• Choosing Safety: A Guide to Using Probabilistic Risk Assessment and Decision Analysis in Complex, High-Consequence Systems book cover

    Choosing Safety

    A Guide to Using Probabilistic Risk Assessment and Decision Analysis in Complex, High-Consequence Systems, 1st Edition

    By Michael V. Dr Frank

    The technological age has seen a range of catastrophic and preventable failures, often as a result of decisions that did not appropriately consider safety as a factor in design and engineering. Through more than a dozen practical examples from the author�s experience in nuclear power, aerospace,…

    Paperback – 2008-08-19

  • Design for Sustainability: A Practical Approach book cover

    Design for Sustainability

    A Practical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Tracy Bhamra, Vicky Lofthouse

    Design for Sustainability is a practical approach to design which focuses on the challenges and issues faced by those designing consumer products in the 21st Century. It is written from a design perspective and aimed at both professional and student industrial and product designers, and those…

    Hardback – 2007-12-21
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Design for Inclusivity: A Practical Guide to Accessible, Innovative and User-Centred Design book cover

    Design for Inclusivity

    A Practical Guide to Accessible, Innovative and User-Centred Design, 1st Edition

    By Roger Coleman, John Clarkson, Julia Cassim

    Inclusive design not only ensures that products, services, interfaces and environments are easier to use for those with special needs or limitations, but in doing so also makes them better for everyone. Design for Inclusivity, written by a team that has pioneered inclusive design practice…

    Hardback – 2007-12-21
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Designing for the 21st Century: Volume I: Interdisciplinary Questions and Insights book cover

    Designing for the 21st Century

    Volume I: Interdisciplinary Questions and Insights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Inns

    As we become familiar with the 21st century we can see that what we are designing is changing, new technologies support the creation of new forms of product and service, and new pressures on business and society demand the design of solutions to increasingly complex problems, sometimes local, often…

    Hardback – 2007-12-21

  • Perspective, Projections and Design: Technologies of Architectural Representation book cover

    Perspective, Projections and Design

    Technologies of Architectural Representation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mario Carpo, Frédérique Lemerle

    The essays selected for this book, presented in chronological order, discuss various aspects of image-making technologies, geometrical knowledge and tools for architectural design, focusing in particular on two historical periods marked by comparable patterns of technological and cultural change.…

    Paperback – 2007-09-26

  • Designers Visionaries and Other Stories: A Collection of Sustainable Design Essays book cover

    Designers Visionaries and Other Stories

    A Collection of Sustainable Design Essays, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Chapman, Nick Gant

    Designers, Visionaries and Other Stories unpacks the complex and crucial debates surrounding sustainable design to deliver a compelling manifesto for change, at a time of looming ecological crisis, mounting environmental legislation and limited progress. This is a book about sustainable design, by…

    Paperback – 2007-08-20

  • Designing Liners: A History of Interior Design Afloat book cover

    Designing Liners

    A History of Interior Design Afloat, 1st Edition

    By Anne Wealleans

    This in-depth history of the interior design of ocean liners surveys the transient history of interior design in relation to the development of passenger shipping, from commissioning by the line owners, methods and sources for the original creation of designs through to its construction, use and…

    Paperback – 2006-09-20

  • Sustainable by Design: Explorations in Theory and Practice book cover

    Sustainable by Design

    Explorations in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Walker

    To advance the subject of design one has to engage in the activity of designing. Sustainable by Design offers a compelling and innovative, design-centred approach that explores both the meaning and practice of sustainable design. Walker explores the design process in the context of sustainability,…

    Paperback – 2006-09-01

  • Japanese Modernisation and Mingei Theory: Cultural Nationalism and Oriental Orientalism book cover

    Japanese Modernisation and Mingei Theory

    Cultural Nationalism and Oriental Orientalism, 1st Edition

    By Yuko Kikuchi

    Conceptualised in 1920s Japan by Yanagi Sôetsu, the Mingei movement has spread world wide since the 1950s, creating phenomena as diverse as Mingei museums, Mingei connoisseurs and collectors, Mingei shops and Mingei restaurants. The theory, at its core and its adaptation by Bernard Leach, has long…

    Paperback – 2006-04-06

  • Urban Avant-Gardes: Art, Architecture and Change book cover

    Urban Avant-Gardes

    Art, Architecture and Change, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Miles

    Urban Avant-Gardes presents original research on a range of recent contemporary practices in and between art and architecture giving perspectives from a wide range of disciplines in the arts, humanities and social sciences that are seldom juxtaposed, it questions many assumptions and accepted…

    Paperback – 2004-02-26

  • Art in World History 2 Vols book cover

    Art in World History 2 Vols

    1st Edition

    By Hollingsworth

    A guide to the establishment of the library which covers materials acquisition, the organization and usage of the library's collection to provide a variety of services and the use of automation. This book aims to instruct the librarian on managing the small library effectively.…

    Hardback – 2003-12-01

  • Anjou: Medieval Art, Architecture and Archaeology book cover


    Medieval Art, Architecture and Archaeology, 1st Edition

    By John McNeill

    Paperback – 2003-03-01
    The British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions

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