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Design Legislation and Governmental Organizations of Japan

Encyclopedia of Asian Design Volume 1 : Encyclopedia of East Asian Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Design legislation has been in effect in Japan for more than a hundred and thirty years, except for the period during the Second World War. Although the number of applications for design registration and registered designs under the Design...
...Introduction Historically, one of the dominant modes of categorizing and studying design has been in terms of the nation-state. However, some design historians question whether the nation-state provides the most suitable framework...

The Third Dialogue on Applicability

Turkka Keinonen

Turkka Keinonen is Professor of Design at Aalto University, Finland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designers, Users and Justice

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In this dialogue Practitioner and Scholar compare usability with the capability approach. They realize their earlier ignorance about the broader objectives of usability to improve wellbeing and quality of life and they decide to give...

Creative Industries

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The concept of creative industries, also referred to as cultural industries or creative economy, envisages human creativity as a source of economic innovation and development. Promoting the link between artistic practice and economic value,...

Design Curation and Education in Japan

Encyclopedia of Asian Design Volume 1 : Encyclopedia of East Asian Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Design curation and education in Japan developed after the country was Westernized in the Meiji era. Although from the start the government aimed at the establishment of a national design museum before the Imperial Museum opened in 1882...

BCD Barcelona Centre de Disseny (Barcelona Design Centre) (1973–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...BCD Barcelona Centre de Disseny (Barcelona Design Centre) is a private, nonprofit organization with forty years of experience in providing services to business and public institutions. Its main objectives are to promote design...

Designing Policy Objects: Anti-Heroic Design

Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...When in 1972 star designers Charles and Ray Eames were asked, ‘What are the boundaries of design?’ their answer, ‘What are the boundaries of problems?’ (Eames Office 2016), demonstrated nicely the unboundedness and heroic, hubristic...
...Introduction I had barely started working on this chapter in November 2016 when a committee representing four ministries of Turkey visited the Department of Industrial Design at Middle East Technical University. On The Tenth Development...

Austrian theory

John Heskett

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John Heskett (1937–2014) was a prolific and pioneering design academic. He worked as chair and professor of design at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, spent fifteen years as professor of design at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, and was also a visiting professor at universities in Denmark, Turkey, Chile, Germany, Japan, and Finland. He authored many classic design texts, including ‘Industrial Design’ (1980), ‘German Design 1870–1918’ (1987), and ‘Philips: A Study in Corporate Design’ (1989). A large part of his research focused on business applications for design. He was especially interested in exploring how design creates economic value, and the role of this in the design policy of governments and corporations. 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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Suzan Boztepe

Suzan Boztepe is based at the IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark. She previously worked in the department of industrial design at Middle East Technical University, Turkey. She holds a PhD in Design from Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, where she also received her Master of Design in Strategic Design Planning. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design and the Creation of Value

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Many basic criticisms of Neoclassical theory and the formulation of important alternative concepts and models were prefigured in the work of a group of scholars who initially came from Austria, although the term now covers scholars of many...

(A) Corporate Design Strategies: Design between Economics and Practice

A John Heskett Reader : Design, History, Economics

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...In the nineteenth century, Victorian historian Thomas Carlyle coined the phrase ‘the dismal science’ with reference to economics. As twentieth- and twenty-first-century life is driven increasingly by seemingly imperative financial issues...