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Author Hanaor, Ariel.

Title Principles of structures / Ariel Hanaor
Published Oxford, England ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Science, 1998

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Description x, 182 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Pt. I. Basic Concepts. 1. Introduction: The Design Process. 2. Structure. 3. Forces in Structures - Equilibrium. 4. Computational Examples. 5. Force - Displacement Relations in Structures. 6. Properties of Materials and Design -- Pt. II. Characteristics of Structural Systems. 7. Stability, Rigidity and Classification of Structures. 8. Planar Bar Structures. 9. Cables and Arches. 10. Introduction to Spatial Structures. 11. Shells. 12. Tension Structures
Summary This book provides an introduction to the conceptual design of structures for students of architecture and civil engineering. Using a highly visual approach and presenting concepts in a concise way, it provides an understanding of the fundamentals of structures and clear definitions of technical terms, whilst avoiding extensive mathematical formulation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Structural design.
LC no. 98012769
ISBN 0632042621 paperback