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Architect? : a candid guide to the profession

Author: Roger K Lewis
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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This revisededition of the best basic guide to the architectural profession includes new information pertinent to current education andpractice and addresses issues and concerns of great interest  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger K Lewis
ISBN: 0262122081 9780262122085 0262621215 9780262621212
OCLC Number: 37418363
Description: xvii, 281 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: To be or not to be ... an architect? --
Why be an architect? --
Why not to be an architect --
Becoming an architect --
The structure of architectural education --
Experiencing architectural school --
Professors and what they profess --
Architectural schools : choosing and being chosen --
After school, what? --
Being an architect --
The building process and the architect's role --
How architects work --
How architects get work --
Architects' clients --
We who are architects.
Responsibility: Roger K. Lewis.

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"This is a terrific book for anyone thinking about a career inarchitecture. It's very useful and valuable." Richard Meier , Richard Meier & Partners"Required reading for would-be architects, it's Read more...

 
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