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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

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... of death care design, generated by a 2013 Designboom competition, offer important new ways of thinking about how to design for death (Gamman and Gunasekera 2015). In a similar way, the social design research team in Hong Kong led by Yanki Lee,...

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

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... and Oliverier) as well as discussion of the (iii) potential of design to help address tricky policy issues (by Gamman, Gunasekera and Kidwell, Kimbell and Thorpe) signal new design approaches and agendas. All the chapters therefore engage...

Trickery in Civic Design: Co-optation, Subversion and Politics

Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...The views expressed here of the authors may not fully reflect the positions of our project partners, community groups or the official positions or policies of the City of New York or the New York City agencies discussed in this chapter. All...

Guns and Morality: Mediation, Agency and Responsibility

Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Introduction There are three reasons why guns are interesting as a class of material objects with a distinctive moral significance. The first is the unusually limited purposes of guns as objects that can be drawn into the momentary action...
... as that of the socially responsive designer, we are able to mobilize understandings discussed elsewhere (Gamman and Thorpe 2006, 2011) that locate the designer as ‘a co-actor within a co-design process – sometimes leading as an expert and sometimes not’ –...
...The point of departure of the movement lies in the people themselves …. Accordingly, the point of departure must always be with [people] in the ‘here and now’, which constitutes the situation within which they are submerged, from which...

The Quest for Purity, ‘Clean’ Design and a New Ethics of ‘Dirty Design’

Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...The contemporary designer is forced to grapple with an ever-increasing range of forces and agencies, which may be revealed or concealed in the design process. In this chapter, I analyse a cluster of design paradigms that hover around...
...This chapter examines the commitments that designers and design researchers make – or perhaps ignore or neglect – when they embark on work in the unbounded field of designing with and for communities. This work is growing in prominence...

Designers and Brokers of the Mobility Regime

Mahmoud Keshavarz

Mahmoud Keshavarz is a postdoctoral researcher at the Engaging Vulnerability Research Program, Department of Cultural Anthropology, Uppsala University, Sweden. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Tricky Design : The Ethics of Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Despite the promise of globalization in free movement of ideas, things, capital and bodies, globalization in practice has resulted in one of the most hardened and intensive periods of bordering and regulating of movement in the history...

Introduction: Ways of Thinking Tricky Design

Tom Fisher

Tom Fisher is Professor in the School of Art and Design at Nottingham Trent University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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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

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... (DiSalvo 2010). From Adam Thorpe’s discussion of the design of public services in what it is to be hoped are temporary conditions of austerity, Lorraine Gamman and Pras Gunasekera discuss design’s potential to engage with the permanence...