Handbook of Material Culture

Handbook of Material CultureThe study of material culture is concerned with the relationship between persons and things in the past and in the present, in urban and industrialized and in small-scale societies across the globe. The Handbook of Material Culture provides a critical survey of the theories, concepts, intellectual debates, substantive domains and traditions of study characterizing the analysis of things. It is cutting-edge: rather than simply reviewing the field …

Building Construction Handbook

Building Construction Handbook* Ideal for students on all construction courses * Topics presented concisely in plain language and with clear drawings * Updated to include revisions to Building and Construction regulations The Building Construction Handbook is THE authoritative reference for all construction students and professionals. Its detailed drawings clearly illustrate the construction of building elements, and have been an invaluable guide for builders since 1988. The …

Handbook of Adhesive Technology, Third Edition

Handbook of Adhesive Technology, Third Edition* Ideal for students on all construction courses * Topics presented concisely in plain language and with clear drawings * Updated to include revisions to Building and Construction regulations The Building Construction Handbook is THE authoritative reference for all construction students and professionals. Its detailed drawings clearly illustrate the construction of building elements, and have been an invaluable guide for builders since 1988. The …

Materials Handbook

Materials Handbook* Ideal for students on all construction courses * Topics presented concisely in plain language and with clear drawings * Updated to include revisions to Building and Construction regulations The Building Construction Handbook is THE authoritative reference for all construction students and professionals. Its detailed drawings clearly illustrate the construction of building elements, and have been an invaluable guide for builders since 1988. The …