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Graphic Design (08 Edition)
Graphic Design (08 Edition)
by Ellen Lupton
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How do designers get ideas? Many spend their time searching for clever combinations of forms, fonts, and colors inside thedesign annuals and monographs of other designers' work. For those looking to challenge the cut-and-paste mentality thereare few... (read more)

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Design Basics Index (04 Edition)
Design Basics Index (04 Edition)
by Jim Krause
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Master the 3 C's of Head-Turning Design Cover your basics with the book that covers everything from typography and color to layout and business issues Jim Krause, author of the popular Index series, guides you through the understanding and practice of... (read more)

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Medieval Craftsmen : Scribes and Illuminators (92 Edition)
Medieval Craftsmen : Scribes and Illuminators (92 Edition)
by Christopher De Hamel
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More manuscripts survive than any other artifact from the Middle Ages. They are often beautifully preserved, enabling us to appreciate the skilled design and craftsmanship of the men who created them.... (read more)

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Graphic Design: A Concise History (World of Art)
Graphic Design: A Concise History (World of Art)
by Richard Hollis
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This authoritative documentary history begins with the poster and goes on to chart the development of word and image in brochures and magazines, advertising, corporate identity, television, and electronic media, and the impact of technical innovations... (read more)

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Designing Interactions
Designing Interactions
by Bill Moggridge
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andlt;Pandgt;Digital technology has changed the way we interact with everything from the games we play to the tools we use at work. Designers of digital technology products no longer regard their job as designing a physical object--beautiful or... (read more)

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Unknown Craftsman : Japanese Insight Into Beauty ((Rev)89 Edition)
Unknown Craftsman : Japanese Insight Into Beauty ((Rev)89 Edition)
by Soetsu Yanagi
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This book challenges the conventional ideas of art and beauty. What is the value of things made by an anonymous craftsman working in a set tradition for a lifetime? What is the value of handwork? Why should even the roughly lacquered rice bowl of a... (read more)

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Invention by Design: How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing
Invention by Design: How Engineers Get from Thought to Thing
by Henry Petroski
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Henry Petroski's previous bestsellers have delighted readers with intriguing stories about the engineering marvels around us, from the lowly pencil to the soaring suspension bridge. In this book, Petroski delves deeper into the mystery of invention, to... (read more)

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Seeing Is Believing (4TH 12 Edition)
Seeing Is Believing (4TH 12 Edition)
by Arthur Asa Berger
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Seeing is Believing: An Introduction to Visual Communication uses semiotic theory, psychoanalytic theory and other theories to deal with various aspects of visual communication in an accessible, interesting and entertaining book. It has many new images... (read more)

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Graphic Design Sources (98 Edition)
Graphic Design Sources (98 Edition)
by Kenneth J. Hiebert
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With clear explanations and hundreds of revealing illustrations, the author of GRAPHIC DESIGN PROCESSES continues to discuss and demonstrate the process of design creation and how inventive graphic design inspiration arises from diverse sources. Hiebert... (read more)

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Launching the Imagination 2D
Launching the Imagination 2D
by Mary Stewart
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Launching the Imagination treats design as both a verb and a nounas both a process and a product. Design is deliberatea process of exploring multiple solutions and choosing the most promising option. Through an immersion in 2-D, 3-D, and 4-D concepts... (read more)

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The New Graphic Design School: A Foundation Course in Principles and Practice
The New Graphic Design School: A Foundation Course in Principles and Practice
by David Dabner
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The principles and practice of graphic design Graphic Design School is a foundation course for graphic designers working in print, moving image, and digital media.Practical advice on all aspects of graphics design-from understanding the basics to... (read more)

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Looking Good in Print 6TH Edition
Looking Good in Print 6TH Edition
by Roger C Parker
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Looking Good in Print, Sixth Edition, is the bestselling designer's guide for creating print documents using the newest desktop publishing technologies. It provides expert advice and invaluable techniques for the desktop publisher. This updated edition... (read more)

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Shaping Things (05 Edition)
Shaping Things (05 Edition)
by Bruce Sterling
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andlt;Pandgt;"Shaping Things is about created objects and the environment, which is to say, it's about everything," writes Bruce Sterling in this addition to the Mediawork Pamphlet series. He adds, "Seen from sufficient distance, this is a small topic... (read more)

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Meggs' History of Graphic Design
Meggs' History of Graphic Design
by Philip B Meggs
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Now in its Fourth Edition, this unrivaled, seminal work continues its long tradition of providing balanced insight and thorough historical background. Under the new authorial leadership of Alston Purvis, this authoritative book offers more than 450 new... (read more)

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LOGO Design Workbook: A Hands-On Guide to Creating Logos
LOGO Design Workbook: A Hands-On Guide to Creating Logos
by Adamsmorioka
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Breaks down the process of creating a logo into methodical steps so designers can execute each element strategically and successfully. It also provides advice and tips that explain what makes a logo work and why.... (read more)

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Primer of Visual Literacy
Primer of Visual Literacy
by Donis A Dondis
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Responding to the need she so clearly perceives, Ms. Dondis, a designer and teacher of broad experience, has provided a beginning text for art and design students and a basic text for all other students--those who do not intend to become artists or... (read more)

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Gutenberg Galaxy
Gutenberg Galaxy
by Marshall Mcluhan
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Marshall McLuhan looks back to what the printing revolution did to us and looks ahead to what the electronic revolution will do to us. Our world tomorrow will be utterly different, in ways we cannot even conceive. Marshall McLuhan pulls the curtain aside... (read more)

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Visual Explanations : Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative (97 Edition)
Visual Explanations : Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative (97 Edition)
by Edward R. Tufte
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Tufte's (statistical evidence and information design, Yale U.) third book on displaying information that began with the now classic The Visual Display of Quantitative Information (1983). Whereas the first considered the display of numbers and the... (read more)

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History of Modern Design (2ND 11 Edition)
History of Modern Design (2ND 11 Edition)
by David Seth Raizman
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Filling the gap for an extensively illustrated history of modern design, this introduction provides a balanced, chronological survey of the decorative arts, industrial design and graphic design from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries... (read more)

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Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, and Students (Design Briefs)
Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, and Students (Design Briefs)
by Ellen Lupton
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The organization of letters on a blank sheet -- or screen -- is the most basic challenge facing anyone who practices design. What type of font to use? How big? How should those letters, words, and paragraphs be aligned, spaced, ordered, shaped, and... (read more)

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