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CIVIL ENGINEERING

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BUILDING, SURVEYING & PROPERTY

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MATHEMATICS FOR ENGINEERS

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Civil Engineering

Soil Mechanics Principles and Practice

Understanding Hydraulics

3rd edition

3rd edition Les Hamill, Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering, School of Marine Science and Engineering, University of Plymouth, UK

Suitable for students from pre-degree through to all undergraduate level courses, this text can be used for classroom teaching or self-study. Its interactive features including numerous worked examples, selftest and revision questions help students solve problems and avoid mistakes. Also useful as a reference tool for industry. Contents: Preface / Introduction / Hydrostatics / Pressure Measurement / Stability of a Floating Body / Fluids in Motion / Flow Measurement / Flow through Pipelines / Flow under a Varying Head: Time Required to Empty a Reservoir / Flow in Open Channels / Hydraulic Structures / Dimensional Analysis and Hydraulic Models / Turbines and Pumps / Introduction to Engineering Hydrology / Applications of Engineering Hydrology / Bibliography / Appendix 1: Derivations of Equations / Appendix 2: Solutions to Self Test Questions / Appendix 3: Graph Paper / Index March 2011 Paperback

656pp £40.99

Graham Barnes, Independent Consultant, formerly Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering, Bolton Institute, UK

Soil Mechanics provides civil engineering students with a clear understanding of the nature of soil and its behaviour, offering an insight into the application of principles to engineering solutions. In keeping with industry changes, this updated third edition now incorporates Eurocodes with worked examples to demonstrate the theory in use. September 2010 Paperback

544pp £41.99

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Surveying for Engineers 5th edition John Uren, Senior Lecturer in Surveying, University of Leeds, UK and Bill Price, formerly Principal Lecturer in Surveying, University of Brighton, UK

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This classic text takes the reader through everything they need to know, from traditional methods through to the very latest technological developments. Ideal whether students are studying surveying as a separate discipline or as part of a civil engineering, building or construction course: accessible, well illustrated and comprehensive. March 2010 Paperback

816pp £45.99

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STRUCTURES Design of Structural Elements 2nd edition W.M.C.McKenzie, Lecturer in Structural Engineering, School of the Built Environment, Napier University, UK

A detailed study of the process of design for structural elements, updated comprehensively for the new Eurocodes in all four building materials: concrete, steel, timber and masonry. The scope of this text is wide, and its numerous examples, practical problems and easy-to-follow diagrams make it an ideal course text. Contents: Preface / PART I / Structural Analysis Techniques / Design Philosophies / Structural Loading / Structural Instability, Overall Stability and Robustness / PART II / Reinforced Concrete Elements / PART III / Structural Steelwork Elements / PART IV / Structural Timber Elements / PART V / Structural Masonry Elements / PART VI / Appendix 1: Greek Alphabet, SI Prefixes, Coefficients of Friction and Typical Material Properties / Appendix 2: Properties of Geometric Figures / Appendix 3: Beam Reactions, Bending Moments and Deflections / Appendix 4: Continuous Beam Coefficients / Appendix 5: Self-weights of Construction Materials / Appendix 6: Reinforcement Bar Cross-sectional Areas / Appendix 7: Black-bolt and H.S.F.G. - Bolt Data / Bibliography / Index April 2012 Paperback

704pp £34.99

Structural Mechanics: Worked Examples Reissued edition Ray Hulse, formerly Associate Dean, School of the Built Environment and Jack Cain, formerly Senior Course Tutor in Civil Engineering, both at Coventry University, UK

This text provides students with brief summaries of key facts topic-by-topic and then a series of carefully paced and sequenced worked examples using real exam questions, with additional explanatory notes. The text will reinforce knowledge learnt in lectures and through companion textbooks, complete understanding, and help in preparing for exams. April 2009 Paperback

304pp £21.99

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Structural Mechanics 2nd edition Ray Hulse, formerly Associate Dean, School of the Built Environment and Jack Cain, formerly Senior Course Tutor in Civil Engineering, both at Coventry University, UK

Structural Mechanics has become, in the last ten years, an extremely successful, and widely adopted text for first year students of Engineering and Building. Using a distinctive programmed learning format, it allows the student to work at their own pace, and assess their progress through the use of carefully constructed questions and graded practical problems. October 2000 Paperback

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592pp £40.99

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Understanding Structures

Reinforced Concrete Design

Analysis, Materials, Design

To Eurocode 2

4th edition

7th edition Derek Seward, Professor of Engineering Design, Department of Engineering, Lancaster University, UK

A highly illustrated text explaining the fundamentals of structural analysis, materials and design in one integrated volume. It focuses on the process of design using real data and avoiding a mathematical approach to encourage a feel and awareness for the physical behaviour of structures. Updated for the Eurocode. Contents: Design / Basics / Materials / Loads / Pin-jointed Trusses / Tension / Beams / Compression / Combined Axial and Bending Stresses / Torsion / Connections / Arches and Portal Frames / Foundations and Retaining Walls / Deflection / Indeterminate Structures and Components / Further Reading April 2009 Paperback

376pp £40.99

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Structures Theory and Analysis Martin Williams, Lecturer in Engineering Science and Joseph Todd, formerly Lecturer in Engineering Science, both at University of Oxford , UK

Bill Mosley, formerly Senior Teaching Fellow, Nanyang Technological Institute, Singapore, John Bungey, Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Liverpool, UK and Ray Hulse, formerly Associate Dean, School of Science and the Environment, Coventry University, UK

‘Reinforced Concrete Design is a well-written update to a popular text book. It is comprehensive and will be a useful resource for students and practitioners alike.’ Civil Engineering A straightforward and practical introduction to the principles and methods used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures. This bestselling text contains many worked examples to illustrate the various aspects of design involved. Fully revised to conform to EC2, and reflecting interpretation and use since its introduction. Contents: Preface / Notation / Introduction to design and Properties of Reinforced Concrete / Limit State Design / Analysis of the Structure at the Ultimate Limit State / Analysis of the Section / Shear, Bond and Torsion / Serviceability, Durability and Stability Requirements / Design of Reinforced Concrete Beams / Design of Reinforced Concrete Slabs / Column Design / Foundations and Retaining Walls / Prestressed Concrete / Water Retaining Structures / Composite Construction April 2012 Paperback

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A comprehensive textbook that encompasses the full range of material covered in undergraduate courses in Structures in departments of Civil and Mechanical Engineering. The approach taken aims to integrate a qualitative approach - looking at the physical reality of phenomena - with a quantitative approach - one that models the physical reality mathematically. October 1999 Paperback

448pp £43.99

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Design of Structural Timber

An Engineering Data Book

To Eurocode 5

3rd edition

2nd edition

Edited by J.R. Calvert, formerly Senior Lecturer, School of Engineering Sciences and R.A. Farrar, formerly Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering both at University of Southampton, UK

W.M.C. McKenzie, Lecturer and Binsheng Zhang, Lecturer, both at School of Engineering and the Built Environment, Napier University, UK

A source of information on the nature and inherent characteristics of timber and practical design in relation to the requirements of Eurocode EC5. In addition, it also has extensive explanations and worked examples relating to the loading codes for dead, imposed, snow and wind actions, i.e. EC and EC1. Contents: Structural Timber / Design Philosophies and Eurocodes / Design Loading / Structural Analysis Techniques / Flexural Members / Axially Loaded Members / Members Subject to Combined Axial and Flexural Loads / Roof Trusses / Mechanical Fasteners / Overall Structural Stability September 2007 Paperback

520pp £41.99

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‘Clear, logical, comprehensive and well indexed.’ - Matthew Harrington, Times Higher Education Supplement ‘It is about time someone put this altogether in one resource book. Well done!’ - Stephen Prior, Middlesex University, UK This indispensable companion is a ready reference for commonly required formulae and data, for use in coursework and examinations and in professional practice. There is a new section for this edition ‘Earth and the Environment’. Units used are SI or multiples. Contents: Symbols and Units / Physical Constants / Analysis / Analysis of Experimental Data / Mechanics / Properties and Mechanics of Solids / Properties of Materials / Earth and the Environment / Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics / Automatic Control / Electricity and Magnetism / Soil Mechanics / Structures / Symbols Index / Keyword Index July 2008 Paperback

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Building, Surveying & Property

Property Investment 2nd edition David Isaac, Professor of Real Estate Management and John O’Leary, Senior Lecturer, both at School of Architecture and Construction, University of Greenwich, UK

Property Valuation Principles Second Edition

2nd edition

Property Investment

David Isaac, Professor of Real Estate Management and John O’Leary, Senior Lecturer, both at School of Architecture and Construction, University of Greenwich, UK

Second Edition

Property Valuation Principles David Isaac & John O’Leary

A user-friendly introduction to property valuation for students and practitioners who are new to the subject. The text is packed with worked examples and photos and covers the five main methods of valuation, their application in a variety of markets and their relation to the wider economic context. Contents: The Concept of Property Valuation / Principles of Investment Applied to Property / The Property Market / The Role of the Valuer / Methods of Valuation / The Investment Method / The Residual Method / Discounted Cash Flow Approaches / Development of the Investment Method / Yields and Interest Rates / Taxation / Statutory Valuations / Development of the Residual Method / Property Finance / Financial Management and Accounts January 2012 Paperback

240pp £29.99

David Isaac & John O’Leary

The book brings together three important aspects of property investment strategies for investment, markets and appraisal. This edition reflects changes in government policy on sustainability, the growth and decline of the buy-to-let market, and the impact of globalization. May 2011 Paperback

352pp £37.99

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Property Development Appraisal and Finance 2nd edition David Isaac, Professor of Real Estate Management, John O’Leary, Senior Lecturer and Mark Daley, Senior Lecturer, all at University of Greenwich, UK

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Provides an overview to the context of property development so that students and professionals can examine the stages of development in the process - from initial consideration, to site finding, general appraisal, valuation, funding, construction and marketing, with a focus on two key areas of the process: appraisal and finance. July 2010 Paperback

280pp £37.99

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CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY Construction Technology 1: House Construction

Construction Technology 2: Industrial and Commercial Building

2nd edition

2nd edition Mike Riley, Director, School of the Built Environment and Alison Cotgrave, Deputy Director, Department of the Built Environment, both at Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Mike Riley, Director, School of the Built Environment and Alison Cotgrave, Deputy Director, Department of the Built Environment, both at Liverpool John Moores University, UK

‘The topics are logically organized and presented in a manner that is easy to follow, and just about every relevant subject, from planning to completion, is included... It would be a useful addition to the library of anyone involved in house construction and would be relevant on a wide range of courses, from basic technician level to architectural degrees.’ Matthew Harrington, Times Higher Education The second edition of this popular Construction Technology textbook on House Construction includes new material on sustainable and carbon neutral construction, on modern construction methods including prefabrication, on steel framed housing, and an update on building regulations. Contents: PART I: INTRODUCTION TO HOUSE CONSTRUCTION / Introduction to House Construction / Preparing to Build / The Building Process / PART II: BUILDING SUBSTRUCTURE / Foundations / Walls Below Ground / Ground Floors / PART III: BUILDING SUPERSTRUCTURE / External Walls / Upper Floors & Stairs / Internal Division of Space: Walls & Partitions / Roofs: Structures and Coverings / Windows and Doors / Internal Finishes May 2008 Paperback

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Both a great reference and a lively and genuine learning resource complete with case studies, review tasks and comparative studies. This edition is revised throughout including material on green buildings, greater emphasis on modern methods of construction, and an update on building regulations. Contents: Preface / PART I: PREPARING TO BUILD / Functions and Requirements of Industrial and Commercial Buildings / The Building Process / Preparing to Build / PART II: BUILDING SUBSTRUCTURE / Foundations / Walls Below Ground and Basement Construction / Ground Floors / PART III: BUILDING SUPERSTRUCTURE / Highrise Buildings / Long-span Buildings / Fire Engineering Design / External Walls and Claddings for Multi-storey and Large-span Commercial Buildings / Upper Floors and Internal Access / Roof Construction / Internal Division of Space and Integration of Services / PART IV: SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN / Green Buildings / Index June 2009 Paperback

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Construction Technology 3: The Technology of Refurbishment and Maintenance

Total Sustainability in the Built Environment Edited by Alison Cotgrave, Deputy Director, Department of the Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, UK and Mike Riley, Director, School of the Built Environment, Liverpool John Moores University, UK

2nd edition Mike Riley, Director, School of the Built Environment and Alison Cotgrave, Deputy Director, Department of the Built Environment, both at Liverpool John Moores University, UK

With an added emphasis on sustainability and energy performance as well as new sections on flooding and health and safety, this new edition has been thoroughly updated for Building Technology or Construction Management students studying the technology of refurbishment and rehabilitation of buildings. Contents: Preface / PART I: BUILDING REFURBISHMENT, MAINTENANCE AND SUSTAINABILITY / The Context of Refurbishment / The Context of Maintenance / PART II: COMMON DEFECTS ENCOUNTERED DURING CONSTRUCTION / Common Defects in Buildings / PART III: THE TECHNOLOGY OF REFURBISHMENT / Common Refurbishment Technologies / PART IV: THE MANAGEMENT OF MAINTENANCE AND REFURBISHMENT WORK / The Management of Refurbishment Work / Demolition and Disposal / Case Study / Index April 2011 Paperback

240pp £37.99

The first textbook in sustainable construction bringing together the whole range of topics from planning through to facilities management in an accessible and engaging way, and complete with illustrations and photographs. Written by experts and including real-world case studies, this book can be used as a core text or across several modules. Total Sustainability in the Built Environment

Edited by Alison Cotgrave and Mike Riley

Contents: Introduction / Planning Issues / Renewable Energy / Sustainable Design / Green Construction Technology and Management / Refurbishment for Sustainability / Building Services / Public Health Engineering Services / Smart Technologies / Carbon Reduction Management / Sustainable Procurement / Sustainable Project Management / Sustainable Facilities Management / Sustainable Property Issues / Case Studies January 2013 Paperback

368pp £39.99

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Management of Global Construction Projects Edward Ochieng, Senior Lecturer, Liverpool John Moores University, UK, Andrew Price, Professor of Project Management, Loughborough University, UK and David Moore, Reader, Robert Gordon University, UK

Management of Global Construction Projects Edward Ochieng, Andrew Price and David Moore

Examines key issues for students and professionals interested in and working with global construction project organizations. It focuses on the managing of culturally diverse and globally dispersed construction project teams. The text takes a decision-making, business-oriented approach, reinforced with contemporary international case studies.

Environmental Science in Building 7th edition Randall McMullan, Construction Physicist, Government Advisor and Writer

Seventh Edition

Environmental Science in Building

This engaging text covers the science, technology and services that relate to the comfort of humans and the environmental performance of buildings. Topics are arranged for easy reading, and assume a minimum experience of science and mathematics. This edition has been revised in line with new regulations, up-to-date practice and world-wide trends. Randall McMullan

Contents: This book / Future of Construction Project Management and Strategic Issues / Relevance of Project Structure and Organisation / Project Management Process / Managing Cultural Complexity / Stakeholders in Projects / Partnering and Alliancing / Financing International Construction Projects / Measuring and Improving Project Performance / Management of Uncertainty / Sustainability Construction / International Perspectives on Global Projects

Contents: PART 1: CORE TOPICS / The Environment / Energy Use in Buildings / Thermal Effects in Buildings / Air Control in Buildings / Principles of Lighting / Artificial Lighting / Natural Lighting / Aspects of Sound / Noise and Sound Insulation / Room Acoustics / Electricity Supplies / Water Supplies / Waste Water / Green Buildings / PART 2: RESOURCES SECTION / Resource 1: Science Information / Resource 2: Principles of Heat / Resource 3: Principles of Light and Sound / Resource 4: Principles of Electricity / Resource 5: Principles of Water Technology / Resource 6: References

January 2013 Paperback

April 2011 Paperback

304pp £34.99

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Building Quantities Explained 5th edition Ivor H. Seeley, formerly Emeritus Professor and Roger Winfield, Principle Lecuturer, both at Nottingham Trent University, UK

A long established text that aims to meet the needs of students studying building measurement in the early years of quantity surveying and building degree courses. It contains a careful selection of twenty-eight worked examples embracing all the principal building elements and including alternative constructional methods to illustrate a range of approaches. December 1998 Paperback

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Construction Contract Preparation and Management

Construction Contract Law

From Concept to Completion

3rd edition

Geoff Powell, Senior Lecturer in Construction Contracts, Contract Management, Procurement, Coventry University, UK

Construction Contract Preparation and Management From Concept to Completion

Geoff Powell

A practical approach starting at the very beginning of projects and making important connections between stages which are often misunderstood. Considers the topic from an industry perspective including key issues such as Health & Safety, the Environment and EU regulations often ignored in other texts. Covers NEC and JCT contracts. Contents: The Construction Industry / The Investment Process / Parties and Stakeholders / An Introduction to Contracts / Rights and Obligations / Tendering and Contractor Selection / Site Investigation / The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 (CDM 2007) and Safety / Contract Strategies: Separated, Integrated and Management / Designers and Design Contracts / Contract Strategies: Partnering and Commercial Arrangements / Framework Agreements / The EU Procurement Directives / Pricing and Payment Mechanisms / Methods of Measurement and BoQs / Time and Programmes / Contract Law / liquidated Damages / Negligence / Construction Contracts / NEC3 ECC Fundamentals / NEC3 ECC Core Clauses One and Two / NEC3 ECC Core Clauses Three and Four / NEC3 ECC Core Clauses Five / NEC ECC Core Clauses Six / NEC ECC Core Clauses Seven to Nine / JCT Standard Building Contract SCB05 / Disputes March 2012 Paperback

528pp £29.99

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The Essentials

John Adriaanse, Senior Lecturer in Construction Law, Centre for Surveying, South Bank University, UK

Covering the essentials of the subject, including how the law has developed, the reasoning behind key contract clauses and how contract law is applied in practice, this is an invaluable guide for students at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Thoroughly updated, it now includes amendments to the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act. July 2010 Paperback

440pp £33.99

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Construction Contract Claims 3rd edition Reg Thomas, formerly Executive Director of James R. Knowles and Mark Wright, Barrister

With reference to the latest revisions to the Scheme for Construction Contracts and UK and international case law, this book confronts the difficult problems that arise in claim situations, offering a systematic approach to various types of claims. Suitable for construction professionals and contractors, and postgraduate students. November 2011 Hardback

304pp £50.00

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Mathematics for Engineers

Engineering Mathematics 6th edition

Fundamental Maths

K.A. Stroud, formerly Principal Lecturer in Mathematics, Coventry University, UK with Dexter J. Booth, formerly Principal Lecturer, University of Huddersfield, UK

Mark Breach, Principal Lecturer in Engineering Surveying, Nottingham Trent University, UK

A short, accessible textbook for students who are entering HE Fundamental or FE courses and need Maths to re-visit and develop school maths and gain confidence in it. The author explains the maths clearly through words and examples, not just pages of sums, and makes sure students put past anxieties about maths or gaps in their knowledge behind them. For Engineering and Science Mark Breach

January 2011 Paperback

416pp £27.99

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Foundation Mathematics K.A. Stroud, formerly Principal Lecturer in Mathematics, Coventry University, UK with Dexter J. Booth, formerly Principal Lecturer, University of Huddersfield, UK

A complete entry level mathematics book based on the phenomenally successful approach of the bestselling Engineering Mathematics by the same authors. This book is designed to help students embarking on a wide range of higer education courses to improve their mathematics to the required standard. April 2009 Paperback

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Engineering Mathematics is a huge word-ofmouth seller. Its unique programmed approach takes the student through the mathematics with a wealth of worked examples and exercises. The Online Personal Tutor guides students through exercises in the same stepby-step fashion as the book, with hundreds of full workings to questions. Contents: PART I: Foundation Topics / Arithmetic / Introduction to Algebra/ Expressions and Equations / Graphs/ Linear Equations and Simultaneous Linear Equations/ Polynomial Equations /Partial Fractions/ Trigonometry / Binomial Series / Differentiation / Integration / Functions / PART II: Complex Numbers 1 / Complex Numbers 2 / Hyperbolic Functions / Determinants / Matrices / Vectors / Differentiation / Differentiation Applications 1 / Differentiation Applications 2 / Partial Differentiation 1 / Partial Differentiation 2 / Curves and Curve Fitting / Series 1 / Series 2 / Integration 1 / Integration 2 / Reduction Formulas / Integration Applications 1 / Integration Applications 2 / Integration Applications 3 / Approximate Integration / Polar Coordinates Systems / Multiple Integrals / First-order Differential Equations / Secondorder Differential Equations / Introduction to Laplace Transforms / Statistics / Probability / Answers / Index January 2007 Paperback

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Advanced Engineering Mathematics 5th edition K.A. Stroud, formerly Principal Lecturer in Mathematics, Coventry University, UK with Dexter J. Booth, formerly Principal Lecturer, University of Huddersfield, UK

'I give this book 10/10 and my own personal Hooray!' - Amazon reviewer This bestselling textbook is a comprehensive course for undergraduates in engineering and science from second year level onwards. Its highly successful techniqueoriented approach guides the student through the development of each topic. There are hundreds of worked examples and exercises. New material has been added throughout this edition. May 2011 Paperback

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Engineering Mathematics Through Applications 2nd edition Kuldeep Singh, Senior Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, University of Hertfordshire , UK

A comprehensive, student-friendly text for first year engineering degree and pre-degree courses. Teaches maths in a step-by-step fashion with hundreds of examples and exercises, the majority in an applied engineering context so that you see immediately the purpose of the maths. Includes calculator and mathematical software examples and exercises. April 2011 Paperback

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STUDY SKILLS

Writing for Engineers

The Study Skills Handbook

3rd edition Joan Van Emden, Visiting Lecturer, University of Reading, UK

3rd edition Stella Cottrell, Director for Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, UK

The 3rd edition of the no. 1 bestselling study skills text helps students maximize their potential at university or college. Written by Stella Cottrell, leader in the field with over 1/2 million book sales to date, The Study Skills Handbook has proven itself as an invaluable 'must-have' companion for every student.

This book is full of practical advice and useful examples to help students and engineers write clearly, accurately and impressively. This updated third edition offers help on spelling, grammar and punctuation, choosing an appropriate format and using it accurately, presenting mathematical material clearly, writing for publication, and above all producing accurate and readable text. It is an essential aid for today's engineers.

February 2008 Paperback

April 2005 Paperback

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Critical Thinking Skills

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Studying the Built Environment

2nd edition

Marion Temple, Head of Professional and Academic Development, School of the Built Environment, Oxford Brookes University, UK

Stella Cottrell, Director for Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, UK

The new edition of this leading guide helps students to develop reflective thinking skills, improve their critical analysis and construct arguments more effectively. Easy-tofollow, step-by-step explanations along with plenty of examples and activities develop understanding at each stage. Includes a brand new chapter. May 2011 Paperback

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This unique book introduces students to the themes and aspects of studying the built environment. Contemporary issues such as sustainability and urbanization preface the explanation of the core subject disciplines of architecture, construction management, planning, real estate management and surveying. The distinctive student experience of learning about the built environment is explored with a focus upon learning and teaching methods, learning skills and assessment. The final chapter of the book looks at the links between academic study and professional practice. August 2004 Paperback

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A Adriaanse Construction Contract Law Advanced Engineering Mathematics Stroud Booth An Engineering Data Book Calvert Farrar

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B Barnes Soil Mechanics Breach Fundamental Maths Building Quantities Explained Seeley Winfield

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E Engineering Mathematics Stroud Booth 12 Engineering Mathematics Through Applications Singh 13 Environmental Science in Building McMullan 10

F Foundation Mathematics Stroud Booth Fundamental Maths Breach

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H Hamill Understanding Hydraulics Hulse Cain Structural Mechanics Hulse Cain Structural Mechanics: Worked Examples

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I Isaac O’Leary Daley Property Development Isaac O’Leary Property Investment Isaac O’Leary Property Valuation Principles

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Management of Global Construction Projects Ochieng Price Moore McKenzie Design of Structural Elements

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Reinforced Concrete Design Mosley Bungey Hulse 5 Riley Cotgrave Construction Technology 1: House Construction 8 Riley Cotgrave Construction Technology 2: Industrial and Commercial Building 8 Riley Cotgrave Construction Technology 3: The Technology of Refurbishment and Maintenance 9

S Seeley Winfield Building Quantities Explained Seward Understanding Structures Singh Engineering Mathematics Through Applications Soil Mechanics Barnes Stroud Booth Advanced Engineering Mathematics Stroud Booth Engineering Mathematics Stroud Booth Foundation Mathematics Structural Mechanics Hulse Cain Structural Mechanics: Worked Examples Hulse Cain Structures Williams Todd Studying the Built Environment Temple The Study Skills Handbook Cottrell Surveying for Engineers Uren Price

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T Temple Studying the Built Environment 14 Thomas Wright Construction Contract Claims 11 Total Sustainability in the Built Environment Cotgrave Riley 9

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