Down detour road : an architect in search of practice / Eric J. Cesal.
By: Cesal, Eric JMaterial type: TextPublisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010Description: ix, 227 p. : ill. ; 21 cmISBN: 9780262014618 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0262014610 (pbk. : alk. paper)Other title: Down Detour Rd [Cover title]Subject(s): Architectural practiceDDC classification: 720.23 LOC classification: NA1995 | .C42 2010
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction: Reflections from detour road -- The aimless architect -- The case for empowerment -- Where we get power (kings, not sorcerers) -- Camping in the front yard -- The financial architect (or, A brief economic history of architecture) -- Great architecture is like pulling teeth -- The value architect -- Horse apples and cow pies -- The risk architect -- I'm an architect -- The paid architect -- The best idea in history -- The idea architect -- The basis of all things -- The knowing architect -- You're an architect, aren't you? -- The named architect -- How to become a famous architect -- The citizen architect -- How to make a golf course "green" -- The green architect -- The difference between hookers and architects -- The sober architect (or, A doctor, a lawyer, and an architect walk into a bar) -- Epilogue: Finding love at a hardware store.