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Author Cesal, Eric J., 1977-

Title Down detour road [electronic resource] : an architect in search of practice / Eric J. Cesal.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2010.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 227 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Architectural practice.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Cover Title Down Detour Rd.
ISBN 9780262014618 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0262014610 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780262289290 (e-book)

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