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  1. Crossing Design Boundaries

    Proceedings of the 3rd Engineering & Product Design Education International Conference, 15-16 September 2005, Edinburgh, UK

    Edited by Paul Rodgers, Libby Brodhurst, Duncan Hepburn

    This book presents over 100 papers from the 3rd Engineering & Product Design Education International Conference dedicated to the subject of exploring novel approaches in product design education. The theme of the book is "Crossing Design Boundaries" which reflects the editors’ wish to...

    Published November 9th 2005 by CRC Press

  2. Emotionally Durable Design

    Objects, Experiences and Empathy

    By Jonathan Chapman

    In today's unsustainable world of goods, where products are desired, purchased, briefly used and then promptly landfilled to make way for more, consumption and waste are rapidly spiralling out of control with truly devastating ecological consequences. Why do we, as a consumer society, have such...

    Published June 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  3. Urban Avant-Gardes

    Art, Architecture and Change

    By Malcolm Miles

    Urban Avant-Gardes presents original research on a range of recent contemporary practices in and between art and architecture giving perspectives from a wide range of disciplines in the arts, humanities and social sciences that are seldom juxtaposed, it questions many assumptions and accepted...

    Published February 25th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The City Cultures Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Iain Borden, Tim Hall, Malcolm Miles

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    Cities are both products of culture, and sites where culture is made and received. By presenting the very best of classic and contemporary writing on the culture of cities, The City Cultures Reader provides an accessible overview of the diverse material on the interface between cities and...

    Published October 15th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The City Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Richard T. Legates, Frederic Stout

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    The third edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best of publications on the city. It has been extensively updated to reflect the latest thinking on globalization, information technology and urban theory. Classic writings from such authors as Lewis Mumford, Jane...

    Published August 13th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Urban Futures

    Critical Commentaries on shaping Cities

    Edited by Tim Hall, Malcolm Miles

    Urban Futures brings together commentaries from a wide range of contemporary disciplines and fields relevant to urban culture, form and society. The book concerns cities in the broadest sense, not just as buildings and spaces, but also as processes and events or sites of occupation, in which...

    Published December 4th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Design Management Case Studies

    By David Hands, Jack Ingram, Robert Jerrard

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Design for Sustainability

    A Sourcebook of Integrated Ecological Solutions

    By Janis Birkeland

    With radical and innovative design solutions, everyone could be living in buildings and settlements that are more like gardens than cargo containers, and that purify air and water, generate energy, treat sewage and produce food - at lower cost. Birkeland introduces systems design thinking that cuts...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Proportion

    Science, Philosophy, Architecture

    By Richard Padovan

    This handbook provides readers with a well-illustrated and readable comparative guide to proportion systems in architecture, setting out the mathematical principles that underlie the main systems and illustrating these with examples of their use in historical and modern buildings. The main body of...

    Published September 8th 1999 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Understanding Architecture Through Drawing

    By Brian Edwards

    This introduction to design and graphic techniques will help the designer increase his or her understanding of buildings and places through drawing....

    Published November 17th 1993 by Taylor & Francis