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Modernism in Design
Reaktion Books (1997)

Ten new and important essays on design cover Modernism's fortunes in Germany, Italy, Sweden,...

Dutch Design: A History
Reaktion Books (2008)

Mienke Simon Thomas details the groundbreaking accomplishments and popular products of Dutch design...

Designing Modern Germany
Reaktion Books (2009)

German design and architecture reflects the country’s rich and fraught political history in its...

Design for Society
Reaktion Books (1997)

Although design has become eminently newsworthy among the general public in our society, there is...

Sensuous Surfaces: The Decorative Object in Early Modern China

Sensuous Surfaces

The Decorative Object in Early Modern China

Reaktion Books (2010)

With Sensuous Surfaces , Jonathan Hay offers one of the most richly illustrated and in-depth...

Design Creativity 2010
Springer London (2010)

What is ‘design creativity’? It is impossible to answer this question without considering why human...

Smart Design: First International Conference Proceedings

Smart Design

First International Conference Proceedings

Springer London (2012)

Good product designs merge materials, technology and hardware into a unified user experience; one...

An Anthology of Theories and Models of Design: Philosophy, Approaches and Empirical Explorations
Springer London (2014)

This book gathers significant theories in engineering design: axiomatic design theory, domain theory...

Coming Up Roses
Quadrille Publishing Ltd (2013)

From a very early age Cath Kidston loved to play shop -whether she was selling the contents of her...

Tips, Tools & Techniques to Care for Antiques, Collectibles, and Other Treasures
University of North Texas Press (2012)

What common baking ingredient can conceal white rings on furniture? (Crushed pecans.) How do you...