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Design for the Real World has, since its first appearance twenty-five years ago, become a classic. Translated into twenty-three languages, it is one of the world's most widely read books on design. In this edition, Victor Papanek examines the attempts by designers to combat the tawdry, the unsafe, the frivolous, the useless product, once again providing a blueprint for sensible, responsible design in this world which is deficient in resources and energy.

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ISBN:
9780897331531
Author:
Papanek, Victor
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press
Location:
Chicago, Ill. :
Subject:
Industrial Design - Product
Subject:
Design, industrial
Subject:
Human engineering
Subject:
Science Reference-Technology
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
32
Publication Date:
20050831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in

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