Exercises in Building Construction by Edward Allen

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Problem-solving assignments in Building Construction This essential companion to Fundamentals of Building Construction, Fifth Edition, involves students in the types of everyday issues faced by professional building architects. Updated to reflect changes in the core text-such as compliance with new building codes and the use of MasterFormat 2004-Exercises in Building Construction, Fifth Edition engages students in hands-on application of the material learned. It features: * Forty-six real-world construction problems, including a new problem on Green Building Rating Systems * Clear instructions for each exercise * Informative, concise illustrations * Ample space to work out answers Complete with online resources for students and instructors, Exercises in Building Construction, Fifth Edition provides expert developmental guidance from the industry's leading authorial team.
 

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Edward Allen, FAIS, has taught for more than thirty-five years as a faculty member at Yale University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and as an invited guest at institutions in the United States, South America, Europe, and Asia. He has designed more than fifty constructed buildings and is the best-selling author of The Architect's Studio Companion, Architectural Detailing, Form and Forces, and Fundamentals of Residential Construction, all published by Wiley. Joseph Iano is an author, illustrator, and architect whose experience includes professional practice, teaching design and technology in numerous schools of architecture, and work in the construction trades. He has collaborated with Edward Allen on numerous publications over a span of more than twenty-five years. Currently, he heads a Seattle firm that provides technical and quality management consulting to architects and others in the design and construction industry.
 
Published December 10, 2008 by Wiley. 176 pages
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