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Lighting Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Lighting design is the design of lighting systems for different applications in exterior and interior environments. An appropriately lit environment serves a person’s ability to see well and to be able to do the tasks that they need...

Research

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Research is the discovery of new knowledge through the search of increasingly more detail about a subject. There are many different ways of doing research, ranging from investigating a specific subject of interest for personal interest...

Discovery-Led Research

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Discovery-led research provides new knowledge by unearthing different or unforeseen aspects about a particular subject of study. When research is discovery led, it may be devised for invention, it may happen through revelation...

Hierarchy of Needs (Maslow)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The Hierarchy of Needs is a humanistic psychological model created by Abraham Harold Maslow. It was first published in the Psychological Review in 1943 and then fully developed in his book Motivation and Personality in 1954. Considered...

Open Plan

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The “Open Plan” is a planning method used in the design of office environments, where workstations are grouped together to favor collaborative teamwork. The open plan layout emerged from two seminal developments in the mid-twentieth...

Design for Disability

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Design for disability concerns the development of designed products from a human-centered perspective, to enable people with disabilities to be empowered citizens in society. Design for disability concerns designing the appropriate...

Critical Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... Gavin Melles and Luke Feast. “Design Thinking and Critical Approaches: The Pragmatist’s Compromise.” In Tiiu Vaikla-Poldma (Ed.), Meanings of Designed Spaces....

Interior Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Interior design is the design of interior environments emphasizing the functional and aesthetic organization of spaces using objects, materials, and accessories chosen for intimate human use. Interior design focuses on the specific...

Simplicity

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Simplicity is a way to achieve an appropriate design when the goal is to simplify the way a design is communicated or when a designer wants to emphasize one element or another of a design. Simplicity can be used as a design principle...

Design and Build

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Design and build is a project delivery method circumventing usual bidding processes in construction. Approaches include contracting with a single professional contractor for both design and build services, or when an owner commissions...