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Craft and Design in the Hindu Way of Life

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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... . http://www.akshardham.com/gujarat/introduction/index.htm . Accessed June 6, 2015 Suchitra Balasubrahmanyan “Paper, Chopdas and Kites: Crafting Hindu-Muslim Symbiosis”. In Ahmedabad 600: Portraits of a City. Eds. Suchitra Balasubrahmanyan and Sharmila SagaraMumbai:...

National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad, India (1961–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Established in 1961 as the first institution to impart modern design education in India, the National Institute of Design (NID) marked a break from the traditional fine arts and craft education offered by colonial art schools established...

Indian Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Design in India exists in multiple time zones with many regional variations. Rightly referred to as a subcontinent, India is approximately the size of Europe with as much diversity. This makes it challenging to provide...

Introduction: Transnational and Global Design Issues

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...The Encyclopedia of Asian Design (EAD) makes Asia central to the study of design and its history by demonstrating the significant, varied, and enduring contributions of this vast region to its practice and products, their consumption...

Asian Design and Global Trade: Communication and Material Change, ca. 1500–1820

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Global connections were broadened, networks enhanced, and communications intensified after 1500 as Europeans uncovered ocean routes to Asia and the Americas. These linkages generated new and expanded commercial and imperial processes, many...

China’s Shipbuilding Technology and Maritime Trade

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Interactions between China and other parts of East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and Western Asia developed via the sea as well as the land. While there is a long history of scholarship on the overland routes of the Silk Road, more...

Dissent by Design: Anti-Olympic Action in East Asia

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Material practices and designed artifacts not only have the capacity to articulate political arguments but also hold political properties. They involve transformative processes of engagement with materiality that are different in nature...

Aesthetics of Asian Art and Design

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...In the Asian tradition of art and design, the object emerges as a result of giving form to ideas. The practice of thinking deeply about world phenomena, an ability to see the subtle principle behind the gross physicality, and an ability...

Japonisme

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Japonisme—the appreciation for all things Japanese, which began in the middle of the nineteenth century—must be situated within a larger fascination with things Asian. In the eighteenth century, Europeans developed a taste for Chinese art...

Perspectives on Sustainability

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...In the early twenty-first century, Asia is at a critical juncture: How can it continue to lift the world’s 900 million poorest out of poverty without perpetuating environmental destruction? In a world that has positioned the global economy...