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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Care describes that aspect of the human condition that makes us spend time and resources on people and situations beyond our mere survival. Care is an essential aspect of design, motivating why we design things, things that take care...

Design Possibilities and Responsibilities in Framing Well-being

Ethics in Design and Communication : Critical Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

eBook

...With busier schedules, abundant information, and complex social interactions, stressors are increasing, and have a significant impact on personal well-being. At the same time, with a greater expectation for emphasis on the quality of life...

Performing a Practice of Care: A Dialogue

Mick Douglas

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Laurene Vaughan

Laurene Vaughan is Professor of Design at RMIT University, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Cultures of Care

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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On Care and Education

Tony Fry

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Tony Fry is Director of the sustainment consultancy Team D/E/S and Professor of Design, Griffith University, Queensland College of Art. He is also author of Design Futuring: Sustainability, Ethics and New Practice (Berg, 2008) and Design as Politics (Berg, 2010). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Clive Dilnot

Clive Dilnot is professor of Design Studies at Parsons The New School for Design, New York, USA. Recent publications include Ethics? Design? (2005) and, as co-author, Design and the Question of History (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Susan C. Stewart

Susan C. Stewart is Director of Postgraduate Studies and Curriculum Development, Design School, University of Technology Sydney, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design and the Question of History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...There is quite a rage for design thinking these days, not only in business, but also in educational circles. That education should take up design thinking in the wake of business’s enthusiasm for it simultaneously signals both cause...
...How to ask and answer questions and hear the world in our asking and answering is the task before us.I am writing this chapter at a time when I long to be in conversation with others. I am writing at a specific moment in US and global...
...Concerned beings Martin Heidegger, among others, is often credited with recognizing that the nature of human being is to be concerned about the nature of being. Heidegger opens Being and Time (1996 [1927]) by defining humans as the beings...
...Care is “a matter of various hands working together (over time) towards a result . . . an interaction in which the action goes back and forth (in an ongoing process)” (Mol 2008: 68). Care is reciprocal, both given and received. The patient...

Seeking Empathy in Conscious Cities

Designing Cultures of Care

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

eBook

...Seeking empathy Seek (1969–70), also known as Blocksworld, was an installation produced by Nicholas Negroponte with the Architecture Machine Group at MIT, originally shown in the exhibition Software / Information technology: Its New...

Origins of a Misfit Design The Advent of the Modern Wheelchair (–1945)

Elizabeth Guffey

Elizabeth Guffey is Professor of Art and Design History at State University of New York, Purchase. Her area of specialization is 19th, 20th and 21st century design history. Elizabeth Guffey has authored numerous books and articles on design, and was a founding editor of the leading design journal Design and Culture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Disability : Symbols, Space, and Society

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...After she’d grown up, Ruth Bie couldn’t remember meeting Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) or patting the dog on his lap (Fischer, 2008) (Figure 1.1). And perhaps FDR would have preferred this. In the last twenty years we have become...

Understanding Suicide and Assisted Dying – Why Is ‘Design for Death’ Tricky?

Lorraine Gamman

Lorraine Gamman is Professor of Design at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

eBook

...A girl calls and asks, ‘does it hurt very much to die?’‘Well, sweetheart’, I tell her, ‘yes, but it hurts a lot more to keep living’.We cannot escape the reality of dying; it will happen to all of us. At least 0.8 per cent of the planet...