA997 .B27 C43 2006

  • Charlson, Andrew.  Structure as Architecture: A Source Book for Architects and Structural Engineers.  2nd edition.  New York: Routledge, 2015.
  • Ching, Francis.  Building Construction Illustrated.  4th edition.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2008.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH146 .C52 2008

  • Crawford, Matthew B. Shop Class As Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work. New York: Penguin Press, 2009.
    HUNT STACKS-2 HD4824 .C72 2009

  • Elliot, Cecil D.  Technics and Architecture: The Development of Materials and Systems for Buildings.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1992.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-3/OVRSZQ-4 TH18 .E45 1992
  • Ford, Edward R.  The Details of Modern Architecture.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1990.
    HUNT FA-REF-4/OVRSZQ-4 NA2840 .F67 1990 VOL. 1

  • Ford, Edward R.  The Details of Modern Architecture, Vol. 2 1928-1988.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1996.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 NA2840 .F67 1996 VOL. 2

  • Frampton, Kenneth.  Studies in Tectonic Culture: The Poetics of Construction in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Architecture.  Cambridge, MA:  MIT Press, 1995; 2001.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA642 .F72 1995; NA642 .F72 2001

  • Guise, David.  Design and Technology in Architecture.  New York: Wiley, 1985.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TA658 .G85 1985
  • Gutdeutsch, Götz.  Building in Wood: Construction and Details.  Boston: Birkhäuser, 1996.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA4110 .G8813 1996

  • Harris, Cyril M., ed.  Dictionary of Architecture & Construction, 4th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2006.

  • Harris, James B. and Kevin Pui-K Li.  Masted Structures In Architecture.  Boston: Butterworth Architecture, 1996.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TA660 .C3 H37 1996

  • Hegger, Manfred.  Construction Materials Manual.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2006.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TA402 .5.G3 C66 2006

  • Herzog, Thomas et al.  Facade Construction Manual.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2004.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH2235 .H475 2004  
  • Herzog, Thomas et al.  Timber Construction Manual.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2004.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 / OVRSZQ-2 TA666 .T472 2004

  • Jones, PeterOve Arup: Masterbuilder of the Twentieth Century.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2006.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA997 .A84 J56 2006

  • Kieran, Stephen, James Timberlake, and KieranTimberlake (Firm). Cellophane House: KieranTimberlake. Philadelphia: KieranTimberlake, 2011.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA737 .K49 C45 2011 [CFA200]

  • Kieran, Stephen and James Timberlake.  Refabricating Architecture: How Manufacturing Methodologies are Poised to Transform Building Construction.  New York: McGraw-Hill, 2004.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TH213.5 .K54 2004 [CFA200]

  • Killory, Christine and René Davids, editors.  Details in Contemporary Architecture.  New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2007.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA2840 .D454 2007

  • Kind-Barkauskas, Friedbert et al.  Concrete Construction Manual.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2002.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH1461 .C624 2002
  • Krausse, Joachim and C. Lichtenstein, editors.  Your Private Sky, R. Buckminster Fuller: The Art of Design Science.  Baden: Lars Müller, 1999.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TA140 .F9 A4 1999

  • Kronenburg, Robert.  Flexible: Architecture that Responds to Change.  London: Laurence King, 2007.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA4177 .K76 2007
  • Macdonald, Angus J.  Structure and Architecture.  Boston: Butterworth Architecture, 1994.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TA658.2 .M32 1994
  • McMorrough, Julia. Materials, Structures, and Standards: All the Details Architects Need to Know but Can Never Find. Gloucester, MS: Rockport Publishers, 2006.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA2540 .M43 2006
  • Mehta, Madan.  The Principles of Building Construction.  Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1997.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TH146 .M43 1997

  • Moloney, Jules. Designing Kinetics for Architectural Facades: State Change. Abingdon, Oxon  New York: Routledge, 2011.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA2941 .M65 2011 [CFA200]
  • Moore, Fuller.  Understanding Structures.  Boston: WCB/ McGraw-Hill, 1999.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TA658 .M66 1999
  • Moussavi, Farshid, and Daniel Lopez. The Function of Form. Barcelona; Cambridge, MA: Actar; Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 2009.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA2750 .M68 2009

  • Novak, Celeste Allen. Designing Rainwater Harvesting Systems: Integrating Rainwater Into Building Systems. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, 2014.

  • Orton, Andrew.  The Way We Build Now: Form, Scale and Technique.  New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1988.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TH845 .O78 1988

  • Otto, Frei.  Tensile Structures: Design, Structure, and Calculation of Buildings of Cables, Nets, and Membranes.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1973.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TH1099 .O813 1973

  • Otto, Frei and Bodo Rasch.  Finding Form: Towards an Architecture of the Minimal.  Stuttgart : Edition Axel Menges, 1995.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA1088 .O78 A4 1995

  • Patterson, Michael.  Structural Glass Facades and Enclosures: A Vocabulary of Transparency.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2011.

  • Pfeifer, Günter et al.  Masonry Construction Manual.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2001.

  • Poerschke, Ute. Architectural Theory of Modernism: Relating Functions and Forms. New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA500 .P6413 [CFA200]
  • Reiser , Jesse.  Atlas of Novel Tectonics.  New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2006.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA2760 .R45 2006

  • Rice, Peter and Hugh Dutton.  Structural Glass.  2nd edition.  New York: E & FN Spon, 1995.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TH1560 .R5313 1995
  • Robbin, Tony.  Engineering a New Architecture.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TA658.2 .R63 1996

  • Sandaker, Bjørn Normann and Arne Petter Eggen.  Steel, Structure, and Architecture.  New York: Whitney Library of Design, 1995.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TA684 .E33 1995

  • Sandaker, Bjørn Normann, Arne Petter Eggen, and Mark R. Cruvellier.  The Structural Basis of Architecture.  2nd edition.  New York: Routledge, 2011.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA2750 .S2313 2011

  • Schierle, G. G.  Structure and Design.  San Diego: University Readers, 2008.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-3 TH845 .S35 2012 [CFA200]

  • Schittich, Christian. Building Simply. München: Basel: Edition Detail, 2005.  [library record is misdated 2001]
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA680 .B85 2005 [CFA200]

  • Schittich, Christian. Building Simply Two. 2012. München: DE GRUYTER, 2012.

  • Schittich, Christian.  Building Skins.  2nd edition.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2006.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA2941 .G4413X 2006
  • Schittich, Christian et al. Designing Circulation Areas: Stairs, Ramps, Lifts: Routing, Planning Principles. Munich: Edition DETAIL, Institut für Internationale Architektur-Dokumentation GmbH & Col. KG, 2013.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 NA3060 .D47 2013
  • Schittich, Christian et al.  Glass Construction Manual.  2nd edition.  Basel: Birkhäuser, 2007.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH1560 .G58 2007

  • Schock, Hans-Joachim.  Soft Shells: Design and Technology of Tensile Architecture.  Boston Birkhäuser, 1997.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TA660 .S5 S36 1997

  • Schon, Donald A.  The Reflective Practitioner: How Professionals Think in Action.  New York: Basic Books, 1983.
    HD8038 .A1 S35 1983
  • Schueller, Wolfgang.  The Design of Building Structures.  Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1996.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TA658 .S15 1996
  • Schulitz, Helmut C. et al.  Steel Construction Manual.  Boston: Birkhäuser, 2000.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 / ENGR&SCI REFERENCE TA684 .S352 2000  
  • Sennett, Richard.  The Craftsman.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.
    HUNT STACKS-2 BJ1498 .S46 2008

  • Sennett, Richard. Together: The Rituals, Pleasures, and Politics of Cooperation. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012.
    HUNT STACKS-2 HD2963 .S46 2012

  • Simon, Herbert A.  The Sciences of the Artificial.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1981; 1996.
    Q175 .S564 1981
  • Thallon, Rob.  Graphic Guide to Frame Construction.  Newton, CT: Taunton Press, 1996.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TH1101 .T48 1991

  • Vandenberg, Maritz, editor.  AJ Handbook of Building Enclosure.  London: Architectural Press, 1975.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-3 TH153 .A175 1975

  • Vandenberg, Maritz.  Cable Nets.  London: Academy Editions, 1998.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TA660 .C3 V3 1998

  • Vandenberg, Maritz.  Glass Canopies.  London: Academy Editions, 1997.
    HUNT STACKS-4 NA4140 .V36 1997

  • Vandenberg, Maritz.  Soft CanopiesLondon: Academy Editions, 1996.
    HUNT STACKS-4 TH2449 .V26 1996

  • Watts, Andrew.  Modern Construction Envelopes. Vienna: AMBRA|V: 2014.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH2231 .W388 2011 [older edition]
  • Watts, Andrew.  Modern Construction Facades.  London: Springer, 2005.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-4 TH2235 .W38 2005
  • Watts, Andrew.  Modern Construction Handbook. 3rd edition.  Vienna: AMBRA|V: 2013.
    HUNT FA-REF-4 TH151 .W376 2010 [older edition]

  • Wood Reference Handbook.  Ottawa, Ont., Canada: Canadian Wood Council, 1991.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-3 TH1101 .W66 1991

  • Wurm, Jan.  Glass Structures: Design and Construction of Self-Supporting Skins. Basel: Birkhäuser, 2007.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-3 TH1560 .W87 2007
  • Yeang, Ken, and Arthur Spector. Green Design: From Theory to Practice. London: Black Dog, 2011.
    HUNT OVRSZQ-3 TH880 .G78 2011
  • Zaleski, Waclaw & Edward Allen.  Shaping Structures: Statics.  New  York: Wiley, 1998.
    ENGR&SCI STACKS TA648 .Z35 1998

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