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Turkish Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Turkish design as a concept can be conceived with reference to two different but interrelated levels based on practical and ideological grounds. On the practical level, Turkish design refers basically to design practice in Turkey...

Hieroglyphics

Mark Wigan

Mark Wigan was subject leader for illustration at Camberwell College, UK, and later for Graphic Design at the University of Salford, UK. He is currently a lecturer in illustration at Hull College, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Illustration

AVA Book, 2009

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Protoindustrialization in Diverse Regions 1750–1900

Victor Margolin

Victor Margolin is Professor Emeritus of Design History at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a founding editor and now co-editor of the academic design journal Design Issues. His many books include: The Designed World: images, objects, environments; The Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design; Design Discourse: history, theory, criticism; Discovering Design: explorations in design studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World History of Design Volume 1 : Prehistoric Times to World War I

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Introduction The emergence of an industrial culture in Europe and the United States in the later part of the 19th century created a division between the “center,” comprising rapidly industrializing nations with emerging middle-class...

The Earliest Civilizations 7000 bce–900 bce

Victor Margolin

Victor Margolin is Professor Emeritus of Design History at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a founding editor and now co-editor of the academic design journal Design Issues. His many books include: The Designed World: images, objects, environments; The Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design; Design Discourse: history, theory, criticism; Discovering Design: explorations in design studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World History of Design Volume 1 : Prehistoric Times to World War I

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Introduction Civilizations developed unevenly during this period, although sedentary cultures appeared in all parts of the world. Craftsmen discovered different techniques for making pottery and other objects of daily life...

Asia, Africa, and the Americas 800 bce–1200 ce

Victor Margolin

Victor Margolin is Professor Emeritus of Design History at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a founding editor and now co-editor of the academic design journal Design Issues. His many books include: The Designed World: images, objects, environments; The Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design; Design Discourse: history, theory, criticism; Discovering Design: explorations in design studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World History of Design Volume 1 : Prehistoric Times to World War I

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Encyclopedia Article

...Introduction Europe experienced a period of cultural and economic decline after the fall of Rome, but other parts of the world outside the influence of Greco-Roman culture continued their own advancement only to confront...

The Near and Middle East 1900–1939

Victor Margolin

Victor Margolin is Professor Emeritus of Design History at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a founding editor and now co-editor of the academic design journal Design Issues. His many books include: The Designed World: images, objects, environments; The Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design; Design Discourse: history, theory, criticism; Discovering Design: explorations in design studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World History of Design Volume 2 : World War I to World War II

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Encyclopedia Article

...The Ottoman Empire At the end of the 19th century, the Ottoman Empire encompassed much of the Near East and Middle East regions. Istanbul was the capital of the empire and other major cities were Baghdad, Damascus, Beirut...

Between the Global and National Self: The Abaya and Asian Transnational Design

Encyclopedia of Asian Design Volume 4 : Transnational and Global Issues in Asian Design

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Encyclopedia Article

...Globalization compresses the world and presents it as one global space. In this imaginary borderless place, exposure to different cultural phenomena results in the coexistence of localized identities, practices, and experiences. The process...

Applying Oral Sources: Design Historian, Practitioner And Participant

Writing Design : Words and Objects

Bloomsbury Academic, 2012

Book Chapter

...Words, written and spoken, are an integral part of design research and practice. Images, illustrations, designed forms and spaces need to be placed in a contextual framework in order to communicate a message and impart meaning. Design...

Ron Arad

Designer Biography

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...Israeli-born industrial and furniture designer and architect, Arad studied at the Bezalel Academy of Arts Jerusalem in 1971 before moving to London in 1973 to train at the Architectural Association (AA) under renowned architects Peter Cook...

The modern home, Western fashion and feminine identities in mid-twentieth-century Turkey

Performance, Fashion and The Modern Interior : From the Victorians to Today

Berg, 2011

Book Chapter

...The trio of modern home, Western fashion and feminine identities offers productive opportunities to explore the politically charged sociocultural changes, as well as the continuity, that marked Turkish modernity. An abundance of idealized...