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Qualitative Design Research

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Qualitative design research is inquiry done from the perspective of interpreting a socially complex world to effect change. Qualitative design inquiry examines design issues and problems in a social context where participants are active...

Use, User-Centered Design

Anne-Marie Willis

Anne-Marie Willis is a design writer, editor and educator. She is currently professor of Design Theory at the German University in Cairo, Egypt. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...While most product design would be rationalized by claiming to bring benefits to the people who use those products, user-centered design has a more specific meaning. As a term, it gained prominence in Scandinavia in the 1980s in the context...

Participatory Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Participatory design is an approach based on the premise that those who are invested in the success of a design should be included in the design decision-making process. Through participatory design, users have a voice and are given...

Social Relations

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The process of design often involves many stakeholders to perform multiple interactions, and calls for multidisciplinary collaborative efforts to achieve intended design goals. In problem-solving or designerly social relations...

Social Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Design is by definition socially based, but the term social design has been used to refer to design actions oriented toward basic needs, complex problems, and/or pressing challenges that call for a holistic intervention and do not operate...

Crowd Sourcing

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Crowd sourcing is the practice of obtaining services or content through the outsourcing of tasks, or work packages, to a large undefined number of external potential providers, usually recruited by open calls. The concept emerged from...

This Way to the Exit: The Re-writing of the City Through Graphic Design, 1964–1989

Made in Italy : Rethinking a Century of Italian Design

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book Chapter

...Introduction The 1964 Triennale di Milano marked a turning point in the self-perception ofltalian design. That year the exhibition was curated by the semiologist Umberto Eco and architect Vittorio Gregotti, and ‘Free Time’ was its...

Project-Centered Democracy: Ecosystems of Ideas and Projects

Ezio Manzini

Ezio Manzini is Honorary Professor at the Politecnico di Milano, Italy, Chair Professor at the University of the Arts, London, UK and Guest Professor at Tongji University, China. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Rachel Anne Coad

Rachel Anne Coad

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Politics of the Everyday

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book Chapter

...There is always someone in the bar in the central square of Ambra, the nearest village to where I live, and there are always discussions. We talk about ourselves, about other people, about the world. About football, obviously, and about...

Layers of Care: Co-Designing a City Laboratory of Intercultural Dialogue

Designing Cultures of Care

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book Chapter

...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...

Conclusion: Design’s Tricky Future

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

Book Chapter

...The more I think, read, do and see, the more I view design as it is as part of the problem of an unsustainable mode of world-making. For this situation to change, what design is understood to be has to be remade.Or put simply, we need...