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Synopsis:

This is the essential student 's guide to Design its practice, its theory and its history. Drawing from a wide range of international examples, respected design writer Catherine McDermott explores key topics including:
  • international design from Europe to Africa
  • design history from Art Nouveau to punk
  • sustainable design, recycling and green design
  • design theory from semiotics to gender, to postcolonialism
  • design technology, graphic design and the web.

Fully cross-referenced, with up-to-date guides for further reading, Design: The Key Concepts is an indispensable reference for students of design, design history, fashion, art and visual culture.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415320153
Author:
Mcdermott Cathe
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
McDermott, Catherine
Author:
McDermott Cathe
Subject:
Design
Subject:
General
Subject:
General-General
Publication Date:
20080131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
268
Dimensions:
5.50x8.50x.75 in. 1.08 lbs.

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Product details 268 pages Routledge - English 9780415320153 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This is the essential student 's guide to Design its practice, its theory and its history. Drawing from a wide range of international examples, respected design writer Catherine McDermott explores key topics including:
  • international design from Europe to Africa
  • design history from Art Nouveau to punk
  • sustainable design, recycling and green design
  • design theory from semiotics to gender, to postcolonialism
  • design technology, graphic design and the web.

Fully cross-referenced, with up-to-date guides for further reading, Design: The Key Concepts is an indispensable reference for students of design, design history, fashion, art and visual culture.

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