Architect?: A Candid Guide to the Profession / Edition 2

Architect?: A Candid Guide to the Profession / Edition 2

by Roger K. Lewis
     
 

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 tostudents choosing among different types of programs, schools, firms,and architectural career paths.See more details below

Overview

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 tostudents choosing among different types of programs, schools, firms,and architectural career paths.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262621212
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
02/24/1997
Edition description:
revised edition
Pages:
299
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1Why Be an Architect?3
2Why Not to Be an Architect19
3The Structure of Architectural Education39
4Experiencing Architectural School61
5Professors and What They Profess89
6Architectural Schools: Choosing and Being Chosen123
7After School, What?141
8The Building Process and the Architect's Role165
9How Architects Work183
10How Architects Get Work213
11Architects' Clients235
12We Who Are Architects255
Afterword267
AppendixAccredited Programs In Architecture271

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