Design: The Key Concepts

1st Edition

Catherine McDermott

Routledge
Published October 31, 2007
Reference - 264 Pages
ISBN 9780415320160 - CAT# RT19931
Series: Routledge Key Guides

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Summary

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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