Professional Practice A Guide to Turning Designs into Buildings

ISBN-10: 0393731804
ISBN-13: 9780393731804
Edition: 2006
Authors: Paul Segal
List price: $21.95
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: A lively primer based on the course the author has taught to a generation of architects-in-training. Professional Practice is required in all accredited schools of architecture in the United Statesthe most hated course, by all accounts, for its  More...

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $21.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 8.75" wide x 5.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

A lively primer based on the course the author has taught to a generation of architects-in-training. Professional Practice is required in all accredited schools of architecture in the United Statesthe most hated course, by all accounts, for its dryness and seeming remoteness from architectural design. This book concisely covers the essentials of running an architecture business, using "war stories" that bring the issues to life. 50 illustrations.

Paul Segal, FAIA, is a partner in Paul Segal Associates Architects LLP, recipients of seventeen AIA awards for design excellence. A graduate of Princeton University School of Architecture, he has taught professional practice to generations of students at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. He is a past president of the AIA/New York Chapter and of the New York Foundation for Architecture (now the Center for Architecture Foundation), and past vice chairman of the Preservation League of New York State.

About the profession
The parties in the construction industry
Marketing architectural services (getting the project)
Project delivery methods
Owner/architect agreements and architects' services
Fees for architects' services
Business terms of owner/architect agreements
Owner/contractor agreements and contractors' services
The architect's office
Insurance, legal, and accounting matters
Project management
Zoning and building codes
The future of the profession

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×