• The Political Unconscious of Architecture: Re-opening Jameson's Narrative book cover

    The Political Unconscious of Architecture

    Re-opening Jameson's Narrative, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nadir Lahiji

    Thirty years have passed since eminent cultural and literary critic Fredric Jameson wrote his classic work, The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act, in which he insisted that 'there is nothing that is not social and historical - indeed, that everything is "in the last…

    Paperback – 2012-12-18

  • Visual Communication on the Web book cover

    Visual Communication on the Web

    1st Edition

    By xtine burrough, Paul Martin Lester

    Most web design books developed for the trade market are a series of exercises without a theoretical, aesthetic, or historic framework. In this book, Visual Communication on the Web, web design exercises are accompanied by concise introductions that relate history, design principles, and visual…

    Pack - Book & Online – 2012-12-10

  • An Introduction to Design and Culture: 1900 to the Present book cover

    An Introduction to Design and Culture

    1900 to the Present, 3rd Edition

    By Penny Sparke

    This third edition of An Introduction to Design and Culture has been revised and updated throughout to include issues of globalization, sustainability and digital/interactive design. New for this edition is a chapter which covers key changes in design culture. Design culture has changed…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06

  • From Organisation to Decoration: An Interiors Reader book cover

    From Organisation to Decoration

    An Interiors Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graeme Brooker, Sally Stone

    From Organisation to Decoration: An Interiors Reader is a reader for students, scholars and practitioners interested in the theories, processes and principles of the aspects of the theory and practice of interior architecture, interior design and interior decoration. The book is divided into three…

    Paperback – 2012-11-29

  • Flagship Marketing: Concepts and places book cover

    Flagship Marketing

    Concepts and places, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Kent, Reva Brown

    Flagships are the physical apogee of consumerism, places where brand experiences are most defined and interactions with consumers are highly refined. This book marks the first comprehensive study of the concept of the flagship, bringing together a range of scholarly insights from the field,…

    Paperback – 2012-09-05
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Diagramming the Big Idea: Methods for Architectural Composition book cover

    Diagramming the Big Idea

    Methods for Architectural Composition, 1st Edition

    By Michael T. Swisher

    As a beginning design student, you need to learn to think like a designer, to visualize ideas and concepts, as well as objects. In the second edition of Diagramming the Big Idea, Jeffrey Balmer and Michael T. Swisher illustrate how you can create and use diagrams to clarify your understanding…

    Paperback – 2012-08-01

  • Design Research: Synergies from Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Design Research

    Synergies from Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jesper Simonsen, Jørgen Ole Bærenholdt, Monika Büscher, John Damm Scheuer

    Design Research is a new interdisciplinary research area with a social science orientation at its heart, and this book explores how scientific knowledge can be put into practice in ways that are at once ethical, creative, helpful, and extraordinary in their results. In order to clarify the common…

    Paperback – 2012-01-26

  • The Graphic Communication Handbook book cover

    The Graphic Communication Handbook

    1st Edition

    By Simon Downs

    The Graphic Communication Handbook is a comprehensive and detailed introduction to the theories and practices of the graphics industry. It traces the history and development of graphic design, explores issues that affect the industry, examines its analysis through communications theory, explains…

    Paperback – 2011-10-12
    Media Practice

  • Rethinking the Interior, c. 1867–1896: Aestheticism and Arts and Crafts book cover

    Rethinking the Interior, c. 1867–1896

    Aestheticism and Arts and Crafts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Edwards, Imogen Hart

    From Aesthetes in Africa to the cultural history of the teapot, the essays in this collection contribute to scholarly debates across a wide range of disciplines. Addressing the question of whether "eclectic" relationships in Victorian decorative arts are actually self-conscious iconographic schemes…

    Hardback – 2011-07-28

  • Net Works: Case Studies in Web Art and Design book cover

    Net Works

    Case Studies in Web Art and Design, 1st Edition

    By xtine burrough

    Net Works offers an inside look into the process of successfully developing thoughtful, innovative digital media. In many practice-based art texts and classrooms, technology is divorced from the socio-political concerns of those using it. Although there are many resources for media theorists,…

    Paperback – 2011-07-27

  • The Spirit of Design: Objects, Environment and Meaning book cover

    The Spirit of Design

    Objects, Environment and Meaning, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Walker

    Imaginative design will be a crucial factor in enacting sustainability in people's daily lives. Yet current design practice is trapped in consumerist cycles of innovation and production, making it difficult to imagine how we might develop a more meaningful and sustainable rendition of material…

    Paperback – 2011-07-18

  • The Architecture of Information: Architecture, Interaction Design and the Patterning of Digital Information book cover

    The Architecture of Information

    Architecture, Interaction Design and the Patterning of Digital Information, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Dade-Robertson

    This book looks at relationships between the organization of physical objects in space and the organization of ideas. Historical, philosophical, psychological and architectural knowledge are united to develop an understanding of the relationship between information and its representation.…

    Paperback – 2011-05-25

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